Farmers and genebanks, an alliance to save traditional crops

A video on the project on Strengthening the maintenance and use of agrobiodiversity by indigenous and traditional agricultural communities adapting to climate change and that took place in Bolivia and Sarawak, Malaysia

New course on agriculture and nutrition linkages, 18-29 November 2013, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation, is introducing a new course -  New International course on Agriculture and Nutrition Linkages  which will be held in Addis Ababa from 18-29 November 2013. The overall aim of the course is to contribute to improving nutrition by mainstreaming nutrition into  agricultural development programmes.   Click here for more information.  

2nd Global Food Symposium 25-26 April 2014, Gotttingen, Germany

The University of Gottingen, in collaboration with IFPRI, is organizing the Second Global Food Symposium to be held on 25-26 April 2014 in Göttingen (Germany). The aim of the Symposium is to discuss new research findings and policy challenges related to the global agri-food system transformation. The submission of papers and posters are invited on […]

Recruiting a Coordinator for the International Plant Sentinel Network

Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI), the world’s largest plant conservation network, is recruiting a coordinator for a newly established International Plant Sentinel Network (IPSN)