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The African Association for Vertical Farming (AAVF)

The African Association for Vertical Farming (AAVF) Created in 2019 Headquarters Stein am Rhein, Switzerland

  • Goal 1: End Poverty
  • Goal 15: Life On Land
  • Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Goal 2: Zero hunger
  • Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Goal 3: Good Health And Well-Being
  • Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
  • Goal 4: Quality Education
  • Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • Goal 5: Gender Equality
  • Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
  • Goal 13: Climat Action
  • Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
  • Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

International NGO focusing on advancing the growth of urban agriculture in Africa while spreading awareness of sustainable approaches to develop modern agricultural practices through humanitarian endeavours.

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Our mission : To improve food security by educating youth and women in Africa with innovative practices to alleviate Africa‘s growing population, urbanization and climate change challenges.

The African Association for Vertical Farming (AAVF) is an internationally active non-profit organization comprised of individuals, companies, research institutions and universities that connects with interested parties all over the world to build a strong community in order to assist Africa in its quest for secure and sovereign food production.

Our four Pillars Focus in Africa are:

1-Agri Business

Promoting the success of African farmers by connecting them to markets in and outside of Africa.

2- Agriculture, Education and Training

With our Education and Training Department, we develop skills for youth and women to start growing local food sustainably. We organize Agroecology workshops in Africa for young farmers in topics such as good agriculture practices, controlled grazing systems, Integrated Pest Management, conservation tillage, crop rotation, mulching, cover crops, water use efficiency and soil nutrient management. We also introduce alternative ways of production to smallholder farmers.

3) Research, Development & Technology in Agriculture

The AAVF presents, trains and advocates modern farming, state of the art technologies and methods as tools to galvanize the agriculture industry; and encouraging African farmers to stay in the industry and help revolutionize it.

4) Humanitarian Support : Youth and Women Empowerment through sustainable agriculture

Our platform is tied to the Youth & Women of Africa in agriculture. Supporting their effort so that agriculture, using modern but easy to manage technologies, can be seen as an empowering tool for better yields thus economical elevation for the communities.

Tax deduction possible in the following countries : Switzerland

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