Making Climate - Smart Agriculture Real in Africa with Conservation Agriculture: Supporting the Malabo Declaration and Agenda 2063

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Dipl.-Ing. Sara Helen Kaweesa

Miss Sara Helen Kaweesa is a Doctoral Research Fellow at the Centre for development research at the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria. Her research focuses on scaling up conservation agriculture adoption in Mid-Northern Uganda. Prior to that, Sara convened A Rocha Uganda, a faith-based science and conservation, non-governmental organisation affiliated to A Rocha International. They implement innovative projects on biodiversity conservation, farming, research, advocacy and education for sustainable development. As founder, she has been offering strategic direction and working as National Director for the same organization since 2006.   Sara is originally a secondary school teacher of biology & chemistry and with over 15 years of experience in development work; Her dynamic leadership is marked by a deep commitment to genuine and long-term achievements through practical innovations. She has also had influence in environmental conservation alliances at local, national and global levels. Sara is an alumna of the Tropical Biology Association and the Earth Watch Institute.  

Important Dates

Registration Opens - Online

1st February 2018

Call for submission condensed papers

1st February 2018

Deadline of submission for condensed papers

15th June 2018

Early bird registration deadline

30th March 2018

Deadline for submission of revised papers

20th August 2018

Registration at venue

8th - 9th October 2018

Conference & Field tour

9th - 12th October 2018

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