High level consultative meeting between government executives and board of directors of the NBA, Kephis, Kalro and Nema towards establishing a coordinated working approach on gmo matters on 12th may, 2017 in Laico regency Hotel, Nairobi
Partners and Stakeholders’ Coordination Meeting on Biosafety Capacity Development in Africa, Yaoundé, Cameroon, May 3-4, 2017
ABNE Programme Officers’ annual meeting; 30th April – 1st May, 2017, Yaounde, Cameroon
Biosafety Training Forum for Regulators, Researchers, Policy Makers and Other Stakeholders in Ethiopia, 10 – 13 April 2017, Addis Ababa
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
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
Annual Institutional Biosafety committee (IBC) Training, June 29 – 30, 2016, Maanzoni lodge, Kenya
Ezulwini, Swaziland, 20-22 June, 2016; Technical Support for the Swaziland Biosafety authority
Saria – Burkina Faso, 11 Feb. 16: ABNE Program Officers’ visit to Bt X RRF maize Confined Field Trials (CFTs) at INERA Research Station.
International biosafety short course for policy and decision makers – Accra, Ghana
- Inauguration of a biosafety laboratory in Burkina Faso
- Biosafety Capacity Building Needs Assessment in Zimbabwe
- Capacity building in Uganda on the Development of Biosafety Regulations for the implementation of the Genetic Engineering Regulatory Act
- Information Sharing and Sensitization Seminar on Biotechnology and Biosafety for Members of Parliament in Senegal
- African Biosafety Regulators Improve their Knowledge on Genome Editing Regulations and Establish the African Union Biosafety Regulators Forum