Current GK

Which one of the following cities hosted the first International Agrobiodiversity Congress in the month of November 2016?

  1. New Delhi
  2. Jakarta
  3. Colombo
  4. Dhaka

Answer

The first International Agrobiodiversity Congress (IAC) was held from 6 November to 9 November, 2016 in New Delhi, India. The objective of the Congress is to provide a platform to all the stakeholders engaged in genetic resource conservation and management to deliberate on thematic issues of global importance, with major emphasis on rational and effective use of agrobiodiversity for food, nutrition and environmental security.

The correct option is A.