9:30 am

International Year of Millets Closing Event

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Hosted by:
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
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The International Year of Millets (IYM 2023) has successfully raised awareness and policy attention to: the nutritional and health benefits of millet consumption; the suitability of millets for cultivation under adverse and changing climatic conditions; and the benefits of creating market opportunities for small scale producers through promotion of sustainable production systems for millets.

Join the IYM 2023 Closing event to hear the achievements and lessons learned, and the challenges and opportunities identified for future investments to strengthen millets value chains around the world.

The Closing event will include:

    • 9.30 – 10.30 | Roundtable discussion: Research and development for the millets sector
    • 10.30 – 11.30| Panel discussion: How have millets had an impact on your life?
    • 11.45 – 12.45| Reception, Exhibition and Speakers’ corner for interactive discussions
    • 13.00 – 14.00| Official closing ceremony of the International Year of Millets 2023.
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Focus Topic:
Agricultural Value Chains / Agri-Businesses