Discover Africa Meeting – February 2018

  What:           Discover Africa Meeting Where:         The Hague When:           8 & 9 February 2018 The booming urban markets provide business opportunities for those African farmers and agri-food entrepreneurs that are able to supply the urban consumers with fresh and healthy food, such as vegetables, fruit, poultry, dairy products and […]

iAfrica Film Festival

  What: iAfrica Film Festival Where: The Hague, Netherlands When: 21 September/ 6,7 and 8 October 2017   iAfrica Film Festival is an initiative of Yangambi that works towards spreading African cinema in the Netherlands. It aims with this film festival to ventilate the continuous development and the importance of African cinema in society and […]

Symposium on sustainability, stability, and security in Africa

The Symposium, to be held on World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, will address Africa’s increasing problem with land degradation that is contributing to unemployment and distressed migration of rural youth. Ministers will explore the sustainability and security challenges as well as opportunities to bring stability and growth. The Symposium will be hosted by H.E. […]

World Water Week: Water and waste

What:          World Water Week: Water and waste Where:        Stockholm When:          2017, August 27 – September 1   The World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991. This year’s theme, Water and […]

19th Organic World Congress

What:   19th Organic World Congress Where: New Delhi, India When:  9 – 11 November 2017   The theme of the 19th OWC is ‘An Organic World through an Organic India.’ Once every three years IFOAM organises the Organic World Congress (OWC) in a different country to provide a platform where organic stakeholders can share their […]

Symposium ‘ICT and digitalisation in livestock keeping in the South’

What:  Symposium ‘ICT and digitalisation in livestock keeping in the South’            Where: Espace Jacqmotte, Brussels, Belgium When:   14/11/2016   This symposium is organised by the Belgian Platform on tropical animal health and production. Stories from the field, epidemiosurveillance, early warning systems with pastoralists, grazing management and assessment in relation to digitalisation are on the programme. Click here […]

Afrikadag in Amsterdam

What:        Afrikadag When:       05/11/2016 Where:      KIT, Amsterdam Afrikadag has become an annual event about Africa and international cooperation, with 150 interesting guest speakers from home and abroad. The visitors can participate in dozens of political debates, workshops and lectures and there is a cultural program as well. The Foundation Max van der Stoel organises the Afrikadag […]

Conference Africa Works! 2016

        What:          Conference Africa Works! 2016 Where:        Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam When:         10 & 11 November 2016 This year’s theme ‘Innovation in Finance’ is a good way to get caught up on new solutions and developments in the financial sector. Further, participants will have the chance to network with representatives from the financial industry […]

Conference ‘Changing Food Systems in Africa’

  What: Conference ‘Changing Food Systems in Africa: Agroecology and Food Sovereignty and their Role in Nutrtition and Health’ When: 24 – 26 November 2016 Where: The Mosaic Hotel, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia This three day conference aims to provide alternatives against industrial food systems in order to get stakeholders support alternative ecological food  systems for better […]