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Nigeria’s former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, said he was impressed with the impact the Nigeria Zero Hunger Forum (NZHF) was making especially in promoting healthy competition among states with a view to achieving food security.
A 20-year project that protects and manages remnants of decrepit forests in a corner of the Republic of Benin in West Africa has resulted in a biodiversity-rich secondary forest, preserving its most important inhabitants, the critically endangered, endemic red-bellied monkey, Cercopithecus erythrogaster (Cercopithecidae) [at right] and 52 other endangered plant species of economic importance to Africa.
Des Moines, Iowa – An American university and a leading Africa-based international research institute are bringing their scientists together to step up the science of fighting hunger, poverty, and pollution.
- 0707.August.Mondayhttp://www.iita.org/event/taat-appraisal-workshop/IITA Conference CenterIITA Entrance Rd, Ibadan, Nigeria
#IITA50 hosts Multinational Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) appraisal workshop in Ibadan with the African Development Bank Group, to work on detailed implementation plan with stakeholders.
- 2828.August.Mondayhttp://www.iita.org/event/africa-rising-nafaka-scaling-project-meeting/Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaDar es Salaam, Tanzania
Project partners implementing Africa RISING-NAFAKA project activities in Tanzania will convene to achieve the following objectives:
Discuss lessons learned from the initial project phase
Share updates on plans for implementation of project activities for 2017/2018 in light of the phase II project proposal
Develop draft work plans for 2017/2018