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Agriculture experts meet in Beijing to examine impacts of food prices and climate change on farmers
Date:11/29/2007


Hans Herren, President, Millennium Institute
William Calvin, Affiliate Professor Emeritus, University of Washington, USA
Katherine Sierra, Chair, CGIAR, and Vice President for Sustainable Development, World Bank
Ren Wang, Director, CGIAR
Rudy Rabbinge, Chair, CGIAR Science Council

WHEN:

Monday, 3 December 2007
4:30 PM-8:00 PM: Opening Ceremony and Host Country Dinner (Pre-registration required)

Tuesday, 4 December 2007
8:158:45 AM: Registration
8:30 AM6:00 PM: Science Forum
6:008:00 PM: Crawford Lecture, followed by CGIAR Awards for Excellence in Science and dinner

WHERE: Beijing International Conference Center
No.8, Beichendong Road, Chaoyang District,
Beijing, China

Full details of the program will be available on the CGIAR Web site (www.cgiar.org).


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