The IITA Conference Center was a sea of green with over a hundred people dressed in the attire of the Day—a shirt made of the local traditional cloth called “adire” that had YIIFSWA and Yams for livelihoods printed on it.
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The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) has named Dr Akinwumi Adesina, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as its Ambassador of Goodwill.
Drawing from personal experiences as a medical doctor-turned-farmer, Governor Olusegun Mimiko of Ondo State shared memories that support the importance of agricultural research to sustainable development.
AfricaRice ‘Science Week’ to focus on effective collaboration for large-scale development impact in Africa
Nearly 250 international and national rice research and development partners from the public and private sectors, including representatives of national research and extension programs of 28 African countries, are set to meet at the Africa Rice Center
La « semaine scientifique » d’AfricaRice va se focaliser sur la collaboration effective en vue de l’impact de développement à grande échelle en Afrique
Près de 250 partenaires internationaux et nationaux de la recherche et du développement rizicoles des secteurs publics et privés, y compris les représentants des programmes nationaux de recherche et de vulgarisation de 28 pays africains devront se …