Upcoming events for BRAVE and the UpGro Programme

There are a number of events, conferences, and courses which are due to take place over the course of the year all relevant to the BRAVE project and the UPGro programme as a whole.

Below is a non-exhaustive list, should you be interested, do register or sign up.

BRAVE Policy Round Tables – May 16th – May 18th 2018 

This year the BRAVE Policy Round Tables will be held at key stakeholder institutions first in Ghana and then in Burkina Faso.
Please keep the dates 14th May – 16th May 2018 free in your diary as further information is to follow regarding the agenda, the venue, and a separate email will be sent out to invitees.


3rd Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Week in Ghana


The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy will hold its 3rd Annual Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Week from 25 – 29 June 2018 in Accra, Ghana. We invite the global community of researchers and research users to participate in this event.

The ANH Academy invites the submission of abstracts for the Scientific Conference on research at the nexus of agriculture-food systems and nutrition and health to be held in Accra, Ghana from 25-29 June 2018. The conference programme will include invited papers for oral presentations in various formats as well as poster sessions. We welcome papers from all relevant disciplines.

Deadline: 11 February 2018.


RWSN 2018 – Online Course 

Registration is now open for an online course: Professional Management of Water Well Drilling Projects and Programmes
This course is designed for those with a technical and non-technical background. Participants should have a college diploma or bachelor’s degree qualifications and at preferably at least three years of work experience in water supply service delivery (social or technical aspects), civil engineering, rural development or water/environmental management. For further information and to apply, please follow the link.

Registration closes on the 14th February.