The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa meeting

28-29 August 2017. Kigali, Rwanda. This two day meeting brought together a cross section of local and international policy makers, academicians, business leaders and civil society from all over Africa and was is organised by the Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa and the Stockholm Resilience Center (SRC). “We are beginning to demand quality and safety of […]

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Youth, Agripreneurship and the Sustainable Development Goals

8 May 2017. Stockholm, Sweden. This Joint SIANI and SLU Global workshop aimed to inspire various stakeholders to engage in supporting and equip youth in agriculture, with as motto the SDG ethical imperative: no-one left behind. It aimed to create global linkups global youth agripreneurs initiatives for business development and technology transfer with a sustainability […]

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Info Day on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 Sustainable Food Security

14-17 November 2017. Brussels. Info Week on Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 (SC2) ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research and the bioeconomy’. Co-organised by the Research Executive Agency (REA), the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of […]

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Sustainable Energy for Africa

23-25 October 2017. The Royal Academy for Overseas sciences organized an international conference on “Sustainable Energy for Africa”. The conference highlighted the importance of the issues and challenges the African continent has to cope with in the field of energy. The aim of this conference is to present in an open and updated way the various […]

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Make food value chains more environmentally sustainable and resilient in Sub-Saharan Africa

Options and opportunities to make food value chains more environmentally sustainable and resilient in Sub-Saharan Africa. Knaepen, H. Rampa, F., Torres, C., Bizzotto Molina, P. 2017. New York: UNDP. Agricultural food value chains (VCs) are gaining importance as part of broader efforts to achieve food security and improve nutrition, as well as transforming African agriculture […]

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