Capacity building for Members of the National Biosafety Committee and select News Media groups in Mozambique.
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Inauguration of Technical Working Groups of the West Africa Integrated Vector Management.
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Successful AUDA-NEPAD ABNE retreat on strategic plan and programme documents....Read more






The 10th Technical Advisory Committee Meeting 11 December, 2018 BMGF Headquarters Seattle, USA





Meetings of the representative of AUDA/NEPAD with delegates at the UN Biodiversity Conference in Egypt Read more…





UN Convention on Biological Diversity meeting takes place for the first time in Africa Read more..





Sensitization and Awareness Creation Workshop on Biosafety for Lawyers in Malawi Read more…





Strengthening Regulatory Capacity of Biosafety Regulators and Communicators for CFT Management in Tanzania Read more…





Gene drive regulatory consultative training workshop for West African biosafety Stakeholders…Read more





Training Workshop on Negotiation Skills and Techniques for National Focal Points of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety Read more





Coordination Meeting of the African Group for the Ninth CoP/MoP to the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafet Read more…





From left to right; Mrs Darko, Dr Ouedraogo, Mr Okoree, Dr Ebegba, Dr Long and Dr Amouh during the opening ceremony






ABNE’s side event during the African Innovation Summit 2018 Read more…





The President of APET – on left – with the CEO of Rwanda Development Board, representing President Paul Kagame during the launch of the reports. Read more…






Sensitization and awareness creation workshop on biosafety for lawyers; 2 June, 2018; Mekelle, Ethiopia





Inception Training Workshop of the Members of the Institutional Biosafety Committee of Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé; 2-4 May, 2018, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Fao.





Annual meeting of the African Biosafety Coordination Initiative; 24-25 April, 2018; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia





Signing of MoU between NEPAD Agency ABNE and NCRST which administers the Biosafety Act; 9 April, 2018, Windhoek, Namibia. Read more…





NEPAD Agency ABNE annual staff meeting; 17-21 March, 2018; Accra, Ghana





NEPAD Agency’s head of Industrialisation, Science, Technology and Innovation Hub visits the West Africa Regional Office





ABNE-led Biosafety Study Tour to India for a Delegation from Africa, February 26 to March 7, 2018





Biosafety Communications Workshop for Cameroon Stakeholders; 29-30 November, 2017, Yaoundé, Cameroon.





The Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development (green hat) chaired the opening ceremony of the training workshop on gene drive technology; 10-11 October 2017, Senegal





Stakeholder consultative meeting on the biotechnology and biosafety policy, 25-26 September, Livingstone, Zambia





Training meeting for Regulators and other stakeholders in Confined Field Trials Management; Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 19th – 20th September





The launch of the biosafety communication network





ABNE biosafety socioeconomic network





Regional Approach to Control Mosquitoes that transmit Diseases in Africa. 5-8 June 2017. Read more…





NEPAD Agency Experts meet WAEMU Biosafety Programme Coordinator on the gene drive project in Africa. Read more..





Biosafety high level consultative meeting in Nairobi. Read more…





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





Annual Meeting of ABNE Technical Advisory Committee; 15 – 16 November 2017; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Training of the national biosafety committee – Windhoek, Namibia

Start date: June 3, 2019 - End date: June 5, 2019

Training of the national biosafety committee on biosafety communication and reporting, Windhoek, Namibia

Sensitization of Parliamentarians, Members – Dakar, Senegal

Start date: June 6, 2019 - End date: June 9, 2019

Sensitization of Parliamentarians, Members of the Selected Committee for Agricultural and Rural Development – Senegal – Building Functional Biosafety Regulatory System, Dakar, Senegal

Training of Key Stakeholders – Kampala, Uganda

Start date: June 12, 2019 - End date: June 13, 2019

Training of Key Stakeholders on the Development of Biosafety Regulations for the implementation of the Genetic Engineering Regulatory Act