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Letter From Andrew Youn: One Million Farmers Served

One Acre Fund CEO Andrew Youn shares his reflections on the lessons learnt on our journey to serving one million farmers across Africa.

11 Mar 2020 One Acre Fund News

Made in Rwanda Seed Launch - Group Pic

One Acre Fund Rwanda Launches Joint Maize Seed Processing Plant

In 2019, One Acre Fund started producing hybrid maize seed in Rwanda with two domestic partners. We believe it’s a game-changer for farmers in the country.

30 Aug 2019 One Acre Fund News

Fall Armyworm, One Acre Fund Tanzania

Responding to Fall Armyworm Outbreaks in Africa

A case study, produced in partnership with USAID, details the impact of Fall Armyworm in the communities we serve and shares our experience in responding to the crisis.

29 Apr 2019 One Acre Fund News

Kenyan Deputy President Ruto meeting One Acre Fund staff

Food Security and Kenya’s Big Four Agenda

Kenya’s Deputy President joins One Acre Fund to celebrate the farmers who feed our nation.

5 Apr 2019 One Acre Fund News

One Acre Fund Social Media Annual Report 2017

Sharing Our 2017 Annual Report

Join us as we look back upon a milestone year serving some of the world’s hardest-working people.

4 Jul 2018 One Acre Fund News

Rwanda Crop Research Station

In Case You Missed It: News Roundup

Catch up on the latest news about One Acre Fund’s policy and partnerships work

9 Feb 2018 One Acre Fund News Trees

Rwandan Tree Delivery

Celebrating Milestones and Looking Ahead

2017 was a year full of challenges, successes, and opportunities. Here are just a few of the highlights.

2 Jan 2018 One Acre Fund News Innovations Trees

Mobile repayment at One Acre Fund

UN Study: Digitization of Kenyan Farmer Payments Helps Tackle Poverty

For those who want to work in rural Africa, this success story is a must-read.

31 May 2017 One Acre Fund News Innovations

Ambassador Mark Green

One Acre Fund Applauds Nomination of Green to Lead USAID

One Acre Fund is delighted with the news that Ambassador Mark Green will be nominated by President Donald Trump to be the next administrator of USAID

11 May 2017 One Acre Fund News

Yvonne Philip and her daughter Promise in Chiradzulu, Malawi

A New Partnership for Africa's Smallholder Farmers

One Acre Fund and the Global Innovation Fund launch a new partnership to build customized solutions for boosting crop productivity and fighting hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa.

17 Feb 2017 One Acre Fund News

Rwandan Boat Delivery, Lake Kivu

Capping Off Our First Decade: 2016 in Review

As we cap off our first decade and enter into the next, we look back at a few highlights from 2016.

13 Jan 2017 One Acre Fund News Climate Change Innovations

Anne Malemba of One Acre Fund prepares her land with other farmers

Enrollment Opens For One Acre Fund Farmers in Kenya for 2017

Announcing enrollment for smallholder farmers to join One Acre Fund in Kenya in 2017.

28 Sep 2016 One Acre Fund News

Andrew Youn onstage at TED

Andrew Youn Delivers A TED Talk

Our co-founder and Executive Director Andrew Youn delivers a talk titled "3 Reasons Why We Can Win The Fight Against Poverty."

6 Jul 2016 One Acre Fund News Video

Mediatrice Musabyemariya repayment close up

One Acre Fund's Progress Towards Sustainability

The more sustainable we become, the fewer donor dollars we need per farmer to support our operations.

8 Jun 2016 One Acre Fund News Financial Inclusion

Rwandan Landscape

Press Release: Tubura Announces Open Enrollment for Farmers in Rwanda

Announcing enrollment for smallholder farmers to join One Acre Fund in Kenya in 2017.

24 May 2016 One Acre Fund News Rwanda

Louis Terren with a farmer in Myanmar

Scouting Myanmar

An insight into One Acre Fund's first-ever pilot program in East Asia from our new country scout.

20 May 2016 One Acre Fund News Working At One Acre Fund

Harriet Namukhose with her daughter Marrion

Press Release: One Acre Fund Expands Services to Malawi and Uganda

Officially announcing the launch of our operations in Malawi and Uganda.

4 May 2016 One Acre Fund News Uganda Malawi

Uganda pilot program

Expanding Our Reach to New Countries

With pilot programs in Uganda, Malawi, and Zambia, we are excited to expand into new countries and reach more farmers.

26 Apr 2016 One Acre Fund News Uganda Malawi Zambia

Members of our team inspect the results of a fertilizer trial in Tanzania

Why We Reformulated Our Organizational Vision

As our vision has evolved to reflect a more long-term perspective, our thinking about impact measurement has also evolved.

25 Apr 2016 One Acre Fund News Innovations

Two farmers holding maize

One Acre Fund Commends Congress Passage of Global Food Security Act

The act will help millions of smallholder farmers get access to the support and training they need.

14 Apr 2016 Our Ideas One Acre Fund News

Delivering a Health Response to COVID-19

At a time of a global health crisis, we are drawing on our deep delivery expertise and trusted community ties to respond to emerging farmer needs.

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