2nd Africa Ecosystem Based Adaptation for Food Security Conference 2015 (EBAFOSC 2)

Taking place under the theme, 'Re-imagining Africa's Food Security Now and into the Future under a Changing Climate,' this conference will convene a number of round-tables, discussions and plenary sessions to discuss how ecosystem based adaptation (EBA) can be used to improve food security across the continent. Sessions will address: building scalable and inclusive business models for EBA-driven agriculture; innovative financing models for EBA-driven agriculture; the role of youth, women, and information technology in EBA-driven agriculture; the roles of education, the private sector and South-South cooperation in advancing EBA; innovations to reduce post-harvest food loss; and climate change and resilience through EBA as well as policy frameworks and implementation.

Website: http://www.afsac2.aaknet.org/  e-mail: afsac2015@aaknet.org   

UN Complex, Nairobi, Kenya
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 01:00 to Friday, July 31, 2015 - 23:00
Fri, 07/12/2019 - 13:15 to 14:45
New York

Please join us on Friday 12 July in New York for the side event “Defending the Right to Food in Age of Digitalization:  Exploring the impacts of dematerialization, digitalization and financialization on our food systems.” From 13:15-14:45. You can RSVP here

 

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 01:00 to Fri, 07/31/2015 - 23:00
UN Complex, Nairobi, Kenya

Taking place under the theme, 'Re-imagining Africa's Food Security Now and into the Future under a Changing Climate,' this conference will convene a number of round-tables, discussions and plenary sessions to discuss how ecosystem based adaptation (EBA) can be used to improve food security across the continent.

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 01:00 to Thu, 07/16/2015 - 23:00
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

The Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD) will take place on 13-16 July 2015, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The conference will be held at the highest possible political level, including Heads of State or Government, relevant ministers – ministers for finance, foreign affairs and development cooperation – and other special representatives.

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 01:00 to Fri, 07/17/2015 - 23:00
A Coruña, Spain

3rd International Conference on Water and Society covers topics such as:

Water resources management

Water as a human right

Water quality

Water resources contamination

Water, sanitation and health

Water and disaster management

Policy and legislation

Future water demands

Irrigation and desertification