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Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress
May 15, 2018 - May 16, 2018$695
The Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress will unite 200+ senior representatives from ministries of agriculture, heads of key Agri-related public institutions, UN agencies, agricultural firms, NGOs, farm associations, agriculture research and development institutes, investors, donors and the private sector with an objective to provide an opportunity for cross-sector networking and knowledge exchange.
The agenda will look at technological innovations, partnerships, innovative financing and the use of technology and data to advance climate-smart agriculture practices in East Africa. The participants will discover how to secure financial investment for CSA initiatives, improve agricultural productivity and scale adoption of technological innovations in agriculture. View agenda
The 40+ speaker panel includes Gabriel Rugalema, Representative of the FAO Kenya, Noelle Obrien, Team Leader of the Finance Innovation for Climate Change Fund (FICCF), Richard Munang, Regional Climate Change Coordinator at the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Berber Kramer, Research Fellow of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Laban Ogallo, Project Coordinator, Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) amongst others.
By offering keynote addresses, panel discussions and interactive round table sessions, the Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress enables robust debates on sustainable agricultural transformation and economic opportunities while ensuring sustainability for communities and the environment.