COVID-19: Advocating immediate practical, remedial and preventative action

In 2020, partners actoss multiple countries mobilised to rapidly assess the impacts of COVID-19 on the functioning of seed sectors. This article charts what happened through the assessments and what was learned about structural seed sector reform Download the article…

African Union Whitepaper provides options and recommendations for tackling COVID-19 impacts on seed sectors

In 2020, Wageningen Centre for Development Innovation (WCDI) supported the development of a Whitepaper aimd at informing strategies to manage the COVID-19 crisis and its impacts on the functioning of African seed sectors. The White Paper reviews the effects of…

COVID-19: Synthesis highlights learning on challenges and options

The resilience of the seed sector, and its contribution to ensuring food security, is at stake. Read this synthesis to learn what is happening. The Synthesis brings together key learnings from a recent set of Rapid Assessments and Seed Alerts…

ISSD Africa: Webinar, June 9 – Creating demand for quality seed in northern Uganda

On June 9, ISSD Africa will host a webinar to explore innovations and experiences in improving demand creation for quality seed. The webinar builds on a case study of East West Seed Knowledge Transfer and ISSD Plus activities in northern…