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Oct 4

Prize Digital for Development (D4D)

Prize Digital for Development (D4D)

Event Overview

CTA, in collaboration with  PAFO and AgriCord, holds a presentation on Benefits of digitalisation for smallholder farmers at the Prize Digital for Development (D4D) organised by the Royal Museum of Central Africa with the support of the Belgian Directorate-General for Development Cooperation (DGD) on 4th October 2018. 

The D4D innovation fair is a hotspot for networking and exchanging ideas on digital advances in research and startup activities. Visitors have the opportunity to meet a range of exhibitors in the field of ‘Digital for Development’ and to listen to a number of lectures by (inter)national thematic experts.

More information:  http://prized4d.africamuseum.be/en/awards-introduction

Programme: http://prized4d.africamuseum.be/sites/prized4d.africamuseum.be/files/PrizeD4D%202018%20October%204_Programme.pdf

Speakers

Chris Addison

Senior Programme Coordinator Data4Ag, CTA

Leuvensesteenweg 13, 3080 Tervuren, Belgium

Speakers

Speakers

Chris Addison

Senior Programme Coordinator Data4Ag, CTA

Organisers

  • CTA

    The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Its mission is to advance food security, resilience and inclusive economic growth in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific through innovations in sustainable agriculture. CTA operates under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement and is funded by the EU.

  • PAFO

    PAFO is a network of Farmers Organizations across the African continent. It's aim is to improve communication, collaboration and information/knowledge sharing among stakeholders. Through PAFO, the sub-regional networks of farmers’ organizations and agricultural producers of the Maghreb (UMAGRI), of the Southern Africa (SACAU), of Central Africa (PROPAC), of the Eastern Africa (EAFF) and of West Africa (ROPPA), are working together since 2003 on continental issues of interest having a significant impact on African agriculture.

  • AgriCord

    AgriCord is the network of "agri-agencies", non-governmental organisations for development cooperation with structural links to the farmers' and rural members' organisations in their home countries (8 EU Member states, Canada, Senegal and Asia). AgriCord and agri-agencies provide support to farmers' organisations in developing countries, covering both capacity building and concrete operations.