Call for Proposals Shea 2018

January 19, 2017

The Global Shea Alliance Secretariat is pleased to announce a call for proposals to host the 11th annual international shea conference. Shea 2018 will bring together 500 stakeholders from around the world to discuss latest industry research and information as well as updates on Global Shea Alliance activities across Africa. Participants will include women’s groups, small businesses, non-profit organizations, development partners, international oils and fats suppliers, and U.S., European, and African food and cosmetic brands and retailers.

This year’s conference, Shea 2017: Seeds of Change, in Cotonou, Benin will focus on the results of the sustainability program and the benefit it is bringing to the women collectors. National associations and stakeholders interested in hosting Shea 2018 are invited to submit an application to the Global Shea Alliance Secretariat by March 8, 2017.

Please note countries that hosted the conference in the past two years are not eligible.

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