Sustainable Livelihoods and Development Network for Africa, Accra, Ghana – Triennial Conference – Accra 2019

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Sustainable Livelihoods and Development Network for Africa, Accra, Ghana – Triennial Conference – Accra 2019

Sustainable Livelihoods and Development Network for Africa, Accra, Ghana

in collaboration with

Livelihoods Support and Development Centre, Abeokuta, Nigeria
hereby announce their

Triennial Conference – Accra 2019

Sustainable Livelihoods and Development Network for Africa (SLIDEN AFRICA) is a non-governmental, non-profit making network coordinated from Nigeria with offices in Kenya and Ghana. It is made up of partners with knowledge and experience in the Agriculture, Development Studies and related fields. SLIDEN AFRICA was established in 2000 with a vision to contribute to the empowerment of poor people in Africa through poverty alleviation, livelihoods development, skill enhancement and gender parity in development, research and networking. It aims at contributing significantly to the attainment of increase in level of education, reducing poverty, ensuring gender equity and environmental sustainability in Africa.
The Conference – SLIDEN AFRICA Accra 2019
Theme: African Development Beyond Slogans: New Approaches and Sustainable Outcomes

  1. Development Policy Thoughts and Applications
  2. Approaches to increasing Productivity, Income and Sustainable Livelihoods
  3. Sustainable Resource Management for African Development
  4. Gender Considerations in African Development Interventions
  5. Issues in Climate Change and Variability
  6. Monitoring and Learning from Development Interventions

Date: Monday, 4th to Thursday, 7th March, 2019
The Venue
Oscarpak Royal Hotel, off Kisseman-Haatso Road, West Legon, Accra, Ghana
Conference Registration
Ghanaian Participants:  GHC 300    Nigerian Participants: NGN30,000                  Others: USD100
This covers conference materials, group lunches, tea and snack during breaks. This fee DOES NOT INCLUDE accommodation (plus breakfast) and other dinners during the conference.
How to pay registration fee
Registration fee should be paid using the bank details below:
Account Name: Livelihoods Support and Development Centre
Account Number: 1012517151
Bank Name: Zenith Bank Plc, 84, Obafemi Awolowo Way, Isale-Igbein, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria
Registration fees can also be paid on arrival at the Conference.
Participants who have paid conference registration fee as advised above should scan and send the evidence of payment by email attachment to:
Convener: Dr. Jonathan Anaglo                        Email:                              Tel: +233247529255
Co-convener: Prof. Kolawole Adebayo            Email:       Tel: +2348034046873
Organising Secretary: Zenabu Kobatu          Email:                      Tel: +233244231559
Coordinator: Dr. Olubukola Osuntade             Email:            Tel: +2348035047641
Hotel accommodation
Accommodation are available at:

  1. Oscarpak Royal Hotel, off Kisseman-Haatso Road, West Legon, Accra (about USD50/night)
  2. Golf Suites Hotel, 8-11, Silicon Avenue, West Legon, Accra (about USD35/night)
  3. Olive Height Hotel, Westlands, Accra (about (USD50/night)
  4. Tulip Inn, South Legon, Accra (about USD150/night)

For participants who require assistant with reservations in respect of accommodation, send an email to:
Monday, 10th December, 2018 – Submission of Abstract
Monday, 14th January, 2019 – Submission of full Papers or Poster
Monday, 4th February, 2019 – Accommodation Request
Monday, 4th March, 2019 – Arrival of Participants
Tuesday, 5th March, 2019 – Opening Ceremony/First Technical Session/Congress Dinner
Wednesday, 6th March, 2019 – Triennial Congress and Second Technical Session
Thursday, 7th March, 2019 – Field Trip and Departure

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