Africa

The Kampala Statement

As a main outcome of the 6th International Nitrogen Conference held in Kampala, Uganda, in November 2013, the conference delegates agreed on a document that reflects on the situation of reactive nitrogen, its benefits and the related environmental threats in Africa specifically as well as world-wide.

Kampala Statement-for-Action on Reactive Nitrogen in Africa and Globally

This document aims for specific actions to be taken to tackle concerns of “too little” and “too much” of nitrogen available.

6th International Nitrogen Conference

Conference theme: Just Enough N: Perspectives on how to get there for "too much" and "too little"

The International Nitrogen Initiative (INI), African Nitrogen Centre and the National Agricultural Research Laboratories of Uganda’s National Agricultural Research Organisation welcome scientists, agriculturalists, environmentalists, industrialists, economists, policy implementers and other practitioners to the 6th International Nitrogen Conference (N2013) to be held in Kampala, Uganda in November 2013.

Cargele Masso

Dr. Cargele Masso is a soil scientist working for the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA). His research activities are mainly in the area of quality control and efficacy assessment of fertilizer supplements, soil fertility management including evidence-based fertilizer and soil amendment recommendations. Since 2012, he is leading a project on the institutionalization of quality control and scaling up profitable bio-fertilizer and bio-pesticide technologies in sub-Saharan Africa.

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