15 – 17 October 2014. Nairobi. UN Women’s Regional Office for Eastern and Southern Africa in partnership with FAO, IFAD and WFP Sharefair on Rural Women’s Technologies to Improve Food Security, Nutrition and Productive Family Farming.
has planned an Inspiring Agricultural Change:
The Sharefair is a regional initiative aimed at promoting technologies and innovations that support rural female smallholder farmers.
A series of activities will be carried out that will lead up to the Sharefair event in October 2014. For example, a Young Scientist Innovation Award will acknowledge promising students who are designing technologies that take into consideration the unique gender dimensions of rural agriculture, food security and nutrition.