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HSRC Annual innovation and development lecture: Interrogating agricultural innovation systems from a small farmer perspective

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Date & Time:  02 March 2017 - 12:15

Duration:       1 hour 45 minutes

Venues:         Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town or watch online at: https://www.youtube.com/user/aerasmusable/live.

Description:  This lecture will explore how small-scale farmers are integrated within an Agricultural Innovation System (AIS) and the extent to which the institutions are conducive for harnessing their innovation capabilities to address varied issues pertaining to agricultural development. The lecture will discuss case studies from China and India to draw out lessons for policy. 

Kindly RSVP by 01 March 2017.


Cape Town : HSRC, Merchant House 116-118 Buitengracht Street Cape Town, Cape Town. Contact: Jean Witten, Tel (021) 4668004, Fax (021) 461 0299, or JWitten@hsrc.ac.za

Durban :  The Atrium, 5th Floor, 430 Peter Mokaba Ridge, Berea, 4001 , Contact Ridhwaan Khan, Tel (031) 242 5400, cell: 083 788 2786 or RKhan@hsrc.ac.za , or Hlengiwe Zulu at e-mail HZulu@hsrc.ac.za

Pretoria : HSRC Video Conference, 1st floor HSRC Library Human Sciences Research Council, 134 Pretorius Street, Pretoria. Arlene Grossberg, Tel: (012) 302 2811, e-mail: acgrossberg@hsrc.ac.za