AGRF Virtual Summit 2021
The African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) is the largest Agriculture and Food Systems event in Africa, bringing together stakeholders in the agricultural landscape to take practical actions and share lessons that will move African agriculture forward. The AGRF 2021 summit brought together over 8,500 delegates across 104 countries and a diverse range of speakers to showcase the possibilities and inspire commitments and actions from all actors within the food systems; from Governments to the private sector and individuals who are making considerable strides within their own space to transform food systems at their level.
Emerging Ag is proud to have played a critical part in ensuring the successful delivery of the AGRF 2021 Summit.
With the help of its partners and suppliers, AGRF 2021 featured:
+8,500 delegates from 104 different countries
These included Heads of State and Government, Ministers, former Heads of State and Government, heads of international agencies, CEOs of global, regional and national business companies, farmers and youth representatives.
500+ Global Speakers
An exciting and diverse line-up of speakers, including 10 current and former heads of state, 20 ministers, private sector actors, farmers, development institutions and NGOs.
Over 140 sessions over 4 full days
Including 30 partner side events plenary sessions, thematic platforms, panels, breakout groups, food insight, cultural moments, virtual outings and networking in 3D spaces. These were run on an interactive platform with multiple stages that allowed for several events to be held concurrently. Events were also livestreamed on YouTube, Rwanda TV, Social Media via Facebook Live as well as featured on the cable satellite channel CNBC Africa
Total $12.5 billion+ in food system commitments
Total $5.1 billion investment priorities in 20+ value chains via the deal room