UP researcher participates in global discussions on disruptive innovations, value chains, and rural development
Posted by: Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development
20 June 2018
Dr Colleta Gandidzanwa, a researcher in the Department of Agricultural Economics Extension and Rural Development at the University of Pretoria, attended the conference of the International Consortium on Applied Bio-economy Research (ICABR) at the World Bank in Washington DC from 12 to 15 June 2018. Various International Universities and organisations are affiliated to ICABR, which hosts annual conferences to address multiple themes in the bio-economy. This year the theme of the conference was “Disruptive Innovations, Value Chains, and Rural Development”. In addition to the exciting line up of conference papers, the World Bank also conducted a pre-conference workshop on Talent Acquisition for Young Talents.