Updated: 2007-01-18 01:25 AM
African Crop Science Conference in Nairobi, Kenya, 12-17 October 2003
Mateete Bekunda and Keith Syers, Naresuan University, Thailand made two presentations the conference (Syers et al., 2003; Galloway et al., 2003) and convened an open discussion on the "INI in Africa - Needs, Opportunities, and Approaches to Establishing a Regional Center in Africa"
NFRAP (Nitrogen Fertilizer Rapid Assessment Project) workshop in Kampala, Uganda, January 12-16, 2004
While hosting the workshop, Prof. Bekunda organized a one day symposium on Nitrogen Issues in Africa, and an open discussion on Approaches to Establishing the INI-African Regional Center
African Preliminary Assessment Activity
Prof. Bekunda, with support from Dr Mary Scholes, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa (Assessments Coordinator of INI), initiated the African Preliminary Assessment Activity.