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  WHO:    ECOSOC WHAT:  Global Expert Meeting on Agriculture & Agro-industries Development towards Sustainable & Resilient Food Systems WHEN:  24 - 26 April 2017 WHERE: Elephant Hills Hotel, Victoria Falls. Zimbabwe   Agribusiness and agro-industry development is arguably the main pathway to sustainable poverty eradication at scale in Africa. The sector is critically important in ensuring...
WHO:     The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) in collaboration with the African Union Commission (AUC), the NEPAD Planning and Coordination Agency (NPCA) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) WHAT:    Southern Africa Training on the Malabo Declaration...
In Northeastern Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin, violence has driven millions from their homes and hampered access to agricultural lands and assets, creating massive humanitarian needs in an area already struggling with food insecurity, poverty and environmental degradation. Host communities, in particular, have been struggling for several years now...
28 - 31 March 2017, Nairobi - The 1st All Africa Post Harvest Congress and Exhibition
FAO-AUC/DREA meeting on strengthening collaboration of resilience and a review of African Regional Initiative meeting “Building Resilience in Africa’s Drylands”   The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and The Department of Rural Economy and Agriculture of the Africa Union commission (DREA-AUC) will hold a consultative meeting to...