Fifth World Cowpea Research Conference

Cowpea in africa imageImproving livelihoods in the cowpea value chain through advancement in science
27 September to 1 October 2010. 
Palm Beach Hotel, Saly, Senegal.

Cinquième Conférence Mondiale
 de la Recherche sur le Niébé
 

Améliorer la profitabilité de la filière
Niébé grâce aux avancées scientifiques
Du 27 septembre au 1er octobre 2010.
Hôtel Palm Beach, Saly, Sénégal.

Conference topics

  1. Genetic improvement
  2. Cowpea grain and seed storage
  3. Processing and enterprise development
  4. Plant health management
  5. Human nutrition and health
  6. Cropping systems and agronomy
  7. Molecular tools
  8. Economics and technology transfer
  9. Crop-livestock integration
  10. Seed systems

Important dates

  • Conference opening: 27 September
  • Full paper submission: 30 September

For further information and enquiries email Christian Fatokun, c.fatokun@cgiar.org or Katherine Lopez, k.lopez@cgiar.org