13-14th November, London
What: Africa Green Revolution Forum
When: 3rd-6th September, 2019
Where: Accra International Conference Centre, Ghana
Why: Themed ‘Grow digital: Leveraging Digital Transformation to Drive Sustainable Food Systems in Africa.’ The 2019 Africa Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) will feature delegates and high-level dignitaries, eminent leaders of global and regional development institutions, mobile network operators, tech leaders and agri-preneurs; and lead representatives of farmer organizations. The forum will provide a platform for global and African leaders to develop action plans that will move African agriculture forward. Some notable speakers to expect include Tony Blair; Chairman of the Institute for Global Change and Former Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Dr. Gérardine Mukeshimana; Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources Rwanda, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto Minister of Food and Agriculture Ghana, Dr. Ibrahim Mayaki, CEO The African Union Development Agency, Jehiel Oliver; Founder Hello Tractor, and Alima Bawah, COO at Cowtribe.
Website: Africa Green Revolution Forum