|Dr Nteranya Sanginga, IITA, made a presentation on: Agronomy or Brown|
Revolution needed to intensify agricultural productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa
The conference was organized by the networks Agri4D, SIANI, Focali, Future Agriculture, Future Forests and SLU Global. Distinguished international guests gave key-note presentations on pertinent research and developmental questions. Sessions were thematic and led by a session leader who gave a session key-note presentation.
This year the themes were pre-organized and focused on the new CGIAR Research Programs (CRPs). The sessions will include presentations by CRP representatives as well as by Swedish research groups.
- Flyer - Innovations Incentives 2012.pdf
- Program: Innovations Incentives.pdf
- Short biographies of key note speakers: Biographies key note speakers.pdf
Related:Future Agriculture report: Critical research issues for future sub-Saharan African agriculture (40 pages)
A report that have been using four different scenarios to identify future challenges and research needs for food production and land use in sub-Saharan Africa. It will be presented by Future Agriculture at a seminar at SLU on September 28th.
Download: Future Agriculture SSA scenario report.pdf
Agri4D funding opportunities for members
Agri4D announced funding opportunities, maximum ammount to apply for is 100 000 SEK, for writing multidisciplinary reviews/synthesis/discussion papers and research applications.