The expert in the Financing of rural development at the Rural Hub - Abdoulaye Seye - was one of the representatives of farmers organizations present in Brussels on 13th June on the occasion of the roundtable conference on "Sustainable Agriculture as a means to increase resilience: the vision of West African farmers and producers", organized by the European Commission, the Technical Centre for Agriculture (CTA), and SOS Faim.

At this event, the representatives of the farmers' organizations presented several initiatives and experiences in sustainable intensification of production in Senegal, Niger and Burkina Faso, aspects of rice marketing in Benin and Gambia, along with examples of financing in Togo and Mali.

The Rural Hub is a platform which works closely with the Economic Community Of West African States (ECOWAS) on the development of the agricultural policy in the region.

Read more about it: bit.ly/12byz3W

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