Symposium InsectSpace 2018

What:      Symposium InsectSpace 2018 Where:    Impulse, building 115, Wageningen Campus When:     Wednesday 10 October 2018, 13:30 to 22:00       The Symposium InsectSpace 2018, organised by Foodspace, will focus on edible insects for human consumption. It will be a meeting point for Food Science, Entrepreneurship, Food Design, and Gastronomy. It will bring […]

WUR: Sustainable Development Goals Conference 30 & 31 August 2018

     ‘Towards Zero Hunger – Partnerships for Impact’ What:              Wageningen University & Research (WUR): Sustainable Development Goals Conference Where:            Orion Building, Wageningen Campus,The Netherlands When:              30 & 31 August 2018 The conference centres around Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote […]

International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers, Rome, November 2018

 What:  International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers  Where:  FAO HQ, Rome, Italy  When:  21/11/2018 – 23/11/2018 On how to unlock the potential of agricultural innovation and how to support and empower family farmers through agricultural innovation. Aims to provide inspiration for innovation actors and decision-makers, especially in developing countries. In order to ensure food and […]

Lecture series: Edible insects: a sexy topic for the rich or a solution to feed the world?

  The second of Agromisa Lecture Series is to be held on May 31th, 20:00 hrs in Wageningen The theme for this evening is: Edible insects: a sexy food topic for the rich or a solution to feed the world? and our speaker is Mr. Arnold van Huis (Emeritus Professor of Tropical Entomology, Wageningen University […]

Food First Conference 1 June 2018

  What: Food First Conference Where: Duisenberg Auditorium, Rabobank, Croeselaan 28, Utrecht When: Friday 1 June 2018 International conference with agripreneurs and farmers’ organisations; policymakers from government, business, academy and civil society; students – from Africa, the Netherlands, Europe. The booming urban markets provide business opportunities for those African farmers and agri-food entrepreneurs that are […]

ICT4D Conference Zambia May 2018

What:       ICT4D Conference Where:    Mulungishi International Conference Centre,                 Lusaka/Zambia When:     8 – 10 May 2018/ 11 May 2018 Training The 10th ICT4D Conference brings together public, private and civil society organisations from across the humanitarian and international development community. Participants share how they’ve used […]

BIOFACH 2018

    together with           What:               BIOFACH and VIVANESS congress Where:             Nuremberg,Germany When:              14 – 17 February 2018   The BIOFACH and VIVANESS congresses combined represent the number one knowledge transfer and networking event for the organic sector and attract enormous interest from all market players year after year. The topic of […]

Webinar: How are the Pathways to Resilience in Pastoralist Areas of Eastern Africa Evolving?

WEBINAR  on January 10th Event status: Not started (Register)Date and time:Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:00 am Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) Change time zone Wednesday, January 10, 2018 2:00 pm GMT Time (London, GMT) Wednesday, January 10, 2018 5:00 pm Nairobi Time (Nairobi, GMT+03:00) Duration:1 hour Description: Another ongoing and severe drought in East Africa has reopened […]

Lecture: Is there a future for small-scale animal production in the tropics

Is there a future for small-scale animal production in the tropics? Lecture by: Gijs den Hertog (MSc. Tropical Agricultural Development, University of Reading, UK, 1975)   Programme, date and location: Date: Thursday, 23 November 2017 Place: Impulse building (Speakers Corner), Stippeneng 2, building number 115, Wageningen, University Campus (participation is free) 20:00: Walk-in with coffee […]

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.’ Markus Arbenz, Executive Director of IFOAM – Organics International, invites you to join us in India. Over 2000 participants have registered already. There are still spaces […]