the occasion of the session of the African Women’s Forum, which was held in Brussels
(Belgium) on November 14 to 16, 2019, a Special Programme was
dedicated to the recognition of rural Women in Africa and their
strategic role to address the challenges of the development of the
agri-food sector on the Continent.
Saturday November 16, this half-day programme notably focused on
the Fair and sustainable Agriculture, Food security and the Empowerment of
rural Women in Africa, with the active participation of the Food and
Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.