Finance 05.10.2015

FAO and MasterCard will explore ways to provide credit or money to households to buy basic needs and farming inputs on local markets.[more]

Microfinance 17.09.2015

German Sparkassenstiftung joins forces with UN World Food Programme (WFP) in a training measure for farmers to become instructors in rural Zambia. [more]

Rice production 01.09.2015

DEG - Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH is investing in improving rice production in Cambodia, the aim being to expand a rice mill and thus safeguard the income of small-scale farmers in southern Cambodia.[more]

Food losses 14.08.2015

FAO signed a partnership agreement with Autogrill – the multinational food and beverage provider best known for its full-service motorway rest stops and airport restaurants – to cut food waste and introduce products of...[more]

Soils 04.08.2015

Keeping fertile soil for future generations. This was the goal that the international conference “Celebrating Soil! Celebrating Life!” held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in late June centred on. The event was organised by the...[more]

Forestry 10.07.2015

IKEA and FAO are planning a study to look into options and barriers to effective forest certification in northern Viet Nam. This study could also assess the potential for scaling up activities and replicating them on a larger...[more]

Health 08.06.2015

The Otto Group is helping build wells and sanitary installations in villages in Mozambique, one of the grower countries in the “Cotton made in Africa” (CmiA) initiative. At the same time, CmiA is networking with partners in...[more]


25 November  2015 - Berlin, Germany

The Global Bioeconomy Summit (Call for Contributions - Interactive Session

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30 November-11 December 2015 -  Paris, France

UN Climate Change Conference

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3 December 2015 -  Berlin, Germany

Lebensgrundlage Boden - Abschlussveranstaltung zum Internationalen Jahr des Bodens 2015

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3 December 2015 - Stuttgart (Hohenheim), Germany

A World without Hunger

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5-6 December 2015 - Palais des Congrès de Paris, France

The 2015 Global Landscapes Forum

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5-6 December 2015 - Dubai, UAE

3rd International Conference on Food and Agricultural Sciences (ICFAS)

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11-13 Januar 2016 - Munich, Germany

DLG-Wintertagung 2016

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14-16 January 2016 - Berlin, Germany

Global Forum for Food and Agriculture

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15-24 January 2016 - Berlin, Germany

International Green Week 

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18 January 2016 - Berlin, Germany

5th AGCO Africa Summit - Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

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1-2 March 2016 - Accra, Ghana

2nd Cassava World Africa

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1-2 March 2016 - Washington DC, USA

Cracking the Nut '16: Regenerating Rural and Agricultural Development

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14-18 March 2016 - Washington DC, USA

World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty 2016: Scaling up Responsible Land Governance

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4-6 April 2016 - Almaty, Kazakhstan

Agricultural Transitions along the Silk Road: Restructuring, Resources and Trade in the Central Asia Region

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18-21 April 2016 - Istanbul, Turkey

15th International Cereal and Bread Congress (15th ICBC)

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22-24 June 2016 - Halle (Saale), Germany

IAMO Forum: Rural Labor in Transition: Structural Change, Migration and Governance

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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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