|Publication status||Published - 2017|
|Event||FAO Investment Days 2017 - FAO, Rome, Italy|
Duration: 12 Jul 2017 → 13 Jul 2017
|Workshop||FAO Investment Days 2017|
|Abbreviated title||FAO ID 2017|
|Period||12/07/17 → 13/07/17|
|Other||On 12 and 13 July, the FAO Investment Centre hosted its eighth annual knowledge sharing event “Investment Days” at FAO headquarters in Rome.|
Organized around the theme of Innovation for Development, the event drew around 140 participants, including Investment Centre staff from headquarters and the decentralized offices, FAO colleagues and guest speakers and partners from the public and private sectors and academia.
Innovators from diverse fields shared their knowledge on innovative financing for food and agriculture; digital innovations for inclusive agriculture; and innovations for food systems and e-commerce.
Participants also discussed how these and other innovations can lead to more productive investments, and the importance of supporting enabling environments that foster innovation