18.08.2014

West Africa faces the largest Ebola outbreak ever recorded. The WHO declared the current Ebola outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern and considers it ethical to offer unproven interventions.

[more]
13.08.2014

The International Crops Research Institute for Tropical Agriculture and universities from India, Africa and USA have launched an initiative to bring together various disciplines in agricultural education. The International Education... 

[more]
18.07.2014

Early in June 2014, the Micronutrient Forum Global Conference, took place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Here, Marie Ruel, Director of the Poverty, Health and Nutrition division at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI),... 

[more]
17.06.2014

2014 is the International Year of Family Farming. What makes family farms so important is that they are the main producers of food consumed locally in both developed and developing countries. There are around 525 million family farmers,... 

[more]
13.08.2014

Representatives from politics, industry, academia and civil society debate the role of plant genetic resources for global food security 

[more]
06.08.2014

A young start-up enterprise has developed a solar-powered milk refrigerator that can be used in small rural households with only unreliable access to electricity. This will close the milk cold-chain from the smallest farms to the milk... 

[more]
18.08.2014

The water world has become saturated with new concepts, argues a recent IWMI publication. 

[more]

COMING EVENTS

1-3 September 2014 - Montpellier , France

SPS 2014 – Sustainable Phosphorus Summit

Information: Website | Contact  

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

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

Information: Website | Contact

3-4 September 2014 - Bockerode-Hannover, Germany

PotatoEurope

Information: Website | Contact

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

Information: Website | Contact  

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

Plant Nutrition 2014 - From Basic Understanding to Better Crops

Information: Website  | Contact

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

Tropentag 2014

Information: Website | Contact

18-19 September 2014 - TU Dortmund University, Germany

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

Information: Website | Contact 

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

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

Information: Website | Contact  

24-25 September 2014 - Terneuzen, The Netherlands

3rd International Seaweed Conference 

Information: Website  |  Contact 

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

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

Information: Website | Contact  

8-9 October 2014 - Ambhara Hotel,Jakarta, Indonesia

2nd Annual-AIDF Food Security Summit: Asia 2014 

Information: Website  | Contact 

16 October 2014 - Schloss Hohenheim, Stuttgart

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

Information: Website | Contact 

22-23 October 2014 - Beijing,  China

2nd China International Precision Agriculture and High-efficiency Utilization Summit (PAS 2014) 

Information: Website | Contact

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

4th International Rice Congress (IRC2014) 

Information: Website | Contact 

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

Global Education Week 2014 Ernährungssicherheit -Lebensmittelverschwendung 

Information: Website | Contact

19-21 November 2014 - Rome

Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2)

Information: Website | Contact

7 December 2014-International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), Lima, Peru

Food and Nutrition Security, Agriculture and Climate Change 

Information: Website | Contact

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

1st International Conference on Asian Highland Natural Resources Management 

Information: Website | Contact  

3 - 6 March 2015 - Stuttgart, Germany

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

Information: Website  | Contact  

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

XVIII. International Plant Protection Congress(IPPC)

Information: Website | Contact

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

Moringa Symposium and Congress

Information: Website | Contact

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”

Information: Website | Contact