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International Technical Webinar

Wednesday 26 May 2021, 14:30 - 16:00 Europe/Rome

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Ms Cristina Petracchi (Leader of the FAO elearning Academy)
Mr Kisan Gunjal (FAO)
Ms Mariam Sow
Richard Miiro (Makerere University, Uganda)
Mr Massimo Giovanola (PARM/IFAD)
Mr Gideon Onumah (NRI)

Objectives of the session

  • Raise awareness on the importance of ARM
  • Demonstrate the benefits of adopting a holistic and integrated risk management approach and strategy
  • Share experiences on capacity development activities for managing agricultural risks

Webinar Partners

AFAAS - African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services
AFD - Agence Française de Développement
Agreenium - French training and research alliance for agriculture, food, environment and global health
AgroParisTech - Institut des sciences et industries du vivant et de l'environnement 
AICS - Italian Agency for Development Cooperation
CIHEAM - International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies
CIRAD - Agricultural Research Centre for International Development
CREA - Council for Agricultural Research and Economics
EU International Partnerships Academy 
EU - European Union
FARM-D - Forum for Agricultural Risk Management in Development
FFI - Future Food Institute 
FFKP - Family Farming Knowledge Platform
IFAD - International Fund for Agricultural Development 
ICBA - International Center for Biosaline Agriculture 
IFAD - International Fund for Agricultural Development 
INRAE - Institut national de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement
La Sapienza University 
LUISS University 
Mc Gill University - Margaret A. Gilliam Institute for Global Food Security
Montpellier SupAgro - Institut national d'études supérieures agronomiques de Montpellier
NEPAD - New Partnership for Africa’s Development
PARM - Platform for Agricultural Risk Management
SUN Movement - Scaling Up Nutrition Movement
UNDP - United Nations Development Programme
UNESCAP - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
UNIMED - Mediterranean Universities Union
UNITELMA University 
UOC - Open University of Catalonia
WFP - World Food Programme