The section below contains links to 12 different categories of resources from SIMLESA including publications, multi-media, datasheets, media reports and factsheets among others…

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Working paper

By Joseph Mutua and Pascal Kaumbutho

Media Report

SIMLESA project leader, Paswel Marenya reflects on 8 years of project learning.

Policy brief

An evaluation of key agricultural output markets in Ethiopia and Kenya to determine the neccesity of value chains.

Media Report

In 2017, climate and man-made disasters sent shockwaves across the world. For the first time in a decade, world hunger has also risen once more to affect an estimated 815 million people. Regions facing conflict in combination with the impact of droughts and floods fared the worst in parts of Africa and Asia

Working paper

Prepared By: Frédéric Baudron and Rahel Assefa, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT)
Co-authors/ contributors/ collaborator: Bisrat Getnet, David Kahan, Djalalie Itana, Girma Moges, John Blackwell, John Sariah, Moti Jaleta, Pascal Kaumbutho, Paswel Marenya, Raymond Nazare, Saidi Mkomwa

Working paper

A signed agreement by Ministers of Agriculture in Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda of the high level policy forum on SIMLESA.


Changes in mainstreaming approaches have increased the number of farmers reached in Mozambique (Written in Portuguese).

Policy brief

Mechanization increases efficiency, resilience and productivity;case study from Uganda.

Working paper

Prepared by: Frédéric Baudron and Elias Berta, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT)
Co-authors/ contributors/ collaborator: David Kahan, Girma Moges, Pascal
Kaumbutho, John Sariah, Raymond Nazare, Moti Jaleta, John Blackwell, Saidi Mkomwa

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