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World Food Day, 16 October 2016

Lunch for Advocacy in Kinshasa

Democratic Republic of the Congo - 13/10/2016

A meeting with embassies and technical and financial partners  was organized at the River Hotel in Kinshasa on 13 October to raise awareness about diseases that threaten the food security of millions in the Congo. The meeting was organized by FAO in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Livestock, the Ministry of Scientific Research and Technology, the National Institute for Research and Agricultural Research (INERA) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA). A local producer present at the meeting also shared his own personal experiences with the delegates.