Cameroon: Biosafety - African Experts Brainstorm in Yaounde

Experts from across Africa are brainstorming on biosafety capacity development in the continent. A two-day meeting of biosafety systems, biotechnology and biosafety stakeholders opened on Wednesday May 3, 2017, at Hilton Hotel Yaounde. Opening the meeting organized by New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) Agency African Biosafety Network of Expertise (ABNE), the Secretary General in the Ministry of Environment, Nature Protection and Sustainable Development, Akwa Patrick Kum Bong said it was a privilege for Cameroon to host the high level meeting.

According to Akwa Patrick, biotechnology is already in vogue in Cameroon and as such the country's involvement in APNE will help national experts master and monitor those risks which come along with biotechnology.

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