30 Jul 2018

International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers

From November 21th to 23rd 2018, FAO Headquarters’ in Rome will host the “International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers: Unlocking the potential of agricultural innovation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals”.

For more information about the event, visit the dedicated website.
About 400 participants are expected to attend. Participants in the meeting will be representatives of governments, intergovernmental organizations and of non-state actors, that is civil society organizations, producer organizations and cooperatives, private sector entities (including philanthropic foundations) and academia and research institutions.

The deadline for expression of interest in attending the event is 23.59 (Rome time) on August 31st 2018.

Please note that the total number of places for representatives of non-state actors is limited and only one representative per non-state actor (i.e. one per civil society organization; producer organization or cooperative; private sector entity or academic/research institution) will be considered.

If you are willing to attend the symposium, you can express your interest here.

We would appreciate if successful applicants could notify WFO secretariat of their participation in the event, by sending an email to secretariat@wfo-oma.org cc info@wfo-oma.org with “FAO Innovation Symposium_participation” in the subject.