The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MALF) in partnership with the Policy Analysis Group (PAG) are jointly organizing the 3rd Annual Agricultural Policy Conference (AAPC) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
The theme for the AAPC will be “Scheduled to take place from 1st to 3rd March 2017, the event will bring together 150 key stakeholders in the agriculture sector from Tanzania and across the region including policy makers, researchers, farmers, NGOs, and the private sector.
Building on the success of the second Conference in 2016, the Policy Analysis Group (PAG) and the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (MALF) will again bring together key stakeholders working on agricultural policy projects and initiatives to discuss the challenges, opportunities, emerging issues and potential for further collaboration.
Tanzania intends to be a middle income country by 2025, to achieve this the government has placed industrialization the top of its Development Agenda. In line with this, the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has developed an Agro-processing Development Strategy for Tanzania which demonstrates how the agricultural sector would contribute to the national effort in achieving agriculture-led industrialization. The draft strategy will be presented during the 3rd AAPC.
Panel discussions at the 3rd AAPC will include Agriculture Sector Policy, Agricultural Trade and Marketing, Enabling Policy for Private Sector Investment, Access to Finance, Land Tenure Policy and Agriculture Input Policy.
The third AAPC is jointly brought to you by: