The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

Regional information/sensitization of private sector and SMEs on SPS

22 – 24 November 2017. ABIDJAN (COTE D’IVOIRE). The USAID/West Africa Regional Mission supports the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to advance their vision to create an economic union and common market. In line with this objective ECOWAS is implementing many agreements designed to support the free movement of goods and people throughout […]

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Addressing land degradation and desertification

23 November 2017. DevCo Infopoint. The EU and its Member States attended the 13th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Ordos, China (UNCCD CoP13), September 6th-16th. The COP adopted a strategic framework for 2018-2030 to guide global efforts to achieve a Land Degradation Neutral world (in line with SDG […]

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Status of seed sector development in Africa: Findings from The African Seed Access Index (TASAI)

22 November  2017. AGRA Webinar Status of seed sector development in Africa: Findings from The African Seed Access Index (TASAI) Timely availability of improved seeds at affordable prices is critical to increased productivity by smallholder farmers in Africa. Improved seeds can deliver state ofthe art technology to farmers including higher yields, disease and pest resistance, climate […]

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GFAR webinar on webinars

21 November 2017. This webinar was co-organized by the GFAR (Global Forum for Agricultural Research and Innovation) and GLF (Global Landscapes Forum). It is part of the GLF Digital Summits series. Moderators April Thompson has more than 10 years’ experience in knowledge management, marketing/communications and capacity building in international development. April currently serves as Knowledge Management […]

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Agricultural Biotechnologies in Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa

22-24 November 2017. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. AU Conference Centre. Regional Meeting on Agricultural Biotechnologies in Sustainable Food Systems and Nutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa Extracts of the programme:The state of application, capacities and the enabling environment for agricultural biotechnologies in Sub-Saharan Africa Chair: Chike Mba, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Rome, Italy  […]

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