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Fourth Scientific Conference of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century
June 11 - June 15
The Fourth Scientific Conference of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century will take place in Cotonou, Benin from June 11-15, 2018.
The conference will cover all aspects and fields related to cassava, from genomics to food and feed products, production, transformation and use. The theme for event is ‘Cassava Transformation in Africa’, chosen to reflect the launch of the African Development Bank program entitled ‘Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation – TAAT’.
The event will be an opportunity to review all aspects of the ‘cassava transformation in Africa’ including new varieties, technologies, processes of transformation, food and feed products, and new uses of cassava waste. It will also serve as an opportunity to review the status of scientific and technologies advances on cassava worldwide.