BiomassWeb at the Africa Days of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Prof. Victor Okoruwa
Prof. Victor Okoruwa from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, presenting at the bioeconomy workshop.

Members of BiomassWeb participated at the Africa Days of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) from March 16-18. The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) invited approximately 700 experts from Africa and Germany to Berlin to discuss the future of African-German cooperation in education and research. 

Four workshop panels focused on climate, bioeconomy, health and transformation. The topic bioeconomy with Africa was introduced by Prof. Joachim von Braun from the Center for Development Research (ZEF)) in a keynote address. Members of BiomassWeb took part in a workshop on bioeconomy.