Lead. Measure. Grow

Africa is on the move, with signs of prosperity and progress seen in entire economies and in the lives of millions of its people.

About AGRF

The African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) is a platform for global and African leaders to develop actionable plans that will move African agriculture forward.
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Africa’s agricultural sector and food systems must rapidly and sustainably transform to deliver incomes, food security, nutrition, and wider economic opportunities...
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AGRF 2018

The 2018 AGRF will take stock, evaluate actions, and learn from compelling evidence across the continent, presented by many of the most inspiring leaders turning agriculture into thriving enterprises.
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AGRF 2018 Speakers

Dr. Agnes Kalibata

President, AGRA

Strive Masiyiwa

Chairman and Founder, Econet and Board Chair, AGRA

Kofi Annan

Founding Chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation

Dr. Akinwumi Adesina

President, African Development Bank

Dr. Kanayo F. Nwanze

Former President, IFAD & Inaugural Africa Food Prize Winner

Madam Josefa Sacko

African Union Commissioner For Rural Economy And Agriculture

Arne Cartridge

Senior Adviser and Head of Global Initiatives, Yara International

Dr. Ousmane Badiane

Africa Director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Michael Hailu

Director, CTA

Prof. Richard Mkandawire

Vice President Of The African Fertilizer And Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP)

Dr. Eleni Gabre-Madhin

CEO, Ethiopia Commodity Exchange

John Ulimwengu

Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Anne-Marie Chidzero

AECF Board Member

Sara Menker

Founder and CEO, Gro Intelligence

Prof. John W. Mellor

Cornell University and President of John Mellor Associates