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

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Oliver Kipkogei

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Mr Oliver Kipkogei is a Climate Scientist at the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Climate Prediction and Applications Centre (ICPAC) in Nairobi, Kenya. Mr Kipkogei is tasked with regional climate forecast downscaling dissemination and interpretation of agrometeorological information in the food and agriculture security sector. His following roles include: 
  • Provide regional suites of climate information tailored to agricultural and food security decision-makers. Mr Kipkogei leads the downscaling, packaging and dissemination of ICPAC's climate forecasts and derived agro-meteorological products into relevant, comprehensible climate information tailored to the needs of food and agriculture security users’ needs 
  • Lead contributor (author) of the Agriculture and Food Security (AFS) section of GHACOF Bulletins. The AFS section spans interpretations, scenarios and implications (including suitability analysis) of GHACOF’s consensus seasonal climate forecasts and related products from ICPAC for agriculture and food security, and proposed strategies for mitigating anticipated negative impacts, and maximizing positive implications of the forecasted seasonal variables.

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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