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Fri, 9 Feb 2018

foodFIRST conference "Join-up with African agripreneurs"

Stay tuned for the new date! Food supply for the booming African cities is a mayor challenge. For young African agripreneurs, it presents a vital opportunity:
Supply the urban markets with fresh and healthy food, such as vegetables, fruit, poultry, dairy products and meat.
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Wed, 5 July 2017

Vijverbergsession: SME/MKB participation at the foodFIRST conference November 2017

Discussion on creative ideas to involve SME's at the Conference "Emergent entrepreneurship for feeding African cities" in november 2017.
Rabobank, kantoor Bezuidenhoutseweg 5, The Hague; participation on invitation.
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Wed, 7 June 2017

Agro Incubators

In cooperation with Mireille Boshuizen, Ministry of Economic Affairs
Rabobank, kantoor Bezuidenhoutseweg 5, The Hague; participation on invitation.
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Available for download: FoodFirst on the Floriade Venlo 2012, the illustrated short report of the foodFIRST conferences in 2012.

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