Feed the Future & the New Alliance for Food
Security and Nutrition
6th
Africa Agriculture Science Week and FARA
General As...
Focus Countries
External Partnerships
 Governments
 Multilateral
organizations
 Faith-based community
 CSOs
 Private sector
Selected Successes
 Country-owned plans and multi-
year strategies (CAADP)
 Global Agriculture and Food Security
Program...
FY 12 Results
 > 7 million food producers adopted improved
agricultural technologies or practices
 Nearly 4 million hect...
New Alliance for Food Security &
Nutrition
 Launched at 2012 G8 Summit at Camp David
 Builds on progress & commitments f...
New Alliance for Food Security &
Nutrition
 African countries commit to policy changes to
increase private investment
 M...
Overarching Goal: Sustainable Intensification
Feed The Future Research Strategy
Program for Sustainable Intensification
Program for Climate Resilient Cereals
Program for Advanced Research on Animal and ...
Scaling Technologies
G8 New Alliance Technology and Innovation
Enabling Actions
•New Alliance Technology Platform (CGIAR/F...
For More Information Please See our Feed
the Future Website
Thank You!
www.feedthefuture.gov
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Feed the Future & the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition

  1. 1. Feed the Future & the New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition 6th Africa Agriculture Science Week and FARA General Assembly July 19, 2013
  2. 2. Focus Countries
  3. 3. External Partnerships  Governments  Multilateral organizations  Faith-based community  CSOs  Private sector
  4. 4. Selected Successes  Country-owned plans and multi- year strategies (CAADP)  Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP)  1,000 Days partnership for nutrition  Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index
  5. 5. FY 12 Results  > 7 million food producers adopted improved agricultural technologies or practices  Nearly 4 million hectares under improved cultivation or management practices  Targeted commodity exports increased in value by $84 million  More than 660 public-private partnerships formed  Value of agricultural and rural loans increased by more than $150 million
  6. 6. New Alliance for Food Security & Nutrition  Launched at 2012 G8 Summit at Camp David  Builds on progress & commitments from 2009 L’Aquila G8 Summit  Commitment by G8 members, African countries & private sector partners  Goal: Lift 50 million people out of poverty over 10 years
  7. 7. New Alliance for Food Security & Nutrition  African countries commit to policy changes to increase private investment  More than 70 companies have committed over $3.75 billion  Initially launched in Ethiopia, Ghana &Tanzania  Now also in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire & Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria  Feed the Future is the U.S. contribution to this effort
  8. 8. Overarching Goal: Sustainable Intensification Feed The Future Research Strategy
  9. 9. Program for Sustainable Intensification Program for Climate Resilient Cereals Program for Advanced Research on Animal and Plant Diseases Program for Legume Productivity Program for Safe & Nutritious Foods Program for Policy Research & Support Program for Human & Institutional Capacity Development Food Security Innovation Center Program Areas
  10. 10. Scaling Technologies G8 New Alliance Technology and Innovation Enabling Actions •New Alliance Technology Platform (CGIAR/FARA) •Scaling Seeds and Technologies Partnership (AGRA) •ICT Extension Challenge
  11. 11. For More Information Please See our Feed the Future Website Thank You! www.feedthefuture.gov
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