International Symposium “Innovation and Sustainable Development in Agriculture and Food ISDA 2010”

Montpellier, France Facing the crisis and growing uncertainties, can science and societies reinvent agricultural and food systems to achieve sustainability? Registration is ongoing! Click here for more information

Agrobiodiversity: Lessons for Conservation and Local Development Xalapa, Veracruz. Mexico

51st Annual Meeting of the Society for Economic Botany This objective of this meeting organised by the Universidad Veracruzana/INECOL/Society for Economic Botany is to present a set of approaches that promote the conservation of agrobiodiversity and its uses in a number of themes such as ethnobotany, community conservation, food production systems, food self-sufficiency, among others. […]

International Youth Conference on Biodiversity – Aichi, Japan

The Ministry of the Environment of Japan (“MOE”) will hold the “International Youth Conference on Biodiversity in Aichi 2010″ in Japan 21-27 August 2010 in order to promote communication among young people from around the world and to improve their mutual awareness of biodiversity. The conference is associated with the 10th meeting of the Conference […]

The Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignity Scoping Workshop

Encouraged by the growing awareness that the well being of future generations can be sustained and enhanced by nurturing the traditional biological and cultural knowledge systems of indigenous and local communities, The Christensen Fund (TCF) is supporting the establishment of an Indigenous Partnership for Agrobiodiversity and Food Sovereignty with the active collaboration of three indigenous […]

Tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity – CBD COP 10

 Nagoya, Japan   The tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 10) will be held in Nagoya, Japan from the 18 till the 29 of October 2010. The tenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity is expected to assess achievement […]

European Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2010 Madrid, Spain

After the initial years when only a few farmers knew the concept of Conservation Agriculture and research groups began to study its environmental benefits, we are now at a stage in which the techniques are already known in the agricultural sector and new lines of research are being developed, focused on the study and resolution […]