IFA in the News 2017

Below is a list of articles in which IFA staff and administrators are interviewed or provide an opinion piece:

Norman Borlaug Award coverage- 23 October 2017

Agrobusiness Nigeria – 23 October 2017
Urgent Action Needed To Address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts


Norman Borlaug Award coverage- 21 October 2017

Agrici.net
La faible utilisation d’engrais affecte la production agricole en Afrique


Norman Borlaug Award coverage- 20 October 2017

The Citizen
World Food Prize: Urgent action needed to address Africa’s soil health issues – Experts

Business Day Online
Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

Nigeria Direct News
World Food Prize: Urgent action needed to address Africa’s soil health issues – Experts

Nigeria News Network
Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

Journal du Cameroun
Soil experts say low fertilizer use is affecting Africa’s soil quality

1 Africa Focus
Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

Nigeria Today
Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

APA News
Low fertilizer use affecting Africa’s soil quality, agricultural output

APA News
La faible utilisation d’engrais affecte la production agricole en Afrique

Afropages
La faible utilisation d’engrais affecte la production agricole en Afrique

Latest Naija News
Urgent Action Needed to address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

Tupo News
Urgent Action Needed to Address Africa’s Soil Health Issues, Say Experts

Le Paysan
La faible utilisation d’engrais affecte la production agricole en Afrique

Nigeria Farmers’ Group
World Food Prize: Urgent action needed to address Africa’s soil health issues – Experts


Thomson Reuters – 12 April 2017
Hunger will continue to plague Africa until we get serious on soils
By Dmitry Konyaev

IFA in the News 2016

AG Web – 5 December 2016
Feed the Soil First, Then Feed the World
By Patrick Heffer

Business Fights Poverty – 5 December 2016
Breakthroughs in Fertilizer Can Unlock the Riches in the Soil
By Kapil Mehan

Forum for the Furture – 5 December 2016
Breakthroughs in Fertilizer Can Unlock the Riches in the Soil
By Kapil Mehan

Thomson Reuters Foundation News - 9 November 2016
Fertilisers can help African farmers battle climate change
By Charlotte Hebebrand

Africa Renewal Online - 5 August 2016
Innovative use of fertilizers revives hope for Africa’s Green Revolution
By Busani Bafana

IPS News Agency - 26 July 2016
Fertilizer Access Grows Farmers, Food and Finance
By Busani Bafana

the guardian - 18 May 2016
We must rebuild farmers' resilience after Ethiopia's catastrophic El Niño
By Tekalign Mamo

Ethiopia online - 17 May 2016
Ethiopia struggles with worst drought in 50 years
By Tekalign Mamo

CNBCAFRICA - 17 May 2016
Professor Tekalign Mamo received 2016 IFA Norman Borlaug Award
By Tekalign Mamo

Ethiopian Academy of Sciences - 11 May 2016
Professor Tekalign Mamo, of Haramaya University, Wins the 2016 IFA Norman Borlaug Award

Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation - 10 May 2016
The Ethiopian soil scientist, Professor Tekalign Mamo, has won the 2016 International Fertilizer Industry Association (IFA) Norman Borlaug Award.

Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources - 9 May 2016
Professor Tekalign Mamo wins 2016 IFA Norman Borlaug Award

L'Usine nouvelle - 23 March 2016
En matière d'engrais, toujours très en retard, l'Afrique subsaharienne est la région du monde qui croit le plus vite
By Patrick Heffer

IFA in the News 2015

ICIS - 28 December 2015
OUTLOOK '16: Global fertilizer demand set to rebound in 2016 - IFA
By Richard Ewing

Financial Times - 7 December 2015
Fertilizer market looks for return of higher growth in 2016

Business fights poverty - 3 December 2015
Fertilizers: At the cross section of climate and food security goals
by Dr. Abdulrahman Jawahery, IFA Chairman

La Voz - 22 May 2015
Fuentes alternativas de fósforo, desafío cercano
by Maria Antip

FYO - 20 May 2015
El aporte de los fertilizantes es poco conocido por los gobiernos a nivel mundial
by Maria Antip

Thomson Reuters Foundation - 1 April 2015
New era of "customised agriculture" needed to meet development goals
by Chuck Magro

Business Fights Poverty - 13 February 2015
Which innovations will shape the future of fertilizer Use?
by Prem Warrior

IFA in the News 2014

Financial Express - 12 December 2014
Unshackling the fertiliser sector
by Ashok Gulati

Agriculture.com - 16 October 2014
7 numbers you should know about global fertility
by Gil Gullickson

MU Earth - 16 October 2014
Call for fertilizers
by Anna Maikova

Word Food Prize - 16 October 2014
Norman Borlaug Centennial Q&A's with experts
by Esin Mete, IFA President

Reuters Alertnet - 13 October 2014
Is fertiliser the key to more food and better health?
by Esin Mete, IFA President

IRIN News - 15 September 2014
How to boost food production in Africa

IPS News - 15 September 2014
Africa pays the price of low harvests thanks to costly fertilisers
by Busani Bafana

IPP Media - 12 September 2014
Joint fertiliser use promotion for African farmers launched
by Angel Navuri

Vanguard newspaper - 5 September 2014
Fertiliser usage in Africa remain low (page 24)
by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General

Business Fights Poverty - 5 September 2014
Improving smallholders farmers’ access to fertilizers in Africa
by Morgane Danielou, IFA Director of Communications and Public Affairs

AGRF blog - 4 September 2014
Fertilizers multiply agricultural productivity
by Byron Mutingwend

Farming First - 2 July 2014
Closing Africa's yield gap
by Richard Mkandawire, Vice President of the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP)

Global Food Security - 30 June 2014
Fertilizers: quality over quantity
by Jorgen Ole Haslestad, IFA Chairman Agriculture Committee

Meridian Institute newsletter - 24 April 2014
The Africa Fertilizer Gap
by Alassane Diallo, IFA Vice President Africa

Global Food Security - 22 April 2014
The Africa fertilizer gap
by Alassane Diallo, IFA Vice President Africa

Diario CLARIN - 5 April 2014
Argentina tiene mucho para crecer en la utilizacion de los fertilizantes
by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General

Horizonte A - April 2014
"De la fertilizacion tambien depende la nutricion humana"
by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General

Fertilizar - April 2014
Panorama actual de la industria del fertilizante en Argentina y el mundo
by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General

Foundation FARM - 1 April 2014
Fertilizer to tackle climate change in agriculture
by Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General
 
The Economist Insight - 21 November 2013
Fighting malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies
by Esin Mete, IFA President


IFA in the News 2013

Global Landscapes Forum - 12 November 2013
Putting agricultural tools to work to help solve malnutrition
by Morgane Danielou, IFA Director Communications and Public Affairs
 
New Ag International - November 2013
An interview with Esin Mete, IFA President and Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General

Global Food Security - 14 October 2013
Fortifying fertilizers can fortify food
by Esin Mete, IFA President

JustHere - 24 September 2013
Charlotte Hebebrand, IFA Director General, on fertilizer demand and population surge

FarmingFirst - 5 July 2013
Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals
by Abdulrahman Jawahery, IFA Vice President for Sustainable Development