Summary about the Event
Venue: Africana hotel
Date: 24th October, 2018. 11:00-1:00pm
Trade Cluster-Session on Standards at Women’s Week, 2018
Theme: Pay attention to standards and cross barriers to profitable agricultural markets
Women, no doubt, feed the planet. In Uganda majority are employed in the agricultural sector. Ironically, only a few take their produce to the market. But which markets? Do the markets have minimum requirements? Are the women informed about them? Profitable markets demand high standards.
To raise awareness about the relevance of food and agriculture standards in accessing profitable markets.
A stronger conviction to support women in paying attention to food and agriculture standards.
- Moses Matovu: Standards Officer – Uganda National Bureau of Standards
- Joseph Bukenya – Agribusiness entrepreneur
- Santa Joyce Lacer – Farmer