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Wednesday, 7 December 2011
AGRICULTURAL R&D: INVESTING IN AFRICA’S FUTURE
05-Dec-2011 to 07-Dec-2011.
ASTI, together with the International Food Policy Report Institute (IFPRI), where ASTI is based, and the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), convened a conference on
agricultural R&D in Africa
The conference focused on the following themes:
Theme 1. Why do African Governments Underinvest in Agricultural R&D?
Theme 2. Human Resource Development for Agricultural R&D
Theme 3. Measuring and Improving the Effectiveness of R&D Systems
Theme 4. Aligning and Rationalizing Institutional Structures of Agricultural R&D
Conference Objectives: Agricultural R&D: Investing in Africa’s Future 5-7 December 2011