Prof Rony Sweenen, IITA banana breeder to speak at special session on global program to address TR4 at World Banana Forumhttp://www.iita.org/event/iitas-prof-rony-sweenen-banana-breeder-speak-world-banana-forum/CICG GenevaRue de Varembé 15, 1202 Genève, Switzerland
Presentation of the global programme on Fusarium wilt disease of banana, its objectives, structure and planned activities.
Learn more about IITA and partners’ breeding strategy and global partnership to breed banana with resistant to TR4:
IITA leads breeding efforts in a global programme that seeks to contain serious threat to the world’s bananas
IITA to partner in global efforts to contain serious disease threat to the world’s bananas
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- 2424.November.Fridayhttp://www.iita.org/event/iita-50th-anniversary-celebration-november/IITA, Ibadan, Oyo State, NigeriaIITA, Ibadan, Nigeria
50th Anniversary Conference: Food and Nutritional security over next 50 years
Towards Food and Nutrition Security for the next Half Century:
Challenges, Opportunities, and Strategies
The conference is intended to deliberate on such issues. It is planned as part of the IITA R4D (Research for Development) Week, during which IITA scientists from all over Africa congregate at Headquarters in Ibadan, to deliberate on the research orientation for the future. A number of world-class scientists have been invited to this conference, to come share ideas with the team of IITA researchers. There will also be field visits to research and delivery facilities of the institute.
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