The European Alliance on Agricultural knowledge for Development

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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The Malabo Montpellier Panel’s report: Smart Irrigation Strategies

14 February 2019. WEBINAR/ SEMINAR. How can Africa achieve an agricultural transformation through smart irrigation strategies? Discussion of lessons from Ethiopia’s policy and program interventions. The Malabo Montpellier Panel’s report, Water-Wise: Smart Irrigation Strategies for Africa, summarizes the key findings of a systematic analysis of what six African countries at the forefront of progress on irrigation have done […]

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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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2019 INTERNATIONAL DAY OF WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE: FARA SALUTES DR IRENE ANNOR-FREMPONG; AFRICAN WOMAN SCIENTIST PAR EXCELLENCE!

Accra, Ghana; February 11, 2019: In recognition of the gap in access and participation in science for women and girls, the United Nation (UN) adopted a resolution in December 22nd of 2015, to make every 11th of February the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. While the current decade has witnessed significant progress […]

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