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PARI Roundtable highlights innovation opportunities for agricultural growth in Malawi

At a national policy workshop organised by ZEF, FARA and DARS, high-level representatives from the public, private and non-governmental sectors gathered in Lilongwe on 11 July to discuss how innovations could spur development and job creation in Malawi’s agriculture sector. The question of how to harness the capacities and motivation of the youth in the agriculture sector ranked particularly high among the policy priorities discussed.Read more PARI Roundtable highlights innovation opportunities for agricultural growth in Malawi

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Malabo Montpellier Panel Report: Nourished

A seminar took place on 22 March at the Center for Development Research of Bonn University (ZEF) with Dr. Ousmane Badiane, Africa Director at the International Food and Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in Washington D.C., Prof. Joachim von Braun, ZEF-Director, and Dr. Stefan Schmitz, Deputy Director General of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). The discussion dealt with the question why some African countries have been successful in their battle against malnutrition whilst others are still lagging behind.

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