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Programs

 

DaySectionHeaderFacilitatorTime
Business Meeting


Session 3
General Assembly Opening
Opening Remarks:
Dr. Alioune Fall, Acting Chairperson of FARA

Key Statements:
Mr. Christoph Larose
Head of Sector—Sustainable Agriculture, European Com- mission, DG-DEVCO

H.E. Ambassador Josefa Leonel Correia Sacko Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission.

Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina;
President African Development Bank.



Dr. Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director, FARA
09:00 -09:35
Dr. Alioune Fall, Acting Chairperson of FARA09:00 -09:35
Session 3Key Statements09:00 -09:35
General Assembly OpeningMr. Christoph Larose Head of Sector—Sustainable Agriculture, European Com- mission, DG-DEVCO.Dr. Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director, FARA09:00 -09:35
H.E. Ambassador Josefa Leonel Correia Sacko Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission
Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina; President African Development Bank
Day TwoReport from the Board of Directors Dr. Alioune Fall Acting Chairperson of FARA Report from the FARA Secretariat Dr. Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director, FARADr. Alioune Fall Acting Chairperson of FARA09:35 -10:20
Session 4 General Assembly Business MeetingPresentation and Endorsement of FARA’s Strategy (2019-2028) and Business Plan (2019-2023) Dr. Aggrey Agumya Incoming Director, Research and Innovation, FARA
Ratification of amendments to the Constitution and Governance Manual of FARA Dr. Aggrey Agumya, DRI, FARA. Election of FARA Chairperson, and appointment of new Board DirectorsMs. Bongiwe Njobe Chairperson, Nominations and Governance Commit- tee, FARA Board of Directors10:20 -10:55
Session 5 ClosingClosing RemarksDr. Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director, FARA10:55: 11:00
DaySessionProgramFacilitatorTime
DAY ONESession 1 Partnership meetings16th CAADP Partnership Platform High Level Panel on Strengthening Partnership for Agricultural Research, Technology and Mutual Accountability: the case of the EU-funded CAADP-XP4 Program: Launch of CAADP-XP4 programmeH.E. Paramanga Ernest Yonli Fmr. Prime Minister of Burkina Faso10:00 - 11:00
Mobilization of stakeholder support and ownership of the Europe-Africa roadmap on Food, Nutrition Security and Sustainable Agriculture (FNSSA)Mr. Krishan Bheenick, FARA11:00 - 12:45
Session 2 SymposiumOpening Remarks:
Dr. Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director, FARA
Unlocking domestic investments to make science and innovation work for agricultural development in Africa. 

Presenter :
Dr. Irene Annor-Frempong Outgoing Director of Research and Innovation,

FARA Discussants:
Dr. Harold Roy Marculey Director General, AfricaRice Center
Dr. Kanayo Nwanze Rt President IFAD
Mr. Christoph Larose Head of Sector, EC, Brussels, Belgium
Dr. Abdou Tenkouano ED CORAF13:00 - 13:10
13:10 - 15:00
Closing15:00 hours (GMT)