Due to the many engagements of Heads of State at this period of the year, the Dakar Financing Summit on Africa’s Infrastructure which was to take place in Dakar on December 13 and 14, has been postponed to a later date.
The African Orphan Crops Consortium (AOCC) Tuesday opened the African Plant Breeding Academy in Nairobi, Kenya to help improve the livelihoods of Africa’s smallholder farmers and their families, reduce hunger and boost Africa’s food supply.
NEPAD Communications and Project staff received intensive photography training on Wednesday, by veteran photo journalist Karen Sandison. Karen is Picture Editor for The Star Newspaper Group in Johannesburg.
Dr Ibrahim Mayaki has appealed to African Union Ambassadors to the United Nations to capitalise on the recommendations of UN Resolution 67/294, which calls for support to accelerate NEPAD’s implementation.