Tag: Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Ghana signs MOU with Equatorial Guinea towards agricultural development

Ghana Government and her Equatorial Guinean counterpart have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to help facilitate growth and development of agriculture in their respective countries. The two countries have agreed to exchange ideas and resources as well as build entrepreneurial skills in areas of agro processing and value addition The Minister of Food and Agriculture of Ghana, Dr. Owusu… Read more →

USAID Enriches MoFA Staff Capacities in Agricultural Projects and Policy Research

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) organized a 3-week capacity building workshop for staff from the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) in project planning, policy cycle and policy planning, monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and policy analysis. The workshop was held at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER)-University of Ghana from April 18-May 24 2017.… Read more →

Expression of Interest: Recruitment of Short-term Consultants for GASIP

Ministry of Food and Agriculture Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme (GASIP) Expression of Interest (EOI) The ENGAGEMENT OF CONSULTANTS TO PROVIDE BUSINESS SUPPORT SERVICES TO GASIP A. BACKGROUND The Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme (GASIP) seeks to recruit short-term consultants to facilitate access to various forms of financial and non-financial technical services by carefully selected smallholder farmers and agribusiness enterprises.… Read more →

Call for Expression of Interest for Upgrading Agricultural Value Chains in Ghana

Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA)/ International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme (GASIP) Call for Expression of Interest (EOI) for Upgrading Agricultural Value Chains in Ghana BACKGROUND INFORMATION The Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme (GASIP) is a Government of Ghana (GoG) programme designed to provide a framework for a long-term financing arrangement for private sector-led,… Read more →

Call for Applications: Agribusiness Training Opportunity for Ghanaian Youth in Vegetable Production under GreenHouse

Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) Admission of Candidates to Three-month Intensive Training in Vegetable Production under GreenHouse and Irrigation Technology at Dawhenya Irrigation Scheme (GreenHouse and Capacity Building and Training Centre) The Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has secured funding for the training of the youth in the use of green (net) houses in… Read more →

Zonal Value Chain Specialist

Company: Ministry of Food & Agriculture (MoFA) Category: Project Development / Management Posted:  November 16, 2015 Expires: November 24, 2015 Location: Kumasi,Tamale and Dodowa Industry: Public Sector Education: First Degree Experience: 7 years Description • Ghana Agricultural Sector Investment Programme (GASIP) intends to recruit 3 qualified Zonal Value Chain Specialist (VCSs) in order to ensure the smooth implementation of planned activities… Read more →

Agricultural Extension Policy Review Forum Held in Accra

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MOFA), in collaboration with the Modernizing Extension and Advisory Services (MEAS) Project and the USAID/Ghana Feed the Future Agriculture Policy Support Project (APSP), has held a two day Agricultural Extension policy review forum in Accra. The Forum created a platform for stakeholders from the public, private and civil society sectors to come together and… Read more →