The Centre for Dry Land Agriculture, CDA, of Bayero University, Kano, BUK, says it plans to hold its fourth conference on dry land and food security from September 12 to 14 in Kano.
‘’The conference has the theme “Ecosystem Restoration and Natural Resources Management: Exploring Opportunities for Food Security in the Drylands” and “Improving Climate-Resilient Agriculture in West Africa: Leveraging the Success of the Regional Africa Centers of Excellence,’’ he said.
“The biennial international conference on drylands is one of the programmes of the centre that provides a platform for disseminating research findings, networking and sharing experiences between scientists, practitioners and other stakeholders.
Mr Mohammed-Jibrin said the theme aligned with the current United Nations Decade for Ecosystem Restoration to address development changes and food security.
“This year’s conference 100 papers will be presented and bring together scientists, farmers, policymakers, CSO and private sector from the United States, China and Senegal among others to share knowledge and experiences.
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