Agroecology. The Bold Future of Farming in Africa

Title Agroecology. The Bold Future of Farming in Africa
Contributor AFSA, TOAM
Author AFSA, TOAM
Content A publication launched by the African Alliance for Food Sovereignty, showcasing the huge potential of Agroecology to feed Africa, fix broken food systems and repair damaged landscapes, providing abundant healthy and nutritious food sustainably while increasing incomes and improving climate resilience. The publication also illustrates 15 case studies.
Type of initiative Case Studies, Report
Year Published 2017
Language English
Africa ETHIOPIA, GHANA, KENYA, MALAWI, TOGO, UGANDA, Zimbabwe
Link http://afsafrica.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Agroecology-the-bold-future-of-farming-in-Africa-ebook1.pdf

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Agroforesterie pour la sécurité alimentaire au Malawi

Title Agroforesterie pour la sécurité alimentaire au Malawi
Contributor Oakland Institute
Author Oakland Institute
Content Le Malawi est confronté à une myriade de problèmes environnementaux, sociaux et sanitaires, y compris l’insécurité alimentaire, la dégradation des terres et la déforestation. Un programme d’agroforesterie promeut la plantation d’arbres pour augmenter les rendements des cultures dans les sols épuisés, lutter contre la déforestation et autonomiser les femmes.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 2015
Language English, French
Africa MALAWI
Link http://www.oaklandinstitute.org/sites/oaklandinstitute.org/files/Securite_Alimentare_Malawi.pdf

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Agroforestry for Food Security in Malawi

Title Agroforestry for Food Security in Malawi
Contributor Oakland Institute
Author Oakland Institute
Content Malawi faces myriad of environmental, social, and human health challenges, including food insecurity, land degradation and deforestation. An agroforestry program promotes tree planting to increase crop yields in previously depleted soils, reverse deforestation, and empower women.
This case study is part of a series of 33 case studies with a focus on Agroeocology produced by the Oakland Institute and co-published with the Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA).

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Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published 2015
Language English, French
Africa MALAWI
Link http://www.oaklandinstitute.org/sites/oaklandinstitute.org/files/Food_Security_Malawi.pdf

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Organic farming: the successful story of Mr. Chidumula Nkhata

Title Organic farming: the successful story of Mr. Chidumula Nkhata
Contributor Development Fund
Author The Development Fund
Content Growing maize with use of manure alone.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa MALAWI
Link http://tinyurl.com/czpogxf

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Malawi farmers and their successful stories

Title Malawi farmers and their successful stories
Contributor Development Fund
Author The Development Fund
Content Development Fund brings to you some successful stories. Malawi farmers, from different districts, show us how to cope with farmers constrains and simply feed themselves and their communities in an sustainable way.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa MALAWI
Link http://tinyurl.com/czhncbh

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Maize pit planting withstands challenges of climate change

Title Maize pit planting withstands challenges of climate change
Contributor Development Fund
Author Development Fund
Content Maize Pit Planting is a technology where maize is planted in pits. This technology brings good results in areas of low rainfall, dry spells or low moisture. In addition can easily be afforded by farmers and its is environemental friendly.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
Africa MALAWI
Link http://tinyurl.com/d6p7xah

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