• Jiboro Women posed to increase Food Production

    Jiboro Women posed to increase Food Production

    PROJECT TYPE: Organic Food production farm PROJECT PARTNERS: ECO Friendly International, CARE Foundation and Agar Vision Africa Agricultural Initiative PROJECT LOCATION: Jeborokunta, Kombo East, The Gambia PROJECT COMMUNITY COUNT: 7500 Inhabitants PROJECTED TARGET: 38,000 people […]

     
  • EU Rehabilitates Three GGC Tugboats for Effective Groundnut Marketing.

    EU Rehabilitates Three GGC Tugboats for Effective Groundnut Marketing.

    EU Rehabilitates Three GGC Tugboats for Effective Groundnut Marketing. by Femi Peters TAV The inauguration ceremony of the rehabilitated GGC Tugboats took place at the Slipway of the GGC complex at Denton bridge on the […]

     
  • Meat and dairy product Tycoon Speaks on first processing Plant in the Gambia

    Meat and dairy product Tycoon Speaks on first processing Plant in the Gambia

    Meat and dairy product Tycoon Speaks on first processing Plant in the Gambia by Femi Peters Kombo Dairy Farms having established in 2005 and was incorporated and registered in June,2007 ha two sites one a […]

     
  • National Farmers Platform, The Gambia Validates report on Rice value chain.

    National Farmers Platform, The Gambia Validates report on Rice value chain.

    National Farmers Platform, The Gambia Validates report on Rice value chain. By Amadou Jammeh TAV The validation workshop on the Study of the Rice value chain report carried out by the National Farmers Platform, The […]

     
  • FAO DG's message on WORLD FOOD DAY 2010

    FAO DG’s message on WORLD FOOD DAY 2010

    FAO DG’s message on WORLD FOOD DAY 2010 FAO Director-General’s Message on the World Food Day/TeleFood 2010 theme: “United against Hunger” On 16 October 2010, World Food Day enters its 30th year. The theme of […]

     
  • Climate Change Adaptation not mitigation evident in Africa.

    Climate Change Adaptation not mitigation evident in Africa.

    Climate Change Adaptation not mitigation evident in Africa. by Femi Peters TAV During the opening ceremony of the workshop on Community Based Adaptation to climate change held in Gambia which was funded by The Action […]

     
  • Gambia to introduce OVOP concept.

    Gambia to introduce OVOP concept.

    Gambia to introduce OVOP concept. by Amat Jeng The introduction of One Village One Product (OVOP) is not new in sub-Saharan Africa, as Senegal, Nigeria and others have already adopted the concept. The Gambia being […]

     
  • Gambia MP’s Make move towards IDP rights.

    Gambia MP’s Make move towards IDP rights.

    Gambia MP’s Make move towards IDP rights. By Femi Peters (The Gambia) The Ministry of Interior and NGO affairs in partnership with Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) of the Norwegian Refugee Commission, UNHCR  and The […]

     
  • New Gambian Beverage for Local and International Market

    New Gambian Beverage for Local and International Market

    New Gambian Beverage for Local and International Market by Amat JENG, TAV Banjul Brewries Gambia Ltd, one of the oldest beverage making conglomerates in the country, started constructing its bottling plant in 1975 and began […]

     
  • NEA Forum Identifies Chemicals Vital for Nations’ Development

    NEA Forum Identifies Chemicals Vital for Nations’ Development

    The National Environment Agency has convened a two-day training on Hazard Communication on Globally Harmonised System (GHS) for the classification and labeling of chemicals at the Paradise Suites Hotel; a forum that sought to identify […]