Congress 2013 Proceedings
Please find below the congress Programme and proceedings.
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ARIPO Protocol on Plant Variety Protection – By Mr. John Ndirangu Kabare, Senior Patent Examiner ARIPO
Highlights on the West Africa Seed Program (WASP) – By Mr. Ernest Asiedu, CORAF/WECARD
Status of the COMESA Harmonized Seed Regulations and its implementation – By Mr. Chungu Mwila – CEO ACTESA/COMESA & Dr. John Mukuka
Use of ICT in Enhancing Agricultural Productivity – By Mr. Charles Nyachae, ICT & Logistics Officer of AFSTA
Stewardship of seed treatment – Mrs. Margot Boergartz, Bayer Crop Science
Understanding the Maize Leaf Necrosis Virus situation in Kenya and the Implications on Food Security in the Region – By Mr. Damien Viollet, Country Head BCS East Africa
Comparative analysis of the African seed industry with the rest of the world seed industry. Discussion: recommendations guidance for AFSTA – Dr. Marcel Bruins, Secretary General of ISF
Strengthening vegetable breeding in Africa: “Access to traits at the World Vegetable Center” – By Mr. Abdou Tenkouano, Regional Director of the World Vegetable Center
World Food Security and DuPont Global Food Index – By Mrs. Pamela Chitenhe, Regional Director for DuPont Pioneer in Africa and Middle East