Rurbanomics: The path to rural revitalization in Africa
By Shenggen Fan and Ousmane Badiane
Africa must invest now to harness future agricultural technologies
By Ousmane Badiane , IFPRI. Cross-posted from IFPRI.org ; this post first appeared on the Malabo Montpellier Panel blog .
The 7 th Africa Agriculture Science Week (AASW) and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) General Assembly was held from June 13-16 in Kigali, Rwanda. The event, held every three years, brings together key stakeholders in African agricultural science, technology, and innovations to coordinate strategies to accelerate the region’s economic and social development.