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1 June 2018

foodFIRST conference "Join-up with African agripreneurs"

New date: Friday 1 june 2018
On Thursday 31 May a pre-event with leaders from the agro industry and international policy makers. Friday 1 June a full day at the Rabobank, Utrecht, with presentations, workshops and talkshows.
Theme: Food supply for the booming African cities is a mayor challenge. For young African agripreneurs, this 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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Tue, 12 Dec 2017

Vijverbergsessie "Coming up: Join-up"

Op deze speciale Vijverbergsessie willen we de narrative voor de internationale conferentie van 8 en 9 februari, “Join-up with African Agripreneurs” centraal stellen, het verhaal dus dat richting geeft en de doorwerking daarna. Met Ewald Wermuth en Ton Dietz.
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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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