LIDC-RAS Debate: 'Beyond Aid. Britain, Africa and Agriculture: Who benefits? Wed, 2012-05-09 17:23

LIDC-RAS Debate: ‘Beyond Aid. Britain, Africa and Agriculture: Who benefits?’
Event held on the 17th November 2011 at the Houses of Parliament

LIDC and its partner Royal African Society (RAS) brought together an array of speakers in an interactive debate to spell out how Britain-Africa agricultural relations can work to mutual benefit.

Speakers:
? Christie Peacock, former CEO, FARM-Africa; Chairperson, Sidai Africa Ltd
? Karima Ola, Managing Director, African Development Corporation
? Mark Thomas, Project Director, Food Retail Industry Challenge Fund, DFID; Director, Rural Development, Nathan Associates London Ltd

Moderator: Richard Dowden, Director, Royal African Society (RAS)