Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 28 July 2015 at 01:39

                             Call for Essays

                                        Herding for the Markets

                                           Opportunities in Extensive Livestock Production


Join our essay competition and express your innovative solutions and ideas on extensive livestock!

Take this unique opportunity to contribute to the international expo and conference ‘Herding for the Markets’ and write an essay about your ideas on extensive livestock.

Winners will have the opportunity to present their ideas during the conference to an expert audience!


This call for essays is in the context of the Herding for the Markets Expo and Conference, taking place in Nairobi from 4-6 November 2015. 

Essays can be entered by any individual up to 35 years old based in Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. While this call is open to any individual in the countries above, Faculty members and post-graduate students affiliated to universities in the region are particularly encouraged to apply.


AgriProFocus and partners will constitute a panel of judges to shortlist essays per country. In some exceptional cases, entrants will be requested to submit additional information. Winning essays will be announced before first October, 2015. A minimum of fifteen (15) essays will be selected for showcasing during the expo in Nairobi.

Submit your essay to ==> essay@extlivestockexpo.com

Deadline for submission is 15th of September 2015

Details about the content of the Essay and more relevant information can be found below:

Call for essays- Livestock Expo

Flier - Call for essays

In case you have any questions, please contact;

Wim Goris
AgriProFocus Netherlands
wgoris@agriprofocus.com

Amos Thiongo
AgriProFocus Kenya
athiongo@agriprofocus.com