The High Level Panel (HLP) entitled ‘Small Farmers, Big Business: Engaging the Private Sector in Sustainable Agricultural Development’ (A6) was organised at the European Development Days 2012 on Wednesday 17 October in Brussels. It was organised by five organisations: COLEACP, GIZ, SNV, UNIDO and the Practitoners’ Network.
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‘Small Farmers, Big Business’ partnership joins EU Agribusiness event
The four partners of the Small Farmers, Big Business partnership – UNIDO, GIZ, ColeACP and SNV – actively participated in the expert seminar European Agribusiness in Africa: Opportunities and Challenges which was co-organised by DG Agriculture and DG Development of the European Commission last week (Brussels, 10 April). On the request of the co-organisers, the four partners provided presentations in the various panel discussions. All presentations are available on the EU website. The event was also recorded. You can watch it again here. During the seminar valuable best practices and lessons learned were shared. It was concluded that increasingly sustainable development and agri-business in Africa go hand in hand.
During the seminar a video was shown on the requirement of new forms of cooperation. Click here to watch the video.
On this event website you can find and do the following: