West African Rice Company
- Western Area
The WARC Group is a Sierra Leone based company engaged in food production, nutrition improvement and advisory services that was founded in 2011. The WARC Group aims at playing a critical role in Africa’s agricultural revolution, mingling the best of technology with indigenous farming communities and contributing to a fair and rapid rural development. WARC is working to bridge the productivity gap across maize, rice, soybeans and other crops to help unlock Sierra Leone's and the wider region’s agricultural potential.
The WARC Group currently consists of more than 12 full time expatriates and 150 full time local employees. WARC Group is a member of the Clinton Global Initiative, a grantee of the Howard G. Buffett and Tony Blair Foundations, and Best Company in Agriculture in Sierra Leone in 2013. The WARC Group is comprised of WARC Production, WARC Foundation (not for profit) and WARC Consulting.