25
Aug
2016

FARA Executive Director Dr Yemi Akinbamijo’s comments and feedback on 2nd session (The future of the rice sector development in Africa)

Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
2nd session: The future of the rice sector development in Africa
FARA Executive Director Dr Yemi Akinbamijo
25
Aug
2016

IRRI Director General Dr Matthew Morell’s comments and feedback on 2nd session (The future of the rice sector development in Africa)

Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
2nd session: The future of the rice sector development in Africa
IRRI Director General Dr Matthew Morell
25
Aug
2016

Hon. Minister for Agriculture and Livestock, Madagascar, Mr Rivo Rakotovao’ comments and feedback on 1st session (The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative)


Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
1st session: The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative
Hon. Minister for Agriculture and Livestock, Madagascar, Mr Rivo Rakotovao
25
Aug
2016

FAO Regional Representative in Africa Mr Bukar Tijani’s comments and feedback on 1st session (The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative)

Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
1st session: The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative
FAO Regional Representative in Africa Mr Bukar Tijani
25
Aug
2016

JIRCAS President Dr Masa Iwanaga’s comments and feedback on 1st session (The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative)

Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
1st session: The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative
JIRCAS President Dr Masa Iwanaga
25
Aug
2016

AfricaRice Director General Dr Harold Roy-Macauley’s comments and feedback on 1st session (The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative)

Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) Side Event organized by the Coalition for African Rice Development (CARD) on the “Progress of CARD and the future of rice sector development in Africa” held in Nairobi, Kenya, 25 August 2016.

The meeting was organized to present and review general achievements of CARD and country-level achievements in the rice sector development in a few countries as well as discuss future direction for rice sector development in Africa. The CARD initiative was launched by JICA, in partnership with AGRA, in May 2008. CARD supports the efforts of African countries to increase rice production.

Comments and feedback on the presentations were provided by distinguished participants:
1st session: The mechanism and progress of the CARD initiative
• AfricaRice Director General Dr Harold Roy-Macauley
23
Aug
2016

Goodwill message delivered by the African Union Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development H. E. Mrs. Tumusiime Rhoda Peace at the 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers

Goodwill message delivered by the African Union Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development H. E. Mrs. Tumusiime Rhoda Peace at the 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers, 22-23 August 2016, Kampala, Uganda

23
Aug
2016

Welcome remarks by Hon. Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja, Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries of the Republic of Uganda

Welcome remarks by Hon. Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja,  Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries of the Republic of Uganda, Chair of the 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers, 22-23 August 2016, Kampala, Uganda.

23
Aug
2016

Welcome speech by AfricaRice Board Chair Prof. Eric Tollens at the 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers

Welcome speech by AfricaRice Board Chair Prof. Eric Tollens at the 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers, 22-23 August 2016, Kampala, Uganda

22
Aug
2016

Welcome remarks by AfricaRice Director General Dr Harold Roy-Macauley at the National Experts Committee (NEC) Meeting

Welcome remarks by AfricaRice Director General Dr Harold Roy-Macauley at the National Experts Committee (NEC) Meeting held on 22 August 2016 as part of 30th Ordinary Session of the AfricaRice Council of Ministers, Kampala, Uganda