Side Events at Glance

Side Events / 12 June 2016: All day

Convener Title Room Participants
1.     FARA / CDI Action planning for demand-led capacity development for country implementation of the CAADP and Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa MrBbo 203 50
2.     FARA / PAEPARD Preparatory meeting MrBbo 003 30
3. FARA/CTA/YPARD Media Training Media Hall 70

Side Events / 13 June 2016: 1445 – 1730 hours

Convener Title Room Participants
1.     African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) Taking a GM crop to market in sub-Saharan Africa: Special Focus on Policy and Regulatory environment MrBbo 002 50
2.     CTA / FARA / CAVM Strengthening systems for optimizing agriculture and nutrition outcomes in Africa Akagera 2

(main venue)

30
3.     FARA / CIRAD / WUR PROIntensAfrica: towards
an Africa-Europe strategic partnership
for sustainable intensification of the
food systems in Africa
MRBbo202 60
4.     FARA / Landell Mills Making Chinese technology work for African Agriculture: Key insights and lesson learning from AgriTT MrBbo003 30
5.     FARA / PAEPARD Brokering African- European multi-stakeholder partnerships in agricultural Research for Development: A case study from PAEPARD CRF Akagera 55
6.     FARA / CDI Action planning for demand-led capacity development for country implementation of the CAADP and Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa Media Hall 50
7.     FARA/IITA/Humidtropics Integration of systems research into the Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa and CAADP country process: Practical implications MrBbo 201 30
8.     IITA and Bioversity International SARD-SC: Contributing to Food and nutrition security in Africa MrBbo 203 100
9.     Integrated Breeding platform (IBP) Accessing the digital revolution to support the modernization of plant breeding in Africa Kigali 50
10.  ICARDA Enhancing small scale farmers’ access to improved technologies for increased productivity, and income and food security”

 

MrBo001 50
11.  Information training and outreach center for Africa IAALD Africa Chapter Meeting Urukari 5 30
12. CIAT Focus on nutrition, markets & gender Virunga (cafeteria) 100
13. CIAT Linking farmers to game-changing technologies and investing in soil
carbon
MRB005 100

Parallel Sessions 1130 – 1330 /14 June

Convener Title Room
IITA, Bioversity International,FARA, CIRAD,WUR Sustainable productivity and intensification Akagera Hall
CIAT, IITA and AAIN Preparatory meeting MrBbo 003
3. FARA/CTA/YPARD Value chains, agribusiness and the Youth Media Hall
CTA, GODAN, FARA Data, Information and Knowledge systems MrBb201
AfDB and AGRA Sustainable financing of STI for African Agriculture Virunga
Ruforum, AUCHRST Human Capital Development Kigali

Side Events / 14 June 2016: 1430 – 1730 hours

Convener Title Room Participants
1.        CABI Invasive species, threat to livelihoods: stemming a catastrophe’ MrBbo 002 50
2.        CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems Managing water and land resources, the essential pathway to unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential. MrBbo 202 120
3.        CIAT Climate services for agricultural-meteorological data to extension providers and farmers MRBb0201 100
4.        CIMMYT Narrowing the Wheat Gap in sub-Saharan Africa: Strategy Review Workshop Colourful room upstairs 50
5. CTA / BecAILRI/FARA/ PACA/ CAVM/CIP Working group (core expert. Group) Akagera Small (mrb003 EXT 30
6. Embrapa Africa-Brazil Market Place Akagera 2 30
7.        FARA /ISP Mainstreaming IAR4D and IP as a Lever for the Transformation of Smallholder farmers to business Farmers in Africa: Institutional and Financial Strategy. Media Hall 50
8.   FARA / CDI Foresight in African Agriculture MRB003 50
9.    FARA / PAEPARD Brokering African-European multi-stakeholder partnerships in agricultural Research for Development: A case study from PAEPARD CRF Akagera (main venue) 55
10.    FARA / ZEF/ 12 PARI countries Scaling up Technological Innovation in Africa: The state of Affairs MrBbo 001 70
11.     ILRI How research is contributing to Livestock Development Strategy for Africa MrBbo 203 70
12.    FARA / CDI Collaborative service and research agreements to facilitate implementation of the Science Agenda for Agriculture in Africa Kigali 50
13.     FARA Mainstreaming the science Agenda in Country level development of the Agriculture and Food industry Virunga 100

Side Events / 15 June 2016

Convener Title Room Participants
1.        African Agribusiness Incubation Network (AAIN) Youth engagement in Agribusiness, Trade and Investmetn in Africa: Creating opportunities and incentive schemes Media Hall 100
2.        IITA and Bioversity International Celebrating 10 years of CIALCA: Positive news from the Great Lakes Region Virunga

(cafeteria)

70

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