on the Op-ed titled “Dakar 2 summit: Africa’s agrifood system and triple Helix,” by Dr Yemi Akinbamijo,
published in Nigerian Tribune on 7 February 2023
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – 9 February 2023. The Op-ed titled “Dakar 2 summit: Africa’s agrifood system and triple Helix,” published in Nigerian Tribune on 7 February 2023 is attributed to Dr Yemi Akinbamijo, Executive Director of the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA).
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