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Cracking the Nut '21
Agenda

Monday, Nov. 15, 2021
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Welcome Remarks and Introduction
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Keynote: Shira Ansky, Business Development Director at Netafim
10:00 AM - 10:10 AM
Break
10:10 AM - 11:40 AM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: “Zoom’s not the only game in town – going remote using appropriate technology”

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: “Leveraging the Private Sector for Dairy System Transformation”

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: "Targeting Women’s Empowerment for Improved Family Nutrition"

11:40 AM - 11:50 AM
Break
11:50 AM - 12:50 PM
Networking Hour
12:50 PM - 1:00 PM
Day 1 Wrap-Up
Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021
8:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Plenary: “Innovative Financing in the Food-Water-Energy Nexus”
09:30 AM - 09:40 AM
Break
09:40 AM - 11:10 AM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: “Improving Food Trade through Partnerships in Dominican Republic and Sri Lanka”

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: “Incentivizing Climate Smart Rice and Resilience in Vietnam”

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: “Investing in Women to Strengthen Supply Chains”

11:10 AM - 11:20 AM
Break
11:20 AM - 12:50 PM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: “Building resilient food systems with digital agriculture: From COVID-19 to climate adaptation”

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: "Leveraging Blended Finance to Help MSMEs Recover from COVID in Tunisia"

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: “Using horticulture hubs to promote anti-fragile and inclusive commercial horticulture value chains in Senegal”

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM
Day 2 Wrap-Up
Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Plenary: “Measurement Indicators for Resilience Analysis (MIRA)”
09:30 AM - 09:40 AM
Break
09:40 AM - 11:10 AM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: "Viable digital solutions for farmers and food systems"

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: "Improving Food Trade through Partnerships in Dominican Republic and Sri Lanka"

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: "Deploying a fee-for-service model for high-quality agricultural inputs and technical services to smallholders in Guatemala, Rwanda and Senegal"

11:10 AM - 11:20 AM
Break
11:20 AM - 12:50 PM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: “Call, Text or Share for Healthy Soil in Central America”

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: “Power of Partnerships to Empower West African Cocoa Communities”

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: “Youth Inclusive Market Systems in Mozambique, Tanzania and Zimbabwe”

12:50 PM - 01:00 PM
Day 3 Wrap-Up
Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021
08:30 AM - 09:30 AM
Networking Hour
09:30 AM - 09:40 AM
Break
09:40 AM - 11:10 AM

Applying Technology and Digital Solutions

Breakout: “A Transformative Toolkit for Farmers and Fishers in Senegal”

Leveraging Private Sector and Multi-Stakeholder Investment

Breakout: "Strengthening Food, Water and Energy Systems through Urban Agriculture in Nigeria"

Ensuring Inclusion of Women, Youth, and the Rural Poor

Breakout: “Promoting Female Inclusion in Benin's Cashew Ecosystem”

11:10 AM - 11:20 AM
Break
11:20 AM - 12:20 PM
Rapid Fire Sessions
12:20 PM - 12:30 PM
Conference Wrap-Up
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November 15-18, 2021
Over 4 half days
Cracking the Nut Conference
2021

November 15-18, 2021
Over 4 half days
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