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Don’t miss our first virtual conference!

Join us as we bring together diverse and prestigious key players in Africa's agri-food sectorincluding government officials, development partners, members of the research and academic community, donors and investors, the private sector, civil society, women and youth sectors, and farmers groupsto lead its transformation, empowerment, and development.

As rice becomes a strategic commodity in Africa, many countries have embarked on various programs that, along with continental initiatives, aspire to chart a course of action for moving the regional rice sector forward.

The EARC 2021 will serve as a platform for accomplishing the ambitious plan of strengthening domestic rice production by bringing together key players in the sector and initiating substantive discussions on the opportunities and challenges that it faces.

SIMULTANEOUS COUNTRY WORKSHOPS

Ethiopia | Burundi | Kenya | Uganda | Tanzania | Rwanda

(By invitation only)

FEATURED SPEAKERS

PLENARY SESSIONS


CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR ACCELERATING AND SUSTAINING RICE SELF-SUFFICIENCY IN EASTERN AFRICA


Accelerating and sustaining rice self-sufficiency in Eastern Africa

Partnership through SSC and its contribution in shaping the rice sector in Eastern Africa

Aligning rice sector development policy and national agriculture investment plan



SUPPORTING POLICY AND INVESTMENT IN NATIONAL AND REGIONAL RICE SECTOR DEVELOPMENT


Supporting policy and investment in national and regional rice sector development

East Africa Rice Development Strategy (EARDS)

Experiences of JICA

Operationalization of EARDS

TECHNICAL PARALLEL SESSIONS

SPECIAL SIDE EVENTS

COOKING SHOW