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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12.08.18 to 16.08.18
Istanbul, Turkey

Growing and marketing banana under subtropical conditions

Bern, Switzerland

r4d Skills Knowledge for Development

event organised primarily for researchers of the r4d programme

15.08.18 to 19.09.18
Bern, Switzerland

Auslaufmodell Entwicklungszusammenarbeit? Fokus Afrika

Veranstaltungsreihe des Forums für Universität und Gesellschaft der Universität Bern

Bern, Switzerland

Horizon Applicant Training: Health, Food, Agriculture

training event organized by Euresearch

25.08.18 to 29.08.18
Montpellier, France

AQUA 2018

international aquaculture congress, organized by the World Aquaculture Society.

26.08.18 to 31.08.18
Stockholm, Sweden

World Water Week

World Water Week is the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues, organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI). In 2018, World Water Week will address the theme “Water, ecosystems and human development”.

27.08.18 to 31.08.18
Geneva, Switzerland

XVe European Society for Agronomy Congress

organized by Agroscope, ETH Zurich, FiBL Switzerland and the Swiss Society of Agronomy

Bern, Switzerland

Gerechtes Essen für alle?

Podiumsdiskussion zur Fair-Food-Initiative, organisiert von Swissaid

05.09.18 to 06.09.18
Stuttgart, Germany

FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems

Congress organized by the University of Hohenheim bringing together experts, researchers and stakeholders from various disciplines with diverse experiences related to food systems.

17.09.18 to 21.09.18
Montpellier, France

Managing Eucalyptus Plantations under Global Changes

International conference organized by CIRAD and IUFRO

17.09.18 to 19.09.18
Ghent, Belgium

Tropentag 2018

organized by Ghent University under the title "Global food security and food safety: The role of universities"

17.09.18 to 18.09.18
Wroclaw, Poland

Sustainable Solutions for Growth Conference

International conference designed as a platform for reporting, discussing, improving and disseminating recent innovative and sustainable solutions facilitating economic growth.

19.09.18 to 21.09.18
Turin, Italy

Forum Origin, Diversity and Territories 2018

forum running under the title "Perspectives on territories in transition" organized by Origin, Diversity and Territories (ODT) and Diversity&Development.

20.09.18 to 21.09.18
Stuttgart, Germany

Smallholder Targeted Agriculture 4.0 in Temperature Limited Cropping Systems - STATCROPS

International conference organized by the University of Hohenheim.

Bern, Switzerland

Transforming Food Systems with Agroecology - From research results to policy influence

Learning Forum by SDC’s Global Programme Food Security organized togther with FiBL

Zürich, Switzerland

Nachhaltige Entwicklung durch Unternehmertum

Swisscontact-Jahresanlass mit Präsentationen und Podiumsdiskussion.

04.10.18 to 07.10.18
Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina


international agriculture symposium organized by the University of East Sarajevo, the University of Belgrade and the Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Bari.

17.10.18 to 18.10.18
Toulouse, France

2ème Rencontres Francophones sur les Légumineuses

Pour la terre et les hommes, les légumineuses au coeur de l’innovation

07.11.18 to 09.11.18
Eisenstadt, Austria

6th International Conference on Organic Agriculture Sciences (ICOAS)

organised by FiBL and Esterhazy Betriebe GmbH.

Zürich; Switzerland

World Food System Center Research Symposium 2018

public event showcasing food systems research taking place at ETH Zurich

Zürich, Switzerland

20 Jahre echte Hilfe

Biovision Jubiläumssymposium


20 Years KFPE Guidelines

Event organized by the Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries (KFPE) to celebrate 20 years "KFPE Guidelines for Transboundary Research Partnerships"


Leveraging Research Partnerships for Global Challenges

Annual Conference of the Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries (KFPE) focusing on the new roles and tasks for science in general and research partnerships in particular to address the 2030 agenda.

30.11.18 to 04.12.18
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Apimondia Symposium 2018

Symposium organized by Apimondia and Ethiopian Apiculture Board in Collaboration with Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries of Ethiopia.

06.12.18 to 07.12.18
Basel, Switzerland

One Health for Humans and Animals - How Do We Get Zoonoses under Control?

Swiss TPH Winter Symposium

20.05.19 to 22.05.19
Montpellier, France

4th World Congress on Agroforestry

organized by CIRAD, INRA, World Agroforestry Centre, Agropolis International and Montpellier Université d'excellence


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