Agrinatura brings its collective resources to address emerging global issues and challenges in collaboration with its international partners. It seeks to nurture scientific excellence through joint research, educational and training projects. Agrinatura advocates for greater support for agricultural research and educational programmes that contribute to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) leading for the United Nations.
Agrinatura participates in the major international events (European, regional and global) related to agricultural research for development, in order to closely interact with its international partners and other stakeholders on their needs and expectations regarding the European scientific community.
Drives the Agrinatura Agenda
Agrinatura interacts and participates in the World Fora, platforms, committees and international organizations such as FARA, FAO, CFS, GFAR, EIARD, EFARD, RUFORUM, IFAD, CGIAR, TAP, WFO, FARMD, relevant Directorates of the European Commission and lobbies within various European organizations and universities such as ICA, GCHERA, IROICA. In 2013 Agrinatura has been officially recognised as an observer of Committee on World Food Security (CFS).
Regular contacts have been maintained with the Regional Fora dedicated to ARD in Africa – in particular FARA and with major international organisations such as GFAR, CGIAR, FAO and donor agencies including IFAD and the World Bank. The closer partnership has been developed with FAO and RUFORUM, and Memorandum of Understanding, building a framework of the FAO and RUFORUM – Agrinatura partnership was signed. Agrinatura participates in international events and conferences such as Africa Agriculture Science Week in Accra organized by FARA, ERA-ARDII international conference, GCHEERA annual meeting, ICA Deans and Rectors Forum and RUFORUM annual general meeting. In 2019 the Simple Project associate partner with Agrinatura was successfully ended creating career centres, improving the curriculum of studying programs and encourage the professional and academic sector of Asian Universities in Life Sciences and Agriculture enhancing the employability with the universities alumni.
Every year, Agrinatura supports international multidisciplinary conference as a TROPENTAG – The annual Conference on Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural and Natural Resources Management.
African, Caribbean and Pacific Group States
African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services (AFAAS)
Council for Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural Research
The Technical Centre for Agriculture
European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development
European Initiative for Agricultural Research for Development
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa
Global Forum on Agricultural Research
Global Confederation of Higher Education Associations for the Agricultural and Life Sciences
Association for European Life Science Universities
The International Fund for Agricultural Development
The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture
Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture
The Tropical Agriculture Platform
World Farmers Organization
World Food Programme
World Health Organization
Young Professionals’ Platform for Agricultural Research for Development