Events

eventscatdescipThe Future Agricultures Consortium participates in many conferences and workshops. We also watch for important agriculture policy “windows” and report them here.


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Storify: Political Economy conference 2013
Storify: Political Economy conference 2013
March 19, 2013 / Agricultural Investment, Gender and Land in Africa
During the Political Economy of Agricultural Policy in Africa conference, participants have been sharing information, comments and links with each other and the outside world over social media. Our Storify feed from the event (embedded in this page below) brings

East African agriculture – the Potential and the Prospects (slides)
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
Ton Dietz and Wijnand KlaverAfrican Studies Centre Leiden

African Agriculture – The Potential And The Prospects
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
Full title: African Agriculture – the Potential and the Prospects: Case Studies for Kenya and Tanzania, Exploring a Method of Analysis Ton Dietz and Wijnand KlaverAfrican Studies Centre Leiden

Policy and governance in Africa’s economic transformation
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
David BoothOverseas Development Institute

The succession trap: high growth Africa and the pitfalls of leadership change
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
Tim KelsallDevelopmental Regimes in Africa (DRA) Project

Africa’s economic transformation: Policy and governance
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
David BoothOverseas Development Institute

Policy for development in Africa: Learning from Southeast Asia
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
David Henley University of Leiden, Netherlands Jan Kees van DongeTracking Development Project

Development as a collective action problem
March 18, 2013 / Developmental Regimes in Africa
Full title: Development as a collective action problem: Addressing the real challenges of African governance David BoothOverseas Development Institute

The Politics of Revitalising Agriculture in Kenya
March 13, 2013 / Democratisation and the Political Economy
Colin PoultonSchool of Oriental and African Studies, London Karuti KanyingaInstitute of Development Studies, University of Nairobi In March 2004 the Kenyan government set out its radical Strategy for Revitalising Agriculture (SRA). Almost a decade on, remarkably little progress has been

South-South Cooperation in Context: Perspectives from Africa
March 11, 2013 / Brazilian and Chinese Engagement
FAC Working Paper 54Kojo Sebastian Amanor This paper examines how liberal economic reforms that permeated and transformed economies during the 1980s and 1990s, both in the emerging BRICS powers themselves as well as in Africa, mediate and influence the relationships