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3rd Africa Rice Congress, 21-24 October 2013, Yaoundé, Cameroon
     

Advisory Committee
 

 

Dr Prof. Eric Tollens
Agricultural Research and Development Specialist

Eugene Terry is currently Senior Technical Adviser of TransFarm Africa devoted primarily to removing systemic barriers to investing in African agricultural enterprises. Eugene has held leadership positions in international institutions including that of first Director General of the West Africa Rice Development Association. He has held the position of Plant Pathologist at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA, Ibadan), Land and Crops Advisor in the Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) Department, of The World Bank, and Founding Director, The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF), Nairobi, Kenya.

Eugene Terry was born in Sierra Leone, and holds a BSc in agriculture, an MSc in plant pathology from McGill University, Montreal, Canada, and a PhD in plant pathology from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA,

Eugene currently serves as a Trustee on the boards of several organizations including   the World Vegetable Centre ( the Asian Vegetable Research Centre (AVRDC) Taiwan,  Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Development (SFSA), in Basel, Switzerland. He chairs the Advisory Board of the West African Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI), University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.

Dr. Terry was awarded the 2010 Presidential (Republic of Mali President) Award for Outstanding Contributions to Rice Research and Development in Africa, and the Medal Officier de L’Ordre, Du Merit, Ivoirien, Cote d’ Ivoire, 1993.

3rd Africa Rice Congress, 21-25 October 2013, Yaoundé, Cameroon

 


Awards and Recognition
 


PowerPoint Presentations
 


Declaration
 


Cameroon: Central Africa’s potential rice granary
 

Daily Digest

23-24 Oct

Daily Digest No. 3

22 Oct

Daily Digest No. 2

21 Oct

Daily Digest No. 1

 

Registration 

Participants:

Closed

Sponsorship:

Closed

Exhibit Space

Closed

 

Advisory Committee

   Dr. Bas Bouman
   Prof. Adel El-Beltagy
   Prof. Isabelle Glitho
   Dr. Habib Ly 
   Dr. Paco Sereme
   Prof. Eric Tollens

 

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