Solidaridad West Africa and The Cotton Tree Foundation in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry engaged stakeholders and policymakers in a one-day training workshop on the popularization of three national Tree Crops Policies developed by the ministry in 2019. The tree crops policies are cocoa, coffee and cashew value chain policies.
In his statement during the workshop the Acting Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Dr. Abubakar Karim expressed gratitude to the organizers of the workshop that seek to discuss the future of agriculture in the country.
Solidaridad and Cotton Tree Foundation are working through 15 local non-governmental organizations to implement the Boosting Agriculture and Food Security (BAFS) project, funded by the European Union in Sierra Leone.
For more information about the EU’s support to the agriculture sector in Sierra Leone please visit BAFS website: www.bafs.org.sl and SLARi’s website: www.slari.gov.sl
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