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The Potential of Biotechnology to Address Food Security in Africa

  • CSIS 1616 Rhode Island Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20036 United States (map)

CSIS is hosting a presentation and panel discussion on plant biotechnology in Africa as it stands today. Learn how new technology and progressive policies could advance global development goals and improve food security.  Hear experts discuss the possible contributions of biotechnology to rural economies, its linkages to economic growth, and barriers to adoption. The audience will include watch parties at U.S. Embassies in Ethiopia, Nigeria, and Kenya.

Event Details

  • Date: April 6, 2017

  • When: 9:00-10:30 AM

  • Where: CSIS HQ