Advocating for the active Engagement of the Youth in the Agricultural Value Chain

19 - 23 September 2011
Ezulwini, Swaziland

2010

Theme: 
Livestock & Fisheries Policies for Food Security and Trade in a Changing Climate
Date: 
30 August 2010 - 3 September 2010
Venue: 
Windhoek, Namibia
Delegates: 

The 2010 Annual Regional Dialogue was attended by 237 delegates from 4 continents and 24 countries. The participants represented were drawn from the following constituents:

  • Government - 51 participants including the Deputy Minister of Livestock and Fisheries from Zambia and two Ministers, Permanent Secretaries and other civil servants from the region.
  • Farmer organisations - 21 participants including the President of Namibia Emerging Commercial Farmers Union
  • Researchers – 44 from universities and research institutions
  • Civil Society & Non-Governmental Organisations - 26
  • Journalists and media practitioners - 28 from 9 African countries
  • International non-governmental organisations and UN bodies – 20
  • Regional Economic Communities – 3
  • Private Sector – 15
  • Sub-regional Organization - 3
  • Development Partners – 7 (USAID, GTZ, CTA, AfDB, Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa)
  • FANRPAN Board and Regional Secretariat – 19