Side-event to EU-Africa HLPD on role of STI in promoting Food Security

The event focused on bi-regional STI cooperation in promoting food security.

It took place alongside the "EU-Africa High Level Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation".

This half-day side event, taking place on the morning of 28th November 2013, focused on the role of STI in promoting food security, nutrition and sustainable agriculture. The programme provided an overview of existing and promising joint EU-Africa science, technology and innovation initiatives in the field of food security, nutrition and sustainable agriculture.

It took place at the Sofitel Hotel, Place Jourdan 1, 1040 Brussels (close to the HLPD venue) and it was open to all interested parties. CaastNet+ project attended. The programme ended with a networking lunch. Please visit the following link for more information: http://caast-net-plus.org/object/event/672.