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Building Resilient African Food Systems After COVID-19 – Lessons from the ReSAKSS 2021 Annual Trends and Outlook Report (ATOR) (By Layih Butake)

While Africa fared better than predicted in terms of health impacts, COVID-19 has severely affected the continent’s agri-food systems and jeopardized 20 years of economic recovery

By Dr. Layih Butake, the Director of Communication and Outreach at AKADEMIYA2063 (www.AKADEMIYA2063.org) Since March 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions to life as we know it, with wide-ranging spill-over effects permeating various sectors. While Africa fared better than predicted in terms of health impacts, COVID-19 has severely affected…

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Malabo Montpellier Panel unveils practical guide to accelerate progress towards creating sustainable and resilient food systems

The virtual Forum unveiled Recipes for success: policy innovations to transform Africa’s food systems and build resilience

The Malabo Montpellier Panel at AKADEMIYA2063 (www.AKADEMIYA2063.org) recently concluded the 9th edition of the biannual Malabo Montpellier Forum (https://bit.ly/3rykPXW) to offer a roadmap of policy innovations for food systems transformation, building resilience and adapting to climate change. The 9th Meeting of the Malabo Montpellier Forum set out to promote stakeholder dialogue against…

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Malabo Montpellier Panel to host 9th Malabo Montpellier Forum

The virtual high-level policy conversation will equally provide a forum to unveil and debate Recipes for success: policy innovations to transform Africa’s food systems and build resilience

Today, the Malabo Montpellier Panel at AKADEMIYA2063 (www.AKADEMIYA2063.org) will host the 9th edition of the biannual Malabo Montpellier Forum (https://bit.ly/2Zg5RKl) to address policy innovations for food systems transformation, building resilience and adapting to climate change, and promoting stakeholder dialogue against the backdrop of COVID-19, COP26 and the United Nations Food Systems…

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2021 ReSAKSS Conference concludes on a high note with renewed commitment to continental goals

The three-day virtual conference featured high-level speakers from the academic and development community, who debated on the findings of the ReSAKSS 2021 Annual Trends and Outlook Report

AKADEMIYA2063 (www.AKADEMIYA2063.org) has concluded the Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS) Annual Conference, with renewed stakeholder commitment to promoting evidence-based dialogue and action towards policy options to ensure recovery from COVID-19 and strengthen resilience to future shocks. Organized in partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC), under the…

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AKADEMIYA2063 to Host the 2021 ReSAKSS Annual Conference

Featuring five plenaries and five panel sessions, with over 23 organizations in attendance, the conference will provide a forum to discuss research evidence and recommendations presented in the 2021 ATOR

Today, AKADEMIYA2063 (www.AKADEMIYA2063.org) will kick off the Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS) Annual Conference to promote review and dialogue on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on African food systems and policy options to ensure recovery and strengthen resilience to future shocks. Organized in partnership with the…