February 2017


ECHO Sierra Leone Forum 2017

February 28, 2017 07:00 - March 02, 2017 19:00

Hill Valley Hotel, Sierra Leone
Presented By: ECHO West Africa

Event Rescheduled!

We are excited to announce that the first ECHO Sierra Leone Forum has a new date in February.

We are pleased to inform you that ECHO is organizing a forum on sustainable agriculture in Freetown.

This ECHO forum aims the bring knowledge and to strengthen networking for the benefit of people fighting against hunger, poverty and those serving the poor in Africa trough agriculture and appropriate technologies. Plenary sessions will be conducted during three mornings by persons of high knowledge from Sierra Leone and from the West African region and will be followed by workshops in the afternoon. Here are some of the important and interesting topics that will be discussed during this time of learning: Moringa production and uses, value addition on Cassava, Farming God’s Way, business planning for small scale farmers, village saving and loan association etc. The discussion groups will be led by regional agriculture officials and experts including yourself if you would like to share anything during the forum.

Check in: February 27, 2017
Training: February 28 - March 2, 2017
Post-Forum Tour: March 3, 2017 (optional)

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March 2017


Forum à Kindia en Guinée Conakry

March 07, 2017 07:00 - March 09, 2017 19:00

Friguiagbé, Guinea
Presented By: ECHO

Ce forum ECHO vise le renforcement du réseautage au profit des personnes qui luttent contre la faim, la pauvreté et ceux qui servent les pauvres en Afrique. Les séances plénières se dérouleront pendant trois matinées par des personnes ressources de la Guinée et de la région ouest-africaine et seront suivies par des ateliers dans l'après-midi. Les groupes de discussion seront animés par des fonctionnaires et des experts de l'agriculture régionales, y compris vous-même si vous souhaitez partager quoi que ce soit au cours du forum. Contactez-nous aux adresses se trouvant au bas de la page.

DATES DU FORUM - Du 07 au 09 Mars, 2017
Arrivée: Le 06 Mars 2017
Formation: 07, 08, 09 Mars 2017
Visite de terrain: 10 Mars

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ECHO Second Nigeria Forum

March 21, 2017 07:00 - March 23, 2017 19:00

Calvary ministries (CAPRO) Conference auditorium, Nigeria
Presented By: ECHO West Africa & CAPRO

After the great success of the last ECHO forum in Ibadan/Nigeria, ECHO WEST AFRICA has decided to continue its aim of empowering all actors in the agricultural area (development actors, agricultural actors, farmers, peasants…) with knowledge and appropriate technologies in the city of Jos. The ultimate goal of ECHO is to help people fighting against hunger, poverty and those serving the poor in Africa trough agriculture and appropriate technologies and also to strengthen networking among the different actors.

This forum will be articulated around plenary sessions in the morning, followed by workshops in the afternoon. Here are some of the important and interesting topics that will be discussed during this time of learning:  Useful Plants in Africa: The case of Artemisia and Moringa,  Value Chain, Farming God’s way, Agribusiness Development, The Basics of Biogas for small Holders farming, Evangelism through social Engagement, Post-Harvest Preservation of grains, Pesticides applications and Challenges…

 The discussion groups will be led by regional agriculture officials and experts including yourself if you would like to share anything during the forum.

Check-in: March 20th, 2017
Training: March 21st - March 23rd
Post-Forum Tour: March 24th

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