ESP 9 World Conference

11.12.17 - 15.12.17

The ESP9 world conference will be organised in Shenzhen, China from 11-15 December 2017. China has a rapidly expanding community of scientists publishing innovative ecosystem services work in international journals, and a growing number of policy-makers and practitioners. This conference aims…

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Committee on World Food Security

09.10.17 - 13.10.17

Forty-fourth Session: “Making a Difference in Food Security and Nutrition” Rome, Italy, 9-13 October 2017 The vision of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is to be the most inclusive international and intergovernmental platform for all stakeholders to work…

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Food Tank Summit NYC 2017 – Food Loss and Food Waste

13.09.17 - 13.09.17

  Food Tank, ReFED, and The Rockefeller Foundation are excited to announce the inaugural NYC Food Tank Summit! This one-day event will feature more than three dozen different speakers from the food and agriculture field. Researchers, farmers, chefs, policy makers,…

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International Conference on Research for Development

05.09.17 - 08.09.17

ICRD 2017 is the fourth in the conference series. Its umbrella theme this year is “Evidence. Engagement. Policies.”. ICRD 2017 will be co-hosted by the Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) and by the University…

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High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Goals

10.07.17 - 19.07.17

The High-level Political Forum, United Nations central platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, provides for the full and effective participation of all States Members of the United Nations and…

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EAT Stockholm Food Forum 2017

12.06.17 - 13.06.17

On the 12–13 June 2017, EAT will once again gather 500 of the brightest minds from the fields of science, politics, business and civil society at the Clarion Hotel Sign, Stockholm (Sweden). Together, they will discuss progress on implementing solutions…

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Ocean Conference

05.06.17 - 09.06.17

The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development will be convened at United Nations Headquarters in New York from 5 to…

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TEEBAgriFood Second Writers Workshop

30.05.17 - 01.06.17

From 30 May – 1 June 2017, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) hosted the second TEEB for Agriculture & Food writers workshop in Washington DC, where a core team of authors and contributors met to review progress on…

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Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions COPs 2017

24.04.17 - 05.05.17

The thirteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Basel Convention (BC COP-13), the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Rotterdam Convention (RC COP-8) and the eighth meeting of the Conference of the Parties…

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BES and BESS Symposium

24.04.17 - 26.04.17

BES and BESS Symposium 2017: Advances in Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services There is an urgent need to understand how natural stocks are linked to flows of ecosystem services and how these linkages are likely to change in the future, given…

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