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

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Dr. Paswel Marenya

Dr. Paswel Marenya currently is a Senior Scientist and Economist at the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT). At CIMMYT he has been working on the analysis of pathways and impacts of technology adoption among smallholder maize farmers within the framework of sustainable intensification. His work has been in maize based smallholder systems of East and Southern Africa. He has analyzed and published work on farmer policy farmers’ preferences for supporting technology adoption among maize farmers in Malawi, soil quality mediated returns to fertilizer and macro impacts of disease tolerant varieties. He is currently working on understanding the most effective investment priorities for strengthening climate smart agriculture in eastern and southern Africa. Dr. Marenya holds an MSc in Applied Economics and PhD in Natural Resources Policy and Management both from Cornell University.

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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