FAO Nigeria will be handing over the Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) system developed with the support of the Agricultural Market and Information System (AMIS) to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD).
Date: Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Time: 9.00 am
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Chief Audu Ogbeh, would take delivery of the fast data processing system, to be domiciled in the Ministry. This is with a view to ensure that the CAPI system is effectively supervised and monitored.
Launched in 2011 by the Ministers of Agriculture of the G-20 countries, the AMIS is one measure taken by FAO and funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation as another way to prevent food crisis in Nigeria and assist the country achieve food security.