LEVERAGING THE CONTRIBUTION OF POTATO
AND SWEETPOTATO FOR SUSTAINABLE
NUTRITIOUS FOOD SYSTEMS
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Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources/ Rwanda
Director General of Rwanda Agriculture and Animal Resources Development Board
President of the World Potato Congress Inc.
Country Manager / Value Chain Expert at International Potato Center
Global Sweetpotato Breeder at International Potato Center
Founder and CEO of Crop Bioscieince Solutions Ltd
Senior Program Specialist at Canada’s International Development Research Centre
Commercial Director at Solynta
Associate Professor in the Hubert Department of Global Health
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African Potato Association
The APA’s core objective is to promote production and utilization of potato and sweetpotato for food and nutrition security in Africa. Additionally, the APA facilitates knowledge sharing by bringing together diverse stakeholders in the potato sector across Africa. Drawing scientists, practitioners and entrepreneurs from over 20 African countries and abroad, the APA members cover an extensive range of research and development of the promising crops.
The 11th Triennial Conference
The African Potato Association (APA) local organising committee together with the Rwanda Ministry of Agriculture (MINAGRI) and the International Potato Center (CIP)announces the dates and venue of the 11th triennial conference 2019. The APA conference will be held at the Marriott Hotel Kigali from 26th – 29th August 2019. Delegates should plan to arrive on 15:00 on Sunday the 25th August to be able to participate in the opening event.
TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATION
Travelling to Rwanda
More details about travelling to Rwanda including VISA requirements.
HOSTS AND PARTNERS
25 - 29 AUGUST, 2019
Marriott Hotel, KN 3 Avenue, Kigali, Rwanda