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COMMUNIQUE OF THE SEVENTH COMPREHENSIVE AFRICA AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME PARTNERSHIP PLATFORM (CAADP PP) MEETING
The 7th Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) Partnership Platform (PP) Meeting jointly organised by the African Union Commission (AUC), the NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency (NEPAD ...
Communiqué: PACA Interim Steering Committee Ibadan, Nigeria 25‐27 June 2012 Meeting Outcomes
On 25-27 June 2012, the Interim Steering Committee (SC) of the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) conducted its second meeting in Ibadan, Nigeria. The meeting built on the outcomes of its first meeting, ...
Communiqué: PACA Steering Committee Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 30 October - 1 November 2012 Meeting and Outcomes
On 31 October 2012, the African Union Commission (AUC) hosted the launch ceremony for the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA), and inaugurated the PACA SC. The launch coincided with the African Union celebrating ...
Press Release - Uganda holds aflatoxin business meeting
The African Union Commission through the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) is working to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of Governments to tackle the aflatoxin challenge in Africa. Furthermore, ...
Communiqué: PACA’s Interim Steering Committee 1-2 March 2012 Meeting and Outcomes
On 1-2 March 2012, the Interim Steering Committee (SC) of the Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa met for the first time in Maputo, Mozambique. m
AFLATOXIN CONTROL: BACKGROUND AND KEY PRINCIPLES AS WE WORK TOWARDS A HOLISTIC APPROACH FOR AFLATOXIN CONTROL IN AFRICA
The Aflatoxin problem is a cross-cutting issue that is undermining public health and development efforts. Aflatoxins themselves are highly toxic, cancer causing fungal metabolites known to cause immune-system suppression, ...
Aflatoxin Impacts and Potential Solutions in Agriculture, Trade, and Health
Aflatoxins are naturally occurring toxins produced by certain fungi, most importantly Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus parasiticus. Aflatoxins contaminate many African dietary staples such as maize, groundnuts, rice, ...
Malabo Declaration on Accelerated Agricultural Growth and Transformation for Shared Prosperity and Improved Livelihoods
The Malabo declaration made by Heads of State and Government of the African Union, having met at our Twenty Third Ordinary Session of the AU Assembly in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, from 26-27 June 2014, on the Theme of the ...
PACA Strategy Development – Stakeholder Consultation – Objectives and Strategic Thematic Areas for Action – April 2013
This document presents the PACA Strategy Development process. A Stakeholder Consultation, outlining Objectives and Strategic Thematic Areas for Action – April 2013
Results Updates on AfricaAIMS and C-SAAP,February 2016
Country-focused activities that target the engagement and increased efficiency of African governments to tackle the aflatoxin menace on the continent are priority for the PACA Secretariat. The Africa Aflatoxin Information ...