Multi-stakeholder workshop on caper market chain in Jabal-al-Hoss, Syria (Photo: Alessandra Giuliani)

Events Calendar

Events related to agricultural research for development, with a focus on Switzerland

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The SDGs in Context - Sustainable food, land, water and oceans

Public lecture organized by ETH Zurich


r4d Lunch #Agroecologyworks!

Online meeting with a decentralised viewing of an early version of a documentary film about the "Food Systems Caravan", coorganized by r4d and Biovision. Deadline for registration: 15 April 2020


r4d Lunch #Agroecologyworks!

Online meeting with a decentralised viewing of an early version of a documentary film about the "Food Systems Caravan", co-organized by r4d and Biovision. Deadline for registration: 15 April 2020

29.04.20 to 01.05.20
Washington DC, United States

Nobel Prize Summit

Three days conference hosted by the Nobel Foundation and organized by the National Academy of Sciences in partnership with the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and the Stockholm Resilience Centre / Beijer Institute. POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19, MORE INFORMATION TO FOLLOW.

Geneva, Switzerland

Biodiversity in our food systems

Lunch Seminar Series organized by the Centre for International Environmental Studies of the Graduate Institute Geneva. TO BE CONFIRMED DUE TO COVID-19.

Solothurn, Switzerland

Auswege aus der Pestizid-Falle – nachhaltige Lösungen in der Praxis

Frühlingsanlass von Biovision mit Präsentationen, Apéro und Infoständen. WIRD VERSCHOBEN, FALLS MASSNAHMEN ZU COVID-19 VERLÄNGERT WERDEN.

23.06.20 to 25.06.20
Accra, Ghana

World Resources Forum

Conference about primary and secondary resources and circular economy. POSTPONED TO 2021!

16.08.20 to 21.08.20
Lunteren, the Netherlands

Participatory Plant Breeding & Resilient Seed Systems

Postgraduate course hosted by the Graduate School PE&RC

17.08.20 to 28.08.20
Bern, Switzerland

The future is sustainable – it's in our hands!

International Bachelor & Master Summer School organized and hosted by the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern

Bern, Switzerland

Naturkongress 2020

Kongress von zum Schwerpunktthema "Biodiversität in der Krise - Agenda Setting für mehr Natur"

09.09.20 to 11.09.20
The Hague, Netherlands

Plant Health, Agriculture & Bioscience Conference

Conference organized by CABI and Koppert Biological Systems.

09.09.20 to 11.09.20
Prague, Czech Republic

Tropentag 2020

Can agroecological farming feed the world? Farmers' and Academia's view

14.09.20 to 19.09.20
Geneva, Switzerland

8th World Sustainability Forum

international scientific conference coordinated by MDPI and the MDPI Sustainability Foundation, under the patronage of the University of Basel, the University of Geneva and the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

20.09.20 to 23.09.20
Montpellier, France

4th International Conference on Global Food Security

Conference organized by Elsevier, Montpellier University of Excellence and Wageningen University & Research.

21.09.20 to 27.09.20
Rennes, France

20th Organic World Congress

'From its Roots, Organic Inspires Life' - Submission of contributions until 30 September 2019

04.10.20 to 08.10.20
La Grande-Motte, France

4th International Working Group on Tephritidae in Europe, Africa and the Middle East (TEAM) Meeting

The steering commitee of TEAM is inviting to this congress.

04.10.20 to 07.10.20
Juermala, Latvia

11th GFRAS Annual Meeting

topic: digitalization and rural advisory services

25.10.20 to 30.10.20
Nairobi, Kenya

Joint 24th International Grasslands and International Rangelands Congress

Kenyan Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries & Irrigation (MALFI) ist organizing a congress on the topic of ‘Sustainable Use of Grassland and Rangeland Resources for Improved Livelihoods’.

11.11.20 to 13.11.20
Copenhagen, Denmark

International Conference on Animal health Surveillance

The 4th ICAHS conference is organised by a consortium of three local partners representing policy, food production and science.

11.03.21 to 23.04.21
Basel, Switzerland

Saatgut - eine Ausstellung

Exposition organized by Public Eye and biorespect

28.06.21 to 01.07.21
Montpellier, France

28th biannual conference on the Science and Information on Coffee

The president of ASIC (Association for the Science and Information on Coffee) is kindly inviting all scientists working in the field of coffee (agronomy, chemistry, technology, physiological effects, packaging, storage etc.) to attend this conference.


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