Agriculture

01.08.2014

In a GIZ experts’ talk, development experts discussed the meaning of agricultural innovation as an approach to sustainable and productive agriculture. [more]

Agriculture

16.06.2014

Seed is one of the most important inputs for agriculture. Without seed no harvest. GIZ invited representatives from research and civil society to an expert talk in early June on ways to improve the availability of seed to...[more]

Food security

30.05.2014

A 20 per cent rise in global market wheat prices will immediately lead to a rise in bread prices in Latin America. This is one of the results of a project by the International Food and Policy Research Institute that was financed...[more]

Water

24.04.2014

How sustainable water management practices can contribute to the resilience of smallholder communities in the Sahel was discussed at a GIZ-symposium held by “Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit” (GIZ) in Bonn,...[more]

The “Land Governance Programme Map” launched at the Annual General Assembly of the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development is a database, that retains 445 projects of 15 donors in 119 countries with a total value of 2.86...[more]

DLG International and Zambia's National Farmers Union, cooperate in the area of exhibitions. [more]

“Rethinking Rural Development__ Opportunities for new partnerships and territorial approaches in a changing rural environment” was the main topic at the Annual Assembly of the Global Donor Platform for Rural Development, held in...[more]

Trade

27.01.2014

Is world agricultural trade the cause of underdevelopment and hunger in the Third World? Or does it not rather contribute to optimising production and sales, creating prosperity for everyone? These issues were discussed by the...[more]

Nutrition

08.01.2014

Focusing on women of reproductive age GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für international Zusammenarbeit) launched two “Affordable Nutritious Foods for Women” projects (ANF4W) in Bangladesh and Ghana in October and November 2013. [more]

The international agricultural engineering exhibition Agritechnica is increasingly attracting visitors from developing countries and emerging economies. The German Agricultural Society (DLG) is adapting its range of exhibits...[more]

COMING EVENTS

18-20 August 2014 - Brisbane, Australia

International Symposium on Indigenous Vegetables

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1-3 September 2014 - Montpellier , France

SPS 2014 – Sustainable Phosphorus Summit

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2-11 September 2014 - Karl Kübel Institute for Development Education, Coimbatore, India

10 days training Workshops on "Food and Nutrition Security - FNS"

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3-4 September 2014 - Bockerode-Hanover, Germany

PotatoEurope

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3-6 September 2014 - Nordic Folkecenter for Renewable Energy, Hurup Thy, Denmark

6th International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture for Food, Energy and Industry in Regional and Global Context

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10-12 September 2014 - Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Heide-Süd Campus, Germany

Plant Nutrition 2014 - From Basic Understanding to Better Crops

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17-19 September 2014 - Czech University of Life Sciences Prague , Prague, Czech Republic

Tropentag 2014

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18-19 September 2014 - TU Dortmund University, Germany

“Multilocality in the Global South and North: Factors, features and policy implications”

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23-25 September 2014 - Savoy Hotel, Buenos Aires, Argentina

5th GFRAS Annual Meeting 2014 Argentina RAS policies – evidence and practice

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24-25 September 2014 - Terneuzen, The Netherlands

3rd International Seaweed Conference 

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7-10 October 2014 - Humidtropics, Conference Center of IITA in Ibadan, Nigeria

Systems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture - Humidtropics Integrated Systems Conference

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16 October 2014 - Schloss Hohenheim, Stuttgart

World Food Day Colloquium 2014 : Family Farming – a solution for food and nutrition security?

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27 October - 1 November 2014 - Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) Bangkok, Thailand

4th International Rice Congress (IRC2014) 

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15-23 November 2014 - North-South Centre - European Centre for Global Interdependence and Solidarity, Lissabon, Portugal

Global Education Week 2014 Ernährungssicherheit -Lebensmittelverschwendung 

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19-21 November 2014 - Rome

Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2)

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7-9 January 2015 - The Empress Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand

1st International Conference on Asian Highland Natural Resources Management 

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3 - 6 March 2015 - Stuttgart, Germany

2nd International Congress Hidden Hunger - Hidden Hunger, Childhood Development and Long-term Prospects for Society and Economy

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24-27 August 2015 - Free University Berlin, Henry Ford Building, Berlin

XVIII. International Plant Protection Congress(IPPC)

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19-22 November 2015 - Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel Manila, Philippines

Moringa Symposium and Congress

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17-22 July 2016 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Tenth International Rangeland Congress (IRC) “The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High Tech World”

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