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Apr 5

Disruptive Agricultural Technology Challenge and Conference

The Disruptive Agricultural Technology (DAT) Challenge and Conference aims to provide a forum to discuss the opportunities offered by disruptive digital technologies to increase productivity, and access to services and markets in the agricultural sector. Several promising digital technology innovators in agriculture…
Location:
Chiromo Rd, Nairobi, Kenya

Apr 23

Innovative enterprise development and market linkages for young agripreneurs in Burkina Faso (iDEAL Burkina)

Agriculture is a key sector in Burkina Faso: it represents 54% of gross domestic product (GDP), and accounts for 86% of the country’s economy. However, agriculture in Burkina Faso has undergone very little modernisation. At the same time, two out of three jobseekers (66%) are young people under the age of 25. Of those who are employed, three-quarters work in agriculture, but many have few pro…
Location:
Burkina Faso

May 15

General Assembly AgriCord

Farmers’ organisations and AgriCord’s role in rural transformation and in feeding cities and townsFarmers’ organisations (FOs) are stable, rural institutions, representing a good part of the rural population in negotiations on rural transition models and necessary investments, adapted to the rural population’s own context.By thei…
Location:
Rieder Str. 70, 82211 Herrsching am Ammersee, Germany

Oct 17

Knowledge management tools and approaches to support agriculture policies, research and extension services

A subregional capacity building workshop on knowledge management targeted at Island States in the North Pacific sub-region. The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) will be elaborating a knowledge management plan supporting its agricultural and forestry policy agenda with national stakeholders from the agricultural stakeholders. Observers from Palau, Marshall Islands and Nauru w…
Location:
Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia

Oct 13

Central Bank Forum on Agricultural Finance

Meeting of African Central Bankers and agricultural sector stakeholders to agree on a radical new direction for Central Bank involvement in agricultural finance.At the 4th AFRACA (African Rural and Agricultural Credit Association) Central Banks Forum 2016, 13-14 October 2016 i…
Location:
Accra, Ghana

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