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April 2018

COURSE: Project Planning, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation

April 6, 2018 @ 8:00 am - April 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Tanzania Food and Nutrition Centre (TFNC) in collaboration with the Building Nutritious Food Baskets (BNFB) invites applications from eligible participants to attend a course on Project Planning, Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation. The course will be held between 6th – 14th April 2018 in Arusha-Tanzania. The Tanzania Food and Nutrition Center (TFNC) is a government institution established by an Act No. 24 of 1973 (also as amended in Act No. 3 of 1995) to provide research, advocacy, education and training services…

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Marketing, Processing and Utilization Community of Practice meeting in Blantyre, Malawi

April 23, 2018 - April 24, 2018

Theme: Orange-fleshed Sweetpotato (OFSP) Value Chains for Sustainable Food Systems in Sub-Saharan Africa. A model for Root and Tuber Crops and BananaIn sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) the benefits of food-based, nutrition-sensitive approaches based on orange-fleshed sweetpotato (OFSP) have been successfully demonstrated. Now more work is being done in bringing diversified use of OFSP and opening new market opportunities for farmers through development of new markets for processed products, such as bread, biscuits, and juice to penetrate urban centers as well as improved…

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May 2018

SPHI Sweetpotato Seed Systems and Crop Management Community of Practice – Ninth Consultation- May 2018

May 15, 2018 - May 17, 2018
To be announced

Kigali, Rwanda
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15-17 May 2018 - keep the date! The ninth consultation of the SPHI Sweetpotato Seed Systems and Crop Management Community of Practice will be held in Kigali, Rwanda. Watch this space for information on the programme and sponsorship opportunities. Find out more about the debates within the sweetpotato seed systems CoP here: For more information, and to join the on-line discussions please contact 

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June 2018

The 17th Sweetpotato Speedbreeders and Genomics CoP meeting

June 5, 2018 - June 8, 2018
International Livestock Research Institute, ILRI Campus, Off Old Naivasha Road
Nairobi, Kenya
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 The 2018 annual sweetpotato speedbreeders and genomics CoP meeting is scheduled to take place from 5-8 June 2018 in Nairobi. This 17th  annual meeting is jointly organized by the International Potato Centre (CIP) as part of the Swetpotato Action for Security and Health in Africa (SASHA) project and the Genomic Tools for Sweetpotato Improvement (GT4SP) Project led by the North Carolina University. Block the dates more information on the agenda will be forthcoming.

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