The next Brussels Briefing on the subject of “Emerging donors and rising powers in agriculture in ACP countries” will take place on Tuesday 27 October 2015 from 9:00h to 13:00h at the ACP Secretariat (451 Avenue Georges Henri, 1200 Brussels, Room C ).
Rural population depending on agricultural activities in remote areas are usually belonging to the informal sector because of the low level of formalization of the production means, absence of formal and legally recognized business entity, … This lack of formalization is also one of the causes of
Organised byCTA - Technical Centre for Agriculture and Rural Cooperation, EU-ACP
Data, is it the future of agriculture in the ACP region?
By looking at significant trends, approaches and experiences in using open
data for food and nutrition security, the next #BrusselsBriefing will shed
light on the impacts of the global data revolution for agriculture. #ict4ag
Register now to join us on the 18th February: http://ow.ly/HW4ZO 
Organised byThe Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
The next Brussels Development Briefing on ‘Realising the Promise of
Agriculture for Africa’s Transformation’ will be held during the morning
of Friday 4 April 2014, at the Egmont Palace in Brussels. This 36th Briefing
is timed to coincide with the 4th Africa-EU Summit, and the panel is being
organised by the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural
Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with the European Commission and the AU
Organised byCTA, ACP Secretariat, the European Commission (DG DEVCO/DGAGRI), Concord, AUC/CAADP, BMZ/GIZ
The outcome of this meeting should be a better understanding of the needs and
constraints of the local agricultural sector and strengthen linkages between
private sector and development cooperation. At the European level, the
meeting would contribute to the development of a framework for dialogue and
effective joint action with the private sector. *Register online
at*http://brusselsbriefings.net/  / *Inscrivez-vous en ligne
sur* http://bruxellesbriefings.net/ 
The 9th edition of European Development Days 2015 (EDD2015) will take place from 3-4th June at Tour & Taxi, Brussels. Revolutionising data use to feed the planet is the theme of CTA’s lab at the upcoming European EDD 2015.
The 9th edition of European Development Days 2015 (EDD2015) will take place from 3-4th June at Tour & Taxi, Brussels. CTA, in partnership with GIZ, UNIDO, COLEACP and SNV shall host a lab session dedicated to Small Farmers Big Business (SFBB) on the theme of “value chains, value gains”.