Study tour to Columbia and Brazil to learn from their experience on the safe use of modern biotechnology to control mosquito-borne diseases; 3 – 9 April 2017
Biosafety Training for Members of National Biosafety Regulatory Committee & the National Agricultural Technology Approval Committee in Lilongwe, Malawi, 4 – 5 April 2017
Workshop on Risk Analysis, and Regulatory Compliance Monitoring and Inspection for GMOs, March 27 – 30, 2017 Happy Valley Hotel, eZulwini, Swaziland
Meeting with the Committee for Science and Technology of the Uganda Parliament on the Uganda National Biotechnology and Biosafety Bill 2012; Kampala, March 15, 2017
January 20 – 29, 2017; Study Tour to India for Ministers, MPs, Regulators, and Scientists from Burkina Faso, Ghana, Uganda and Zambia
ABNE Program Officers training workshop on resource mobilization and proposal development; Kampala, Uganda; 13 – 15 November, 2016.
Africa Region Preparatory Meeting for the 8th Conference of the Parties serving as the Meeting of the Parties to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, 26 – 27 October, 2016; Accra, Ghana.
3rd African biosafety lawyers training for select lawyers from West Africa; 17 – 19 October, 2016, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.
Training Workshop on Biosafety Administration and Application Review in Cameroon;
Yaounde, 3-7 October, 2016
Regulators and Scientists forum on Biosafety in Malawi, 11 – 12
Training on application review and decision making process for contained use of genetical modified mosquitoes. ABNE – BNR/Danforth Center – Burkina Faso NBC – Mali NBC
Dakar-Senegal August 8-10, 2016
Training Workshop on GM Crop Confined Filed trials (CFT) Regulatory handling July 28 – 28, 2016.
Annual Institutional Biosafety committee (IBC) Training, June 29 – 30, 2016, Maanzoni lodge, Kenya
Capacity building of regulators and relevant committees on the NPT of approved GMO in Kenya, Maanzoni, Kenya, June 27 – 28 2016
Ezulwini, Swaziland, 20-22 June, 2016; Technical Support for the Swaziland Biosafety authority
Lomé, Togo; 14-15 June, 2016: Workshop on Biosafety and Biotechnology Communication for Media Practitioners from Togo and Burkina Faso
Consultative visit to Cameroon for biosafety capacity gap analyses, Yaounde, May 27, 2016
Technical support for the review of biosafety guidelines in Ghana April 27 – 28, 2016 Commercialization Center, Accra GHANA.
Nairobi Kenya, 9 March 2016; Launching and Maiden Meeting of Association of NBAs in Africa.
Saria – Burkina Faso, 11 Feb. 16: ABNE Program Officers’ visit to Bt X RRF maize Confined Field Trials (CFTs) at INERA Research Station.
Abuja , Nigeria, 25 – 26 February 2016; Application Review Meeting for general release of Bt cotton and for CFT for Bt/HT Maize
International biosafety short course for policy and decision makers – Accra, Ghana
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- An introduction to best practices of GM crop CFT planning, implementation, inspection and compliance monitoring to regulators & researchers. Support for the review of regulation for the establishment of Institutional Biosafety Committees
- May 15, 2017
- Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia
- Sensitization and awareness creation training workshop on biosafety /agricultural biotechnology for stakeholders including farmer groups
- June 26, 2017
- Lilongwe, Malawi