Kenyatta University-AGRA International Conference on building a new generation of agricultural scientists was held on 1st- 5th December, 2014 at Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya.The conference was organized by the School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development,Kenyatta University. The theme of the conference was "Bridging the gap between Society,Science and Industry"
The conference was officially opened by Mr. Felix Koskei, Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Kenya and was represented by Ms Anne Onyango - Director Agriculture Policy, Research & Regulations in the presence of Prof. Dr. Hartmut Stutzel, Representative HAK/DAAD, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany and Dr. Agnes Kalibata, President, AGRA. Prof. Olive Mugenda, the Vice Chancellor, Kenyatta University was represented by Prof.P.K.Wainaina, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration).
The very successful conference had over 250 delegates from Kenya ,Africa and around the world.The conference incorporated the 1st Kenyatta University School of Agriculture Biennial International Conference,1st African Green Revolution Students Conference and the 14th Workshop on Sustainable Horticulture in the Tropics Conferences.
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