Feeding a Fragile World: A Norman E Borlaug International Dialogue Event

October 12, 2023

A Virtual Roundtable Session titled, Harnessing science innovations for a sustainable, equitable, and nourishing food systemis being held on 19 October. The event is part of the World Food Prize Foundation Norman E Borlaug International Dialogue, Feeding A Fragile World, series. We invite you to be part of the discussion.

Date: Thursday 19 October 2023

Time: 2pm (Perth time)

Online: via Zoom

Register: https://bit.ly/3rPOvlB

The event features Crawford Fund NSW Committee Member, and Crawford Fund Medal winner Dr Robyn Alders as part of the international speaker panel, which also includes:

  • Prof Wendy Umberger – CEO, Australian Council for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), Australia
  • Prof Prabhu Pingali – Director, Tata-Cornell Institute Cornell University, USA
  • Prof Appolinaire Djikeng – Director General, International Livestock Research Institute & Senior Director, CGIAR Livestock- Based Systems, Kenya
  • Lise Korsten – President, African Academy of Sciences, Kenya & Co-Director, Centre of Excellence in Food Security, University of Pretoria, South Africa
  • Dr Ravi Khetarpal – Executive Secretary, Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI), Thailand

The Crawford Fund is proud to be part of the organising committee supporting this fantastic event.