Feed the Future
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Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation Program Launch

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November 14, 2012

Feed the Future’s new Partnering for Innovation program formally launched on November 14, 2012 at the Ronald Reagan International Trade Center in Washington, DC. The program, supported through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Fintrac Inc., aims to engage the private sector and put transformational technologies into the hands of smallholder farmers in developing countries to quickly and sustainably improve their productivity and incomes.

At right, you can access resources from the launch event, including screencasts, transcripts, and audio files.

Speakers:
Tjada McKenna, Deputy Coordinator for Development, Feed the Future
Claire Starkey, President, Fintrac
Bob Rabatsky, Director, Partnering for Innovation
Charity Hanif, Partnership Manager, Partnering for Innovation
Ray Weill, University of Maryland

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