ReSAKSS 2009 Africa Wide Conference

The Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS) Africa-wide conference, Agriculture-led Development for Africa: Exploring New Opportunities and Strategic Alternatives to Inform African Agricultural Development, Planning and Policy will take place November 23-24, 2009 at the headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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Participant list

Please click here to download the full list of participants at the 2009 ReSAKSS conference.

Conference photos

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Day 2 Presentations

Theme 3: Mechanisms for Implementing Agricultural Development Strategies

Panel 1: Policy and knowledge systems in agricultural development at the country level: Experience from different African countries

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Day 1 Presentations

The following presentations from Day 1 of the conference are available for download:

Introduction to Conference and What is ReSAKSS? Babatunde Omilola, ReSAKSS-Africa Wide

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Please click here for a PDF version of the conference agenda.

Getting to and from hotels and conference center

The UNECA Conference Centre, the venue for the conference, is a short 3 minute walk from the Hilton and the Sheraton. Please see the map below.

However, there will also be a shuttle bus picking up participants from the front entrance of the Hilton hotel at 8:00 am and 8:30 am on each morning to take them to conference center. This bus will also return passengers to the hotel following the conference each day. More details available upon arrival or email Melissa Lambert at with questions.

ReSAKSS Conference to be Held at UN Conference Center

United Nations Conference Center

United Nations Conference Center

The ReSAKSS conference will be held at the beautiful United Nations Conference Center in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Please visit the center’s website for more information.