FEB182014
Africa’s Agriculture: Opportunities and Challenges

Expert Discussion: 
‘Africa’s Agriculture: Opportunities and Challenges

African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States

African, Caribbean and Pacific Group
(Room C)
451 Ave Georges Henri
1040 Brussels – Belgium

10.00 – 13.00
Brussels, 18th February 2014

In the framework of the Brussels visit of the recently appointed EMRC President Prof. Monty Jones (Special Advisor to the President of Sierra Leone and winner of the FAO World Food Prize), DR Congo’s Minister of Agriculture, Jean Chrysostome Vahamwiti Mukesyayira, and DR Congo’s Minister of Industry and SMEs, Rémy Musungayi Bampale, presentations will focus on the opportunities and challenges of Africa’s Agri-Food sector. Speakers will outline their views and vision of the current and future status of Sub-Saharan Africa’s agricultural potential.

For more information contact:

Jessica Frommer
Media and Communications Manager
jf@emrc.be
Tel: 32.2.626.1514