Voices of SITA

October 24, 2017

SITA brings best practices in turmeric post-harvest handling to rural Ethiopia

By Aman Goel SITA’s efforts in supporting Ethiopian farmers revitalize turmeric production in the country are beginning to bear fruit. Ethiopia is expecting to produce over […]
October 6, 2017

Ugandan women cotton producers skilled for value addition

By Ben Naturinda Talking to women cotton farmers in Uganda about producing cotton products beyond lint draws excitement. The majority of them do not really know […]
September 29, 2017

Training in global leather standards moves the East African leather sector closer to international markets

By Devika Jyothi Leather and leather products are among the most widely traded commodities, with an estimated global trade value of nearly US$100 billion per year. Since the […]
September 22, 2017

ITC at AGRF 2017 – strengthens partnership with AGRA and highlights trade and investment opportunities in pulses and oilseeds

By Devika Jyothi Expanding its remit to support African smallholder farmers and agribusinesses improve their productivity and incomes, the International Trade Centre (ITC) signed a Memorandum […]