The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

Tropentag

 20 – 22 September 2017. Bonn, Germany. Tropentag 2017: Future Agriculture: Social-ecological transitions and bio-cultural shifts. The annual interdisciplinary conference on research in tropical and subtropical agriculture, natural resource management and rural development (TROPENTAG) is jointly organised by the universities of Berlin, Bonn, Göttingen, Hohenheim, Kassel-Witzenhausen, Hamburg, ZALF e.V., ETH Zurich (Switzerland), Czech University of Life Sciences Prague […]

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Making data talk: Reflecting on IFPRI’s experiences in data visualization

14 September 2017. In this webinar, The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) shared some examples of their data-visualization work from a variety of projects, the associated stories, and what they learned during the process. It covered: What technology they use and why;  What audiences they aim to reach with data visualizations; How they track the usage/impact […]

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GFAR Webinar on "Communications Success Stories"

12 September 2017. This webinar was a collaborative effort: our panel of professional communicators worked together to share their experiences and approaches, their trials and errors. The webinar presentations can be viewed here. Michael Victor is a communication, knowledge management and policy engagement specialist with more than 20 years of experience delivering on strategic communications, […]

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African Union Research Grants Success Stories

7 September 2017. African Union Research Grants Success StoriesThis leaflet highlights a number of success stories from the African Union Research Grants programme on Africa-Europe collaboration in research and innovation on food and nutrition security and sustainable agriculture. [Image credit: CAAST-Net Plus] This booklet provides a glimpse of a selection of the joint Africa-EU initiatives […]

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Investment into landscape restoration for food security

13 September 2017. Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China. UNCCD COP13: ’Scaling-Up Investment into Land Restoration: Getting the Biggest Bang for the Buck’ (6-16 September ) Side event European Commission DG DEVCO “Investment into landscape restoration for food security, resilience and climate action – key element on the way forward to Land Degradation Neutrality” Land degradation is at […]

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