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The AgriBusiness Forum 2010 was jointly The forum was jointly organised by EMRC and the Government of the Republic of Uganda, in collaboration with Rabobank and the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations.

The forum welcomed a record turnout of over 400 delegates from over 40 countries around the world. The aim of the forum was to promote intracontinental and south-south business partnerships.

The forum addressed a number of pressing topics in agriculture in food production, including:

The forum was presided by the President of the Republic of Uganda, H.E. Yoweri Museveni, and welcomed the Ugandan Prime Minister and the Minister of Agriculture, alongside the Prime Minister of Chad and other ministerial representatives from various African countries.

Their participation at the conference underlined the importance of agricultural development for Africa, and the fact that African governments are not only aware of the problems, but have decided to throw their full weight behind such development.

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