The World Food Prize Foundation

2019 Borlaug Dialogue Breakout Sessions

How Israel achieved its agriculture transformation: lessons for developing countries

10/17/2019 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Waterloo Room, 3rd Floor | Des Moines Marriott Downtown
Jonathan Said, Head of Inclusive Growth

Presentation of a new report developed by AGRA, Tony Blair Institute and Volcani International Partnerships on how Israel developed its agriculture and water sectors to become a leading agriculture player on the global stage, followed by an open discussion of lessons and insights for today’s developing countries – particularly Africa which has yet to achieve its green revolution.


Jonathan Said
Head of Inclusive Growth
Tony Blair Institute

Danielle Abraham
Executive Director
Volcani International Partnerships

Dr. Agnes Kalibata
Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa

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