Welcome to PanAAC
PanAAC is a private sector driven platform bringing together agribusiness and agro industry value chains and support services to enable them access information, knowledge, strategic partnerships and financial remediation.
PanAAC’s constituents comprise of input suppliers, producer organizations, processors and packagers, logistic providers, wholesalers, retailers, financiers, exporters, and business development providers. PanAAC was formed at a private sector agribusiness meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa in June, 2007 followed by a consolidation meeting in Accra, Ghana in November, 2007. It is registered as not for profit organization in Nairobi, Kenya.
The Broad Vision of PanAAC
Nearly 50 years after independence, Africa is still desperately grasping at self food sufficiency. This situation, which impedes development on the Continent, mobilized African States and International Organizations (AU, AFDB, FAO, IFAD, ECA, UNIDO) to organize a High Level Conference on the Development of Agribusiness and Agro-industries in Africa in March 2010 in Abuja... Read More
Statement for H.E Tumusiime Rhoda Peace Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture at the African Agribusiness Forum
H.E Tumusiime encouraged leaders to remember that enhanced agricultural performance is key to growth and poverty reduction through its direct impact on job creation, especially for women and youth; on food security and improved nutrition. Therefore, the year 2014, the year of Agriculture and Food Security and the marking 10th Anniversary CAADP is an important milestone and an opportunity to be seized by leaders and partners in the resolve to transform agriculture and advance food and nutrition security as a priority for policy and actions to generate concrete results and impacts in terms of health, jobs and incomes. Read on...
EU-Africa Business Forum. A high-level round table private session
PanAAC CEO chaired EU-Africa Business Forum, a high-level round table private session Organised by European Commission/Directorate-General for Research & Innovation in collaboration with COLEACP and CAAST-NET Plus Innovation serving food and nutrition security in Europe and Africa.