Frontiers in Development 2014 - Day 1, Afternoon Plenary

September 18, 2014

Advancing Food Security among the Extreme Poor 
This session will focus on efforts to scale productive technologies through science, markets, and policy in ways that benefit the extreme poor.
  • Opening remarks by United States Senator Debbie Stabenow
  • Strive Masiyiwa, Chairman, AGRA and Founder and Chairman, Econet Wireless
  • Brady Deaton, Chair, Board for International Food and Agriculture Development
  • Mary Njenga, Post-Doctoral Researcher, World Agroforestry Center
  • Closing: Announcement by Amb. Kenneth Quinn, World Food Prize Foundation
  • Moderator: Tjada McKenna, Deputy Coordinator for Development for Feed the Future, USAID