The Regional Workshop on Project Implementation in West and Central Africa, organized by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) jointly with the Government of Senegal with technical support from the West Africa Rural Foundation (WARF), was held in Dakar from 8 to 11 November 2010.
The main over-reaching theme was “Value Chains for Opportunities and Growth: What Role for IFAD co-funded Projects?”
The workshop brought together 276 participants including project staff and representatives of Government, peasant organizations and NGO leadership, the private sector, cooperating institutions and IFAD staff. The opening ceremony was chaired by Mr Khadim Gueye, Minister of Agriculture of Senegal. Also present were Ms Bintou Djibo, United Nations Resident Coordinator in Senegal, and Mr Mohamed Béavogui, Director of IFAD’s West and Central Africa Division.
AGENDA Value Chains for Opportunities and Growth: What Role for IFAD-funded Projects?
FIDAfrique launched an online forum on the value chain approach as part of preparatory activities for the 2010 portfolio review.
Dakar 2010 Portofolio Review is a residential workshop!