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Evaluating the Impact of Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness Training

SIANI Expert Group Agripreneurship Alliance is hosting a side event of the RUFORUM Triennial conference in Cotonou, Benin.

Photo by Bismark Owusu-Yeboah on Unsplash

Take the opportunity to find out more about the Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness course and its impact on young African entrepreneurs and their universities.

The event will be charred by Basil Mugonola and will include contributions from Anne Roulin, Florence Opondo, Rebecca Kalibwani, Dr. Catherine Tindiwensi (PhD), Nahurira Hillary, Boby Ogwang, Thiburce Bokossa and Dr. Jan Swanepoel.

Join live in Salle Laguna, Palais de Congres, Cotonou or register and join remotely here.

Agenda (all times are in WAT/CET)


Welcome by the Chair Dr. Basil Mugonola

Introduction Dr Anthony Egeru RUFORUM:  Importance of stimulating Agripreneurship across the Continent & the RUFORUM programmes


Scope and overall impact of the Agripreneurship Alliance Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness training. Dr Anne Roulin Agripreneurship Alliance


Impact of Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness training Dr Florence Opondo. Laikipia University, Kenya


Impact of Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness training Dr Rebecca Kalibwani, Bishop’s Stuart University, Uganda


Impact of Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness training at Dr Basil Mugonola Gulu University Uganda


Impact of Entrepreneurship in Agribusiness training Dr Catherine Tindiwensi Makerere University Business School, Uganda


Short testimonies from Agripreneurs Boby Ogwang Mara Agribusiness, Hillary Nahurira Active Living


Experience from the Start-Up valley at the Université de Abomey-Calvi (FUAC) in Benin. Thiburce Bokassav


Experience from the University of the Free State, South Africa. Dr. Jan Swanepoel


Q&A – General Discussion


Conclusions by the Chair Dr Basil Mugonola


From 10 December 2021 at 08:30 to 10 December 2021 at 11:00