ERIC Number: EJ811752
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Mar
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 34
Three (Post-Secondary Agricultural Education and Training) Challenges and the Concept of "Workforce Education Systems"
Rivera, William M.
Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, v14 n1 p53-68 Mar 2008
The Comprehensive Africa Agriculture Development Program (CAADP) of the Africa Union's New Partnership for Africa's Development (AU/NEPAD), the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), in collaboration with the University of KwaZulu-Natal, held in January 2008, a conference on the subject of "Convergence between Social Service Provision and Productivity Enhancing Investments in Development Strategies" with a view to improving the complementaries between investments in social sciences and those aimed directly at raising agricultural productivity. The present paper is intended as part of a seminar series in this regard to be held at IFPRI, 9 October 2007, and serves as the basis for a paper to be presented at the CAADP/IFPRI conference in January 2008 in Durban, South Africa. (Contains 7 notes and 4 figures.)
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Social Sciences, Foreign Countries, Productivity, Economic Development, Conference Papers, Labor Force Development
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: Africa