CGIAR @ Tropentag 2022

Can Agroecological Farming Feed the World?

  • Date
    14.09.22 > 16.09.22
  • Time
    08:00 am > 07:00 pm
  • Location
    Prague, Czech Republic
  • Registration

The annual interdisciplinary conference on research in tropical and subtropical agriculture, natural resource management and rural development (TROPENTAG) is jointly organized by the universities of Berlin, Bonn, Göttingen, Hohenheim, Kassel-Witzenhausen, ZALF e.V. (all Germany), Ghent University (Belgium), Czech University of Life Sciences Prague (Czech Republic), BOKU Vienna (Austria), and the Council for Tropical and Subtropical Research (ATSAF e.V) in co-operation with the GIZ Fund International Agricultural Research (FIA). Tropentag 2022 will be organized as a hybrid conference by Czech University of Life Sciences, Czech Republic.

On September 14, Dr. Harold Roy-Macauley, Managing Director, Regions and Partnerships, will deliver the Keynote speech for the opening session.  Dr. Juan Lucas Restrepo, Global Director, Partnerships and Advocacy, will join the session ‘Joint Response to Global Crises – Partnerships for Research and Development.’ An informal networking event for ‘Friends of CGIAR’ will take place on September 15, 2022.

September 14, 2022

Time Session title CGIAR Participation
13:00 – 15:15 CET Opening Session: Plenary Session 1 Keynote speech by Dr. Harold Roy-Macauley, Managing Director, Regions and Partnerships, CGIAR.
17:00 – 18:30 CET Joint Response to Global Crises – Partnerships for Research and Development CGIAR

September 15, 2022

Time Session Title CGIAR Participation
10:30 – 12:00 CET Parallel oral thematic sessions II.
7.2 Africa Rice
AfricaRice
14:00 – 15:30 CET Agroecology approaches to enhance learning in a changing world: experiences from southern Africa’ Sieglinde Snapp, Sustainable Agricultural Systems Program Director, CIMMYT
Lennart Woltering, CIMMYT
Angela Meentzen, CIMMYT
  Friends of CGIAR Networking Event  

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