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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19.05.17 to 10.11.17
Papiliorama Kerzers, Switzerland

Eine Welt ohne Wald?

exhibition and series of lectures on the protection and use of forests worldwide, organized by Bern University of Applied Sciences / School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences (HAFL)

24.05.17 to 08.10.17
St. Gallen, Switzerland


organisiert von der Public Eye Regionalgruppe Ostschweiz in Partnerschaft mit dem Botanischen Garten St. Gallen

20.08.17 to 24.08.17
Yogyakarta, Indonesia

International Conference on Organic Agriculture in the Tropics

organized by the Universitas Gadjah Mada and others in collaboration with the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR)

21.08.17 to 23.08.17
Stockholm, Sweden

Resilience 2017 - Resilience Frontiers for Global Sustainability

conference organized by Stockholm Resilience Centre

24.08.17 to 26.08.17
Stockholm, Sweden

7th International Conference on Sustainability Science

conference organized by futurearth, Stockholm Resilience Centre and IR3S

27.08.17 to 01.09.17

World Water Week

organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)

30.08.17 to 01.09.17
Dundee, Scotland

Transformations 2017

interdisciplinary conference focusing on transformations towards sustainability

05.09.17 to 08.09.17
Bern, Switzerland

International Conference on Research for Development

co-hosted by the Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) and the University of Bern's Centre for Development and Environment (CDE)

10.09.17 to 13.09.17
Ingham and Townsville, Australia

8th GFRAS Annual Meeting

organized by the Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services GFRAS.

Natur Museum St. Gallen, Switzerland

Vortrag "Schokoladen- und Schattenseiten des Kakaos"

organisiert von Helvetas im Rahmen der Ausstellung "Wir essen die Welt"

20.09.17 to 22.09.17
Bonn, Germany

Tropentag 2017

organized by University of Bonn under the titel “Future Agriculture: social-ecological transitions and bio-cultural shifts”

Bern, Switzerland

Marktorientierte Ansätze zur Stärkung ökologischer Landwirtschaft & Ernährungssysteme

Learning Forum mit Fokus auf Afrika, organisiert vom Globalprogramm Ernährungssicherheit der DEZA, dem A&FS Netzwerk, FiBL und SWISSAID

02.10.17 to 06.10.17
Salenstein, Switzerland

Meeting IOBC-WPRS Working Group “Integrated Protection in Field Vegetables”

biannual meeting organized by Agroscope that will bring together advisors and researchers to present and discuss basic and applied research on integrated protection of field vegetables.

08.10.17 to 11.10.17
Cape Town, South Africa

3rd International Conference on Global Food Security

organized by Elsevier in association with DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Food Security and the Universities of Pretoria and the Western Cape

08.10.17 to 11.10.17
Ebonyi State, Nigeria

Conference: Hidden Hunger Dynamics - Opportunities and Challenges for meeting the Sustainable Development Goals

organized by the Federal University Ndufu-Alike Ikwo

St. Gallen, Switzerland

Globalisierung und Landwirtschaft - mehr Wohlstand durch weniger Freihandel

speech by Dr. Mathias Binswanger, FNHW / Universität St. Gallen

24.10.17 to 25.10.17
Geneva, Switzerland

World Resources Forum 2017

Delhi, India

Accelerating innovation - the role of science, policy and practice

Pre-conference at the Organic World Congress 2017, organized by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL)

09.11.17 to 11.11.17
New Delhi, India

19th Organic World Congress

organized by IFOAM, The Organic Farming Association of India and PDA Trade Fairs

14.11.17 to 17.11.17
Brussels, Belgium

Horizon 2020 Food, Agriculture Infoweek

Infoday, brokerage, dissemination with a focus on digitisation and a bioeconomy policy event organized by the European Commission

14.11.17 to 17.11.17
Brussels, Belgium

Horizon 2020 Societal Challenge 2 Infoweek

organized by the Research Executive Agency (REA), the Directorate-General for Research and Innovation (DG RTD) and the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI) of the European Commission

20.11.17 to 24.11.17
London, UK

Professional Certificate in Disaster Risk Reduction

course organized by the International Centre for Parliamentary Studies

Bern, Switzerland

Going digital in research & education partnerships: opportunities, challenges, risks

2017 annual conference of KFPE together with SUDAC (the swissuniversities Development and Cooperation Network), save the date - more information will follow

03.12.17 to 06.12.17
Cape Town, South Africa

3rd International Conference on Global Food Security

organized by Elsevier in association with University of Pretoria, University of the Western Cape and DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Food Security

27.01.18 to 10.02.18
Côte d'Ivoire

World Food System Summer School: Food Systems in Transition

organized by ETH Zurich, World Food System Center


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