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Africa Food Systems Forum- AFS Forum, is the world's premier forum for African agriculture and food systems, bringing together stakeholders to take practical actions and share lessons that will move African food systems forward.

The African Food Systems Forum 2024 annual summit is a timely opportunity to convene diverse stakeholders, including world leaders, investors, academia, farmers’ organizations, and the private sector, to spotlight innovations, technologies, best practices, business models, policy delivery mechanisms, and investments to accelerate food systems transformation in Africa and beyond, with youth and women at the helm.

Key summit takeaways and outcomes will be:

  • Progress towards the transformation of food systems across the continent is assessed and highlighted.
  • Renewed political and policy commitments on food systems transformation in a digital and climate era are adopted.
  • An agri-food systems business forum is convened, bringing together investors, food systems experts, deal owners, and representatives from the host country's legacy program to foster projects, deals, and products, while catalyzing private sector investments and partnerships within the agricultural sector.


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Kigali, Rwanda
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