Tag «Agriculture»

IACC annual convention on “Indo US Relations: Building a durable partnership; sessions on infrastructure, agriculture and defence

Global interest for investments in Indian infrastructure is very much alive: Ghulam Zia, Executive Director, Knight Frank at IACC Annual Convention 2018  Mumbai, September 21, 2018: Indian infrastructure is very much alive in the minds of global players who continue to show keen interest in investing in the sector, said Ghulam Zia, Executive Director, Knight …

India-Israel collaborate to strengthen sectors of agriculture, healthcare and environment

 Israel-India ‘Bridge to Innovation’ program launches six winning Israeli startups in India New Delhi, 2 August 2018: The growing India-Israel relationship took a step further as six Israeli startups with innovative technologies in the fields of healthcare, agriculture and water management interacted with various Indian businesses. The innovation week 23-27 July was jointly started over …

AfDB and WWF agree to focus on conservation, energy and agriculture

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 30 November 2017 – The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) have announced a new three-year partnership agreement. The agreement comes on the heels of a three-year Memorandum of Understanding (2014-2017) in which the two organizations committed to deliver major eco-conservation programmes for Africa. Commenting on …

AfDB to invest US$24 billion in agriculture in next 10 years

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 28 July 2017 – The African Development Bank (AfDB) will invest US $24 billion dollars in agriculture as part of its Feed Africa programme- a strategy for agricultural development in Africa. President of the Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, said this in a speech he delivered at the 50th anniversary celebration of the International …

Africa Green Revolution Forum 2017 to highlight place of agriculture in diversification of African economies

From: 04/09/2017 To:  08/09/2017 Venue: Abidjan The 2017 Africa Green Revolution Forum will be held from September 4-8 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire and aims to stress the capacity of agriculture and agribusiness to drive inclusive and sustainable rural development in Africa. The Forum will spotlight the important role agriculture and agribusiness play in current efforts …

H.E. DR THANI BIN AHMED AL-ZEYOUDI, MINISTER OF CLIMATE CHANGE & ENVIRONMENT OPENS GLOBAL FORUM FOR INNOVATIONS IN AGRICULTURE

3rd edition of major agriculture show returns with 500 innovative solutions to tackle global hunger Abu Dhabi, 16 February 2016:  His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, has officially opened the 3rd edition of the Global Forum of Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) today. During the opening ceremony, ‘Game-changing …