Our partners

The ReSAKSS Data Challenge is facilitated by the following organizations:

International Food Policy Research Institute

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) provides research-based policy solutions to sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition in developing countries. Established in 1975, IFPRI currently has more than 600 employees working in over 50 countries. It is a research centre of the CGIAR, a worldwide partnership engaged in agricultural research for development. IFPRI’s vision is a world free of hunger and malnutrition. Its mission is to provide research-based policy solutions that sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition.
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The Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS)

Established in 2006 by IFPRI in partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC), leading regional economic communities (RECs), and Africa-based CGIAR centres, ReSAKSS is the leading platform for tracking the performance of CAADP indicators through its web-based knowledge products and its flagship Annual Trends and Outlook Reports (ATORs). It is the main tool to inform CAADP planning, dialogue and review processes.
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ReSAKSS Data Challenge Partners:

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM), established by ten Vice Chancellors in 2004, is a consortium of 105 African universities operating within 37 countries spanning the African continent. RUFORUM is coordinated by a Secretariat hosted by Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda. The organization evolved from its predecessor, the Forum on Agricultural Resource Husbandry (FORUM) program of the Rockefeller Foundation.
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African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)

Bringing Rigour and Evidence to Economic Policy Making in Africa
Established in 1988, the African Economic Research Consortium is a capacity building institution to inform economic policies in sub-Saharan Africa. AERC has three primary components: research, training and policy outreach. The organization integrates economic policy research, postgraduate training and policy outreach within a network of researchers, universities and policy makers in Africa and worldwide.
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African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD)

The AWARD Fellowship is a career-development program that since 2008 has, through tailored fellowship, equipped top women agricultural scientists across sub-Saharan Africa to accelerate agricultural gains by strengthening their science and leadership skills. AWARD is a catalyst for innovations with high potential to contribute to the prosperity and well-being of African smallholder farmers.
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University of Ibadan Nigeria

Established in 1948, the University of Ibadan, UI as it is fondly referred to, is the first University in Nigeria. Until 1962 when it became a full-fledged independent University, it was a College of the University of London in a special relationship scheme. The University, which took off with academic programmes in Arts, Science and Medicine, is now a comprehensive citadel of learning with academic programmes in sixteen Faculties namely, Arts, Science, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Agriculture, the Social Sciences, Education, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmacy, Technology, Law, Public Health, Dentistry, Economics, Renewable Natural Resources and Environmental Design and Management. The Faculties of the Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Public Health and Dentistry are organised as a College of Medicine.
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The Centre for Sustainable Development (CESDEV) University of Ibadan

The Centre for Sustainable development (CESDEV) was established by the University of Ibadan as a demonstration of the University’s commitment to Sustainable Development. It was based on the need to provide intellectual platform for identification of issues germane to sustainable development, critically analyze them, and provide leadership in finding enduring solutions that will enhance sustainable development.
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JOKKOLABS DAKAR

Jokkolabs is a professional shared workspace with a community atmosphere. It is an open space, which welcomes any entrepreneur seeking to develop his network, meet new contributors, discuss his practices and develop his professional projects. It is designed to meet the needs of micro-businesses, self-employed workers, homeworkers, entrepreneurs, start-ups, digital economy workers, writers, designers and other new media or digital art professionals whose work do not fit in a classic office model.
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WATU DIGITAL LAB

WÀTU Digital Lab is a leading consulting firm of expertise in communication and ICT project management, specialized in agriculture and sustainable development in Africa, which helps to achieve the impact of your projects through communication supporting services.
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