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Upcoming Events

Date
Event
Nairobi, Kenya
28 - 31 March, 2017

The 1st All-Africa Post Harvest Congress and Exhibition will take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 28th to 31st March, 2017 at the Safari Park Hotel. Nairobi, Kenya. The Congress whose theme is Reducing Food Losses and Waste: Sustainable Solutions for Africa will discuss and showcase actionable strategies for reducing food loss in Africa.The Congress will draw attendance from over 300 researchers, academics, farmers, development agencies, civil society and policy makers. The speakers will present and discuss latest topics with the overall objective of identifying effective interventions to reduce FLW on the continent.

To make the Congress interesting, we have divided the discussions into the following sub-themes:

  • Postharvest food and loss waste evaluation/ assessment
  • Postharvest handling and technologies for perishable commodities (including fruits, vegetables, roots & tubers, edible fungi, milk, fish, meat, cooked food)
  • Postharvest handling and technologies for non-perishable commodities (including grains, processed foods)
  • Capacity building including Postharvest training, education, extension/outreach programs
  • Gender, Policy and Governance issues affecting postharvest management

The conference flyers (i) AAPHC Call for Abstracts and Papers (ii) Sponsorship Package - AAPHC

For more information http://africa-postharvestconference.uonbi.ac.ke/