AfricaRice Director General Dr. Papa Abdoulaye Seck warmly congratulated Dr. Kanayo F. Nwanze, former Director General of AfricaRice and the current President of IFAD on his reappointment to a second term at IFAD in recognition of his remarkable accomplishments.
Despite great challenges, IFAD witnessed tremendous improvement in its services during his first term, as it increased presence in the countries of operations.
"IFAD is a key strategic partner of AfricaRice," said Dr Seck. "We are looking forward to continuing our close cooperation to jointly address the challenges of food security in sub-Saharan Africa. We wish Dr. Nwanze continued success."