Session 2.3: Food security

Room: Benue

Chair: Linguere Mbaye, AfDB

Paper Presenters:

  • The impact of agricultural extension and input subsidies on knowledge, input use and food security in Eastern DRC

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Ministry of Economics, Planning and Regional Development and University of Yaounde 2, Cameroon and UNU-MERIT, Koen Leuveld, Eleonora Nillesen, Janneke Pieters, Martha Ross, Maarten Voors
Discussant: Anthony Orji, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria

  • Feeding the African Child: Socioeconomic Variables and Child Nutritional Status in the Nigeria’s Geopolitical Zones

Emmanuel Nwosu, Anthony Orji, University of Nigeria Nsukka, Nigeria
Discussant: Eyerusalem Siba, Brookings Institution, USA

  • Investments to end rural hunger: The case of Ethiopia

Eyerusalem Siba, Brookings Institution, USA
Discussant: Olagunju Kehinde, Universita Carlo Cattaneo, Italy

  • Scaling Agricultural Innovation for Inclusive Livelihood and Productivity Outcomes in Sub-Saharan African: The case of Nigeria

Ogunniyi Adebayo, University of Ibadan, Nigeria, Olagunju Kehinde, Universita Carlo Cattaneo, Italy, Ogundipe Adeyemi, Covenant University, Nigeria, Salman K. Kabir, Francis Philips, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Discussant: Soazic Elise Wang Sonne

« Notre objectif est clair : atteindre l’autosuffisance alimentaire en Afrique dans les dix ans, éradiquer la malnutrition et la faim, hisser l’Afrique au sommet des chaînes de valeur agricole. » – Akinwumi Adesina, Président de la BAD 

Lieu de la conférence


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