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

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Dr. Barrack Okoba

Dr. Okoba has over 20 years’ experience in conducting research in climate change adaptation studies that focuses on soil and water management. Prior to joining FAO in 2014, he was a principal research scientists at Kenya Agricultural and Livestock Research Organization (KALRO) and a coordinator of Soil and Water Management Programme. Most of the research activities focused on improving soil-water studies where performance of Conservation Agriculture practices was tested among the smallholder farming systems in humid and semi-arid environments.   At FAO-Kenya Dr. Okoba is the Climate-Smart Agriculture expert who is involved in the management of projects on strengthening smallholder resilience in increasing productivity and profitability of market demanded value chains. He has developed several knowledge products besides over 20 scientific journal papers, book chapters. Recent publication of Climate Smart Agriculture can be found at:

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

Contact Us

Tel: +254 20 8076064,
Fax: +254 0412013604
2ACCA Secretariat
P.O Box 10375 - 00100 Nairobi, Kenya.
KALRO - NARL, Waiyaki Way, Nairobi, Kenya
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