RUFORUM Partners

Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) partners

No

Name of partner

Link

Focus of the partnership

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The Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations

http://www.fao.org/home/en/

Strengthening the capacities of RUFORUM member universities to better contribute to the improvement of food security, nutrition, increasing sustainability, inclusiveness and resilience of agricultural and food systems, adapting to the climate change towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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African Union Commission (AUC)

https://au.int/en/hrst

Implementation of the African of Science, Technology and Innovation Strategy (STISA 2024), and the African Union Committee of ten Heads of State and Government championing higher education, science, technology and innovation (AU-C10) and the broader Agenda 2063

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Arab Organization for Agricultural Development (AOAD)

http://www.aoad.org/Eabout.htm

Jointly facilitate agricultural development and food and nutrition security while generating opportunities for employment and wealth creation through research, training and community outreach

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OCP Group

http://www.ocpgroup.ma/en/home

Human capacity development, research and policy advocacy for soil and plant nutrition, digital agriculture and sustainable development in Africa through agriculture and human capacity development

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Association of Public and Land Grant Universities

http://www.aplu.org/about-us/

Collaborative research and capacity development in agriculture and related sciences among African and American universities

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The European Alliance on Agricultural Knowledge for Development (AGRINATURA)

https://agrinatura-eu.eu/

Cooperation between Africa and Europe in agricultural higher education and research

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Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA)

https://faraafrica.org/

Implementation of the Science Agenda for African Agriculture and the Comprehensive African Agriculture Programme for Development

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Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network

https://www.fanrpan.org/

Collaboration in research, human capacity development, advocacy for food, agriculture and natural resources policy in Africa

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International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

https://www.iita.org/

Graduate training, internships and research in agriculture and rural development

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International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics

https://www.icrisat.org/

Cooperation in graduate training, agricultural research and outreach

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The Belt and Road/ South-South Cooperation Agricultural Education, Science And Technology Innovation League (BRSSCAL)

http://admissions.cau.edu.cn/en/index/index

Cooperation in agricultural higher education and research in Africa and Belt and Road Member Countries

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Global Soil Partnership

http://www.fao.org/global-soil-partnership/en/

Capacity building and research in soil resources and land management

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Alliance for Commodity Trade in Eastern and Southern Africa

https://www.comesa.int/

Cooperation in establishment and coordination of networks of excellence within the COMESA region

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The Africa Agribusiness Incubation Network (AAIN)

http://new.africaain.org/

Capacity building and research in entrepreneurship and business incubation in Africa

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Partnership for African Social and Governance Research (PASGR)

http://www.pasgr.org/

Capacity building and research in entrepreneurship institutional leadership and management universities

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Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

https://www.slu.se/en

Cooperation in agriculture, environment and natural resources management research and human capacity development

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Lomonosov Moscow State University

https://www.msu.ru/en/

Promoting the mutual cooperation in the higher education training, research, extension and outreach through universities;

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Ghent University

https://www.ugent.be/en

Cooperation in agriculture, environment and natural resources management research and human capacity development

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Wageningen University and Research Centre

https://www.wur.nl/en.htm

Cooperation in agriculture, environment and natural resources management research and human capacity development

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Access agriculture

https://www.accessagriculture.org/

Research in dissemination of agricultural technologies

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Enterprise Uganda

https://enterprise.co.ug/

Capacity building for agro-entrepreneurship