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Mobilising funds and political will to prompt climate action

Agriculture is central to any debate on climate change given the enormous responsibility placed on the sector to produce 60% more food by 2050, despite changing climatic uncertainties. Yields worldwide, for example, are expected to decrease by more t…

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by Olu Ajayi

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Dec 18

High-level forum Africa-Europe: “Taking cooperation to the digital age”

The President of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, as the current chairperson of the African Union, and the Federal Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, Sebastian Kurz, as Austria holds the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU, cordially invite African and European heads of state or government, CEOs of major global companies as well as innovative…
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Bruno-Kreisky-Platz 1, 1220 Wien, Austria


Sep 5

Entrepreneurial Youth in Agriculture: New Skills and Technologies for Growth

To effectively harness the emerging opportunities for economic transformation and associated work opportunities for youth, policymakers need to anticipate how these trends will affect African agriculture and proactively formulate and implement pragmatic strategies to respond to them. The session will focus on the salient transformational changes influencing agriculture and employment patterns w…
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Kigali, Rwanda

Sep 4

CTA Pitch AgriHack 2018

This e-agriculture start-up competition, with a special emphasis on young women entrepreneurs for the 2018 edition,  will hold its final during AGRF. It welcomes co-founders of e-agri start-ups owners of early stage or advanced ICT platforms that are already operational. The theme this year is "Women entrepreneurs innovate for agricultural transformation in ACP countries". A tot…
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Kigali, Rwanda

Sep 3

African Green Revolution Forum 2018

Lead. Measure. Grow. Pathways to turn smallholder farmers into sustainable agribusiness. Africa is on the move, with signs of prosperity and progress seen in entire economies and in the lives of millions of its people. These signs are giving rise to even greater aspirations for the years ahead. We s…
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Kigali, Rwanda

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