Welcome to the Africa Lead database of short courses!
This website features an extensive listing of upcoming trainings and open education resources relevant to anyone interested in food security in Africa, especially government officials, farm leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, and policy leaders in agriculture. The courses and resources include materials from African institutions, training providers, and relevant university, government, and non-governmental organizations from around the world.
The courses align with the CAADP pillars — natural resource management, market access, food supply and agriculture research — and target professionals working to increase agriculture productivity. Listed offerings focus on improving technical capacity or management abilities, such as project facilitation and effective communication. Most courses have required fees although some are free and some sponsorship funds may be available. You can learn more about the Africa Lead project by clicking the “Africa Lead Main Site” link above.
Get started by clicking the “Upcoming Courses” link or by using the keyword search below: