August 9, 2020
On 19 and 20 October 2018, the Harare Seed and Good Food Festival was held, drawing visitors from SKI partners in Zimbabwe, Zambia, South Africa, and Malawi. PELUM Zimbabwe has since released 4 wonderful videos documenting and reflecting on this event. Please find youtube links here: Day 1, Day 1 Highlights, Day 2, Day 2 Highlights.

Seed and Knowledge Initiative

The Seed and Knowledge Initiative (SKI) is a dynamic partnership of diverse southern African organisations committed to securing food sovereignty in the region.

We work with smallholder farmers to become more seed, food and nutritionally secure through farmer-led seed systems, improved crop diversity, and the revival of local knowledge systems. While we have relationships with a number of organisations and individuals all over the world, our primary stakeholders are the farmers we work with in Malawi, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Recent Articles

BOOK LAUNCH – ‘African Perspectives on Agroecology: Why farmer-led seed and knowledge systems matter’
March 4, 2024
Harare Good Food Festival 2023 Publication – “ Deep roots – Traditional root and tuber crops in Zimbabwe”
February 1, 2024
SKI side-event at the FAO Plant Treaty GB10 meeting
November 23, 2023