2–5pm 13 October
By Prof Jamie Pittock, ANU , Dr Mario Chilundo, Eduardo Mondale University, Dr Luitfred Kissoly, Ardhi University, Thabani Dube. International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Dr Richard Stirzaker, CSIRO, PhD Candidate Karen Parry, UniSA, PhD Candidate Michael Wellington, ANU, Dr Njongenhle MB Nyoni, The Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network, Pretoria, South Africa, Dr Ana Manero, ANU, Dr Neil Lazarow, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
It is increasingly acknowledged that multiple interventions are needed to transform rural communities into sustainable communities, creating jobs, food security and prosperous livelihoods for their residents. This event will discuss what kind of approaches are required to create rural transformation and development.