Social Events

Wednesday 5 July 2017 16.30 – 18:00

Karura Forest Walk (

Frank Place is offering a guided walk (contact Frank for information about the walk at

The meeting point is outside the ICRAF main gate at 16:15

All participants are welcome to join, and should confirm by email to Ira Vater.

The entrance fee to the forest is Kshs. 100 for Kenya citizens, Kshs. 200 for residents and Kshs.600 (roughly USD 6) for non-residents.

Thursday 6 July 2017 18.00 – 20:00

SPIA-hosted reception on ICRAF campus, outside the Conference Hall

Buses will leave ICRAF at 20:00 to bring participants back to the hotels.

Friday 7 July 2017 18.30 – 20:00

Reception at the Tribe Hotel - The Village Market, Gigiri

Launch of the Journal of Gender, Agriculture and Food Security with a reception hosted by the African Women in Agricultural Development (AWARD) program.

Buses will leave ICRAF at 18:00 to bring participants to the Tribe Hotel. The other hotels are within easy walking distance from the Tribe Hotel.