IGAD Peace and Security Campaign

Focusing mainly on Agriculture, Livestock & Food Security, Natural Resources Management, Environment Protection, and Research & Technology Development

The Agriculture and Environment Division (AED) was started in 1986 and has remained central to IGAD’s mandate, vision, and mission. The division is in charge of IGAD’s work on agriculture, environment protection, natural resource management, blue economy, and land governance. It leads the efforts of the Authority in building resilience and sustainable development.

The mandate of the division focused on the following intervention areas: agriculture and food security, natural resources management and renewable energy, environment protection, land governance, and blue economy.

Vision

Resilient, food secure, prosperous, and integrated IGAD region

Mission

The mission of the Division is to support the efforts of member states in enhancing regional capacity in agriculture development, food security, sustainable management of natural resources, and environment protection.

Areas of Intervention

Natural Resources & Renewable Energy
IGAD Blue Economy
IGAD Land Governance
Environment Protection
Drought Resilience Initiative

Latest News and Updates

Agriculture and Environmentfood security
November 25, 2022

IGAD and Partners Launch a Regional Learning Network on Monitoring Nutrition Situation

November 23, 2022 (NAIROBI, Kenya): With food insecurity and malnutrition affecting many in the region it is important to seek…
Agriculture and EnvironmentbiodiversityIGAD Blue Economy
November 10, 2022

IGAD Blue Economy Steering Committee Meets for the First Time

Enhancing Blue Economy in the IGAD Member States for Biodiversity Conservations and Livelihood Diversification   November 9, 2022 (JUBA, South…
Agriculture and Environmentfood security
November 3, 2022

IGAD Concludes its Regional Dialogue on the Third CAADP Biennial Review Meeting

November 2, 2022 (ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), with the support of AUC/AUDA-NPAD and Alliance for…

Upcoming Events

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MARCH
IGAD Launches Implementation of Transboundary Fisheries Co-management Plans

12PM - 3PM
@ Location of Event

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MARCH
IGAD Launches Implementation of Transboundary Fisheries Co-management Plans

7PM - 10PM
@ Location of Event

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APRIL
IGAD Launches Implementation of Transboundary Fisheries Co-management Plans

12PM - 3PM
@ Location of Event

08

APRIL
IGAD Launches Implementation of Transboundary Fisheries Co-management Plans

12PM - 3PM
@ Location of Event

Resilient, food secure, prosperous, and integrated IGAD region