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Cnfa is a food or agriculture research institute based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1985. As of 2019 they had $51 million in revenue and $14 million in assets.

To promote greater understanding and involvement among america's private sector economic leaders with the world's growing economies. To stimulate economic growth and improve livelihoods by cultivating entrepreneurship.

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Program areas at Cnfa

Amalima (development food assistance program): zimbabwethe amalima project draws its name from amalima, the ndebele word for the social contract by which families come together to help each other engage in productive activities such as land cultivation, livestock tending, asset building and their own development initiatives. Amalima will build on communal initiatives and solidarity to strengthen food and nutrition security and enhance households and communities' resilience to shocks. In order to do so, the project will strengthen household and communal resilience by mobilizing people around ideas they own and share, and by melding traditional concepts with innovation. The project will work with over 66,000 households, leveraging community-led approaches to increase productivity, improve drought mitigation and adaptation, and apply market-led approaches to push and pull vulnerable households into profitable value chains by streamlining cereal marketing from surplus to deficit areas. In addition, the project will enhance nutrition care practices, providing a ...

"patta is scaling up private sector solutions to improving agricultural productivity in pakistan through a four-year activity involving partnership with agricultural technology companies to commercialize products and services with the potential to increase the productivity and competitiveness of smallholder farmers while mobilizing private sector investment in agricultural technology.patta's partnerships will provide smallholder farmers with boarder access to affordable technologies to increase productivity, build resilience to climate change and reduce postharvest losses. In so doing, patta expects to increase smallholder farmer access to affordable, appropriate and effective agricultural technologies; enable agricultural technology-related businesses to expand and adapt their products and services to meet smallholders needs; and scale up the adoption and use of agricultural technologies".

Regis ag (resilience and economic growth in the sahel accelerated growth): niger, burkina fasocnfa implements the usaid resilience and economic growth in the sahel accelerated growth (regis-ag) program, supported by a consortium of partners in niger and burkina faso. Regis-ag is part of usaid's resilience in the sahel enhanced (rise) initiative; it is designed to increase incomes of vulnerable households by increasing the performance and inclusiveness of the cowpea, poultry and small ruminant value chains. Ultimately, regis-ag aims to increase resilience in targeted agro-pastoral and marginal agricultural zones of niger and burkina faso.cnfa serves as consortium lead and provides strategic oversight to regis-ag activities. We are joined by the netherlands development organisation (snv), v t rinaires sans fronti res-belgium (vsf), catholic relief services (crs), association nig rienne pour la dynamisation des initiatives locales (karkara), association for catalyzing pastoral development in niger (aren), association nodde nooto (a2n), and the association pour ...

Form 990s for Cnfa

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Sep 27, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 27, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Dec 8, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Sep 15, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Cnfa

Total grants, contributions, etc.$51,666,535
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$310,493
Total revenues$51,977,028

Vendors for Cnfa

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-03-17
█████████Content management system software2020-03-06
███████ ███ █████ ████Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-09-27
█████████ █████████ ███Communications Consultant$133,8752018-12-01

Personnel at Cnfa

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Sylvain RoyPresident and Chief Executive Officer$449,063Aug. 12, 2019
Alan PieperChief Operating Officer$344,386Sept. 27, 2019
█████ ███████Chief of Party , Pakistan Amd Project / Director and Technical Lead , Agricultural Extension$259,329Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ████Chief of Party , Hinga Weze Project$270,155Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████Chief of Party , Asap Project$211,715Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Chief of Party , Zimbabwe Project$264,538Dec. 31, 2018
████ ██ ███████████Vice President , Talent Engagement and Culture-Aug. 12, 2019
██ █████████Vice President Program Development / Vice President , New Business Development$223,489Aug. 12, 2019
████ ███████Senior Vice President , Programs-Aug. 12, 2019
██████ █████Vice President , Programs-Aug. 12, 2019
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer food and agriculture research and public policy institutes

1Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz Y Trigo (CIMMYT)501(c)(3)$134 millionMexico,
2International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA)501(c)(3)$35 millionLebanon,
3International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC)501(c)(3)$46 millionMuscle Shoals, AL
4Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)501(c)(3)$35 millionSwitzerland,
5International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)501(c)(3)$65 millionPhilippines,
6Bioversity International501(c)(3)$30 millionItaly,
7American Farmland Trust (AFT)501(c)(3)$15 millionWashington, DC
8Acdi / Voca501(c)(3)$98 millionWashington, DC
9American Rivers501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
10The Humane Society of the United States501(c)(3)$128 millionWashington, DC
11National Geographic Society (NGS)501(c)(3)$130 millionWashington, DC
12Land Trust Alliance Incorporated501(c)(3)$14 millionWashington, DC
13Humane Society International (HSI)501(c)(3)$18 millionWashington, DC
14Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy Studies501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
15Wilderness Society501(c)(3)$42 millionWashington, DC
16Humane Rescue Alliance501(c)(3)$17 millionWashington, DC
17Defenders of Wildlife501(c)(3)$39 millionWashington, DC
18American Humane - First To Serve501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
19African Wildlife Foundation (AWF)501(c)(3)$26 millionWashington, DC
20National Parks Conservation Association501(c)(3)$42 millionWashington, DC
21International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)501(c)(3)$145 millionWashington, DC
22International Water Management Institute (IWMI)501(c)(3)$24 millionSri Lanka,
23Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)501(c)(3)$15 millionWashington, DC
24One Economy Corporation501(c)(3)$23 millionWashington, DC
25International Executive Service Corps (IESC)501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC