Events

Enabling Positive Outcomes for Nutrition in Africa


Dakar, Senegal

The Malabo Montpellier Panel invites you to a policy seminar on the theme: 

 “Enabling Positive Outcomes for Nutrition in Africa”

**By registration only**

The event will focus on enabling positive outcomes for nutrition across Africa, drawing extensively from the findings of our report, Nourished: How Africa can Build a Future Free from Hunger and Malnutrition.

Agenda

  • Registration
  • Keynote (15mins) H.E. Dr Papa Abdoulaye Seck, Minister of Agriculture, Republic of Senegal **invited
  • Moderated discussion (60mins)

Speakers:

  • Dr Ousmane Badiane, Africa Director, IFPRI (chair) - Introduction 
  • Sir Gordon Conway, Professor for International Development, Imperial College London – The state of malnutrition in Africa
  • Abdoulaye Ka, Director, Cellue de Lutte contre la Malnutrition (CLM), Senegal.
  • Nachilala Nkombo, Country Director, WWF Zambia - Global and continental policy processes and institutional reforms 
  • Paul Ilona, Nigeria Country Manager, HarvestPlus - Getting nutritious crops to farmers and rural communities: experience from Nigeria
  • Audience Q&A (30mins)
  • Press conference & cocktail reception

We would be delighted if you were available to join us at the event! Please rsvp via email to ifpri-dakar[@]cgiar[dot]org or by phone: 338699800. 

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