Africa Food Systems Forum 2024

Delivering food systems transformation in the digital and climate change age

  • Date
    02.09.24 > 06.09.24
  • Time
    08:00 am > 08:00 pm UTC+02:00
  • Location
    Kigali, Rwanda
  • Registration

The Africa Food Systems Forum 2024 Annual Summit will be held from 2 to 6 September 2024 in Kigali, Rwanda.

The summit’s primary goal is to transform African food systems to ensure food security and foster job opportunities, particularly for youth and women.

About the summit

Preparing for the Africa Food Systems Forum 2024 involves a multifaceted approach, addressing global challenges and opportunities in food systems transformation. Key focus areas include innovative science and policies, digital technologies, equipment, and home-grown and global solutions, all aimed at achieving scaled investments.

The agenda emphasizes sustainable development, resilience, and equitable food systems. Engagement with diverse stakeholders and partnerships with international organizations are crucial.

Logistics will ensure sustainable facilities and robust digital infrastructure. The summit dates are:

  • Pre-Summit: September 2, 2024
  • Summit: September 3-6, 2024

The venue will be the Kigali Convention Center (KCC) in Kigali, Rwanda. Post-summit plans include developing an implementation framework, monitoring progress, and maintaining ongoing dialogue.

CGIAR participation

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Header photo: Rwandan women selling eggs to people visiting the Kimironko market in Rwanda’s capital city. CGIAR