Presentations

Click the presentation titles below to see details of all our presenters on the B4FA media fellowship training programmes, along with their presentations, where available.

GHANA

Wayne Powell

University of Aberystwyth, UK

Plants and Agriculture – Ghana

 

Alexander Augustine (Alex) Abutu

Africa Science, Technology and Innovation News

Science and Agriculture Journalism

 

Eric Danquah

WACCI and University of Ghana

Principles of Genetics

 

Manfred Ewool

CSIR Crop Research Institute, Kumasi, Ghana

Research for Development

 

George Ameyaw

Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana, New Tafo

Breeding for tolerant varieties for cocoa swollen shoot virus disease (CSSVD) in Ghana

 

IDK Atokple

CSIR Savanna Agricultural Research Institute, Tamale

Hybrid sorghum production

 

Jim Dunwell

University of Reading, UK

GM crops: Production, Commercialisation and Regulation

 

Emmanuel Chamba

CSIR Savanna Agricultural Research Institute, Tamale

The development of two cotton varieties in Ghana

 

Lawrence Aboagye

CSIR Plant Genetic Resources Institute, Bunso

Plant genetic resources conservation in Ghana

 

Eric Okoree

Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology, Accra

Regulatory environment and biosafety in Ghana

 

Daniel Otunge

African Agricultural Technology Foundation, Nairobi

Seed trade environment in Ghana

 

NIGERIA

 

Wayne Powell

University of Aberystwyth, UK

Plants and Agriculture – Nigeria

 

Diran Onifade

Africa Science Technology and Innovation News (AfricaSTI)

Science Journalism

 

Dr Charles Amadi

National Root Crops Research Centre, Umudike, Nigeria

Principles of genetics

 

Inuwa Usman

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Micropropation at Institute for Agricultural Research, Zaria – Sugarcane and pineapple

 

Emmanuel Okogbenin

National Root Crops Resaerch Centre, Umudike

Cassava case study

 

Maimuna Abdulmalik

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Groundnut case study

 

Jim Dunwell

University of Reading, UK

GM crops: Production, Commercialisation and Regulation

 

Muhammad Lawan Umar

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

Cowpea case study

 

Prof Christian Fatokun

International Institute for Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan

Keynote presentation: Biotechnology for agriculture in Nigeria

 

Daniel Otunge

African Agricultural Technology Foundation, Nairobi

Seed trade environment in Nigeria

 

 

UGANDA

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TANZANIA

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