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Emerging Land Issues in African Agriculture: Implications for Food Security and Poverty Reduction Strategies

Event Details
Date: 
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Location: 
The QED Group, LLC 1250 Eye St., NW 11th Floor Washington, DC 20005

Thomas Jayne of Michigan State University will present new research findings from six African countries that will have major implications for future agricultural and land policy and investment programs in the region. Karol Boudreaux of USAID's Land Tenure and Property Rights Division will discuss how the U.S. Government is addressing land governance concerns as they relate to food security and agriculture, and will highlight the recent adoption of international guidelines on land tenure by the Committee on World Food Security at the FAO.

For more information and to register, visit the Agrilinks website. A webinar option is also available.