6th African Conference of Agricultural Economists 2019
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Date and time: 
Mon, 2019-09-23 (All day)
Location / Venue: 

Department of Agricultural Economics

The chairman of the Department of Agricultural Economics will be attending the 6th African Conference of Agricultural Economists 2019. The theme of the conference is Rising to meet evolving challenges: Africa's agricultural development beyond 2020 Vision. The conference will take place at the Sheraton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria from September 23-26, 2019. The conference will explore the recent developments in agricultural systems across Africa. Key drivers of change include population growth, rapid urbanization, productivity enhancing innovation, climate change, the rise of agri-preneurship, land reform, as well as policy and investment priorities by governments and development partners. This conference will bring together leading scholars, policy makers, agribusiness representatives and development practitioners to examine how these new mega-trends are shaping agricultural development in Africa.

Expiry Date: 
Sat, 2022-12-31 (All day)
Contact Person: 

Prof. John Irungu