Africa supports the HYST for the World

On October 12th, 2014 – at the Association Volontari Capitano Ultimo Onlus quarters – the event “Bits of Future: Food For All – Africa Supports the HYST for the World” took place. The event was organized by Scienza per Amore, Volontari di Capitano Ultimo Onlus and BioHyst.
Somali Ambassador H.E. Mussa Hassan Abdulle, Nigerian Embassy First Secretary Mr Mohammed Mustapha Garba, Ethiopian Embassy Minister-Counsellor and Alternate Permanent Representative by FAO, WFP and IFAD, Mr Tarekegn Tsegei Haile, attended the event.
Other relevant nations such as Burkina Faso, Rwanda and Mali sent regards expressing renewed interest in the project via their respective representatives. Honorable Mr Lapo Pistelli, the Italian Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, sent well wishes as well. Additionally, many representatives of the Somali community in Italy and International Entrepreneurs attended the event.

  • Post-event press release
  • Speech by Burkina Faso Minister for Agriculture and Food Security