Call for Abstracts – First Internationl Conference on Global Food Security

1st_GFS_conference29 September – 2 October 2013, Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands

Deadline for submitting abstracts is 10 May

Abstracts for oral and poster presentations are invited on the below topics:

  • Global and local analyses of food security
  • Enabling policies for local and global food security
  • Sustainable intensification of food production systems
  • Novel ways of feeding 9 billion
  • Learning from the past to understand the future
  • Land sparing, land sharing and trade-offs
  • Agricultural production as feedstock for renewables
  • Lost harvest and wasted food
  • Nutritional security
  • Labelling, certifying and striving for quality and sustainability of food production

Go to for more information on the conference and the online submission form.


Sarah Doornbos
Knowledge Officer – Oxfam Novib and Hivos Knowledge Programme