The 4th West and Central Agricultural Science Week and 11th General Assembly of CORAF/WECARD will be held in Niamey, Niger during the last week of May 2014 (exact dates to be communicated).
The Central Theme is “Innovations in agro-sylvo-pastoral systems to feed West and Central Africa”
A day to raise awareness of the National Agricultural Research System of
Niger will be organized. It will be an opportunity to discover the main results of the initiative of the Government of Niger “Nigeriens feed Nigeriens” and the know-how of various agricultural stakeholders (researchers, specialists of extension services, producer organizations, private sector, NGOs …) in the country.
National agricultural research systems and their partners, including international institutions will have the opportunity to share their experiences or showcase the products of their research and various innovations in dedicated sessions and booths.
The General Assembly of CORAF/WECARD will held its 11th Ordinary Meeting and discuss key issues related to the life of the Association.
Registration for participation in these events will be open soon.