News dalla rete ITA

12 Giugno 2019

Ghana

WOFAGRIC FORUM & EXPO BEGINS

The maiden edition of the Women in Food and Agricultural Leadership Forum & Expo (WOFAGRIC) and Gold in the Soil Awards, scheduled to begin from 12th – 13th of June 2019 in Volta Region of Ghana. The two-day event themed; Women! Key Partners in Shaping Agribusiness is expected to empower, encourage and reward the efforts of women in Agribusiness and serve as a means of bridging the gender inequality gap in the agriculture sector and provide women with an array of opportunities for networking.  About 500 women have registered to participate in the maiden edition. There will be a mentorship and training sessions by YARA Ghana, Sidalco, Interplast and ADB, which would encourage and empower women who want to venture into agribusiness. There would also be a session where women would be trained on the processing of rice milk, tiger nut powder, groundnut and cocoa powder so that they can be self-sufficient with the skills they would acquire at the event.  (ICE ACCRA)


Fonte notizia: www.ghanaweb.com/ Agrihouse Foundation