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Call for Book Chapter on SDGs Implementation in HE

Call for Book Chapter on SDGs Implementation in HE

Interested in implementing SDGs especially focused on Higher Education (SDG4)?   SDG4 is dedicated to education. Higher education is mentioned in target 4.3 of SDG4 which aims to “By 2030, ensure equal access for all women and men to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, including university.” Higher education also forms an important part […]

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Food Sovereignty & Refugee Path Immigrants

7 October 2018. Food sovereignty is much more beyond the food on our plates. It is the historical heritage, the nutritional benefits, the cultural identity, the economic effects, and the environmental impact of the food that we eat. But, it is also, quite simply, just about the foods we are able to choose to eat. The […]

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A new bioeconomy strategy for a sustainable Europe

11 October 2018. The European Commission has put forward an action plan to develop a sustainable and circular bioeconomy that serves Europe’s society, environment and economy. As announced by President Juncker and First Vice-President Timmermans in their letter of intent accompanying President Juncker’s 2018 State of the Union Address, the new bio-economy strategy is part […]

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Access Agriculture wins Prize D4D in Belgium

4 October 2018. Brussels. During the official ceremony Paul Van Mele and Jonas Wanvoeke received the ‘Prize Digital for Development (D4D)’ award on behalf of Access Agriculture from Alexander De Croo, Deputy Prime Minister and Belgian Minister of Development Cooperation and Digital Agenda. After presenting its innovative approach, products and services to a jury comprising 20 […]

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Science Forum 2018 (SF18)

10-12 October 2018. Stellenbosch, South Africa. Science Forum 2018 (SF18): Win more, lose less: Capturing synergies between SDGs through agricultural research. DOWNLOAD PROGRAM PDFDOWNLOAD PARTICIPANT LISTSF18 is organized by the CGIAR’S Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) and co-hosted by the South African Agricultural Research Council. The objective of SF18 was to identify substantial interactions between the Sustainable […]

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