The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

First FAO/WHO/AU International Food Safety Conference

12-13 February 2019. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. First FAO/WHO/AU International Food Safety ConferenceIn this pivotal moment, this conference, co-organised by FAO, WHO, WTO and AU, brought together Ministers and representatives of national governments, senior policy makers as well as representatives of non-state actor groups from all regions of the world to engage in an urgent reflection on food safety […]

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Workshop on Bioinformatics and Wheat Genomics II

4-8 February 2019. Worcester, South Africa. Workshop on Bioinformatics and Wheat Genomics II The UK Science and Innovation Network (South Africa) hosted a workshop and built on the previous workshop (Bioinformatics and Wheat Genomics) made possible by the Newton Fund Researchers Link Program, which aimed to establish and strengthen relationships between South African (SA) and United […]

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World Sustainable Development Summit and sustainable agriculture

11-13 February 2019. New Delhi, Delhi, India. World Sustainable Development Summit. This summit aimed to accelerate the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) is the annual flagship event of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI). WSDS 2019 focused on the theme, ‘Attaining the 2030 Agenda: Delivering on our Promise’. The […]

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L’agro-écologie laisse-t-elle une place aux pesticides?

L’agro-écologie laisse-t-elle une place aux pesticides?Dans le cadre de la conférence à l’Innovation Center de Bayer (Lyon), Jacques Wery a présenté sa vision de l’agro-écologie et la place réservée aux pesticides. Cette première partie est consacrée à la définition de l’agro-écologie. Cette deuxième partie est consacrée à la place des pesticides.    Cette troisième partie […]

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13th International Conference on Dryland Development

11-14 February 2019. Jodhpur, India. The 13th International Conference on Dryland Development, with the theme “Converting Dryland Areas from Grey into Green”, is organized by IDDC (International Dryland Development Commission) and the Arid Zone Research Association of India (AZRAI) and hosted by the ICAR-Central Arid Zone Research Institute (CAZRI). Drylands cover about 41% of earth’s land area […]

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