NiWARD 3rd Annual General Meeting
Gender Mainstreaming, Agribusiness Innovation and Fostering Entrepreneurship Investment from the National Agricultural Research Systems
Monday and Tuesday, September 28 and 29, 2015
National Centre for Women Development, 1, Tafawa Balewa Way, opposite the CBN in Central Area
NiWARD aims to build partnerships with government agencies and bodies, academic institutions, non-governmental organizations, faith-based groups, and the private sector. Our Fellows have years of experiences, diverse specialized skills, and have solid relationships with different stakeholders in the Nigerian agricultural sector that can be leveraged for sustainable economic development.
WHAT WE DO
NiWARD is filling the gaps in the Nigerian rural agricultural sector by creating and managing rural women farmers networks, fostering peer to peer knowledge transfer, and ensuring the i implementation of targeted empowerment policies. NiWARD has 68 AWARD Fellows participating in the Program from the 6 regions of Nigeria.