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Farm Radio International in Arusha

Farm Radio International (FRI) organized its first study tour to Tanzania this month and as part of the tour, a team of 15 participants led by Executive Director Kevin Perkins and Country Director Japhet Sarakikya, visited WorldVeg Eastern and Southern Africa to discuss current joint activities with WorldVeg and to plan future collaborations.

2017-03-10T07:12:42+00:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: 2017 FRESH archive, FRESH, MAR2017, PHOTO OP|Tags: |

Prize-winning photo promotes home gardens, seed saving in Tanzania

A photograph of home gardener Bibi Mwanaidi and her grandson with African nightshade seeds Mwanaidi harvested from her garden in Tanzania claimed second place in the Feed the Future 2017 photo contest. Photographer Rhiannon O'Sullivan, a communications volunteer from Australian Volunteers International who worked at WorldVeg Eastern and Southern Africa in Arusha, Tanzania in 2016, took the photo.

2017-02-27T00:19:24+00:00February 27th, 2017|Categories: Eastern and Southern Africa, In Brief|Tags: , , , |

Seed Repository

The World Vegetable Center Eastern and Southern Africa in Arusha, Tanzania maintains Africa's largest vegetable seed collection. Take a look inside the Seed Repository with manager Tsvetelina Stoilova and meet other WorldVeg researchers working to conserve, characterize and share the diversity of African vegetables to safeguard the continent's food and nutrition security.

2016-10-22T04:50:19+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Categories: Eastern and Southern Africa, VegView|Tags: , , |