noviembre 2022

FAO Global Conference on Sustainable Plant Production

2 de noviembre de 2022 15:22 - 4 de noviembre de 2022 15:22

Virtual / In Person HYBRID EVENT,
Presentado por: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is organizing the Global Conference on Sustainable Plant Production (GPC) with the theme “Innovation, Efficiency and Resilience”, on 2-4 November 2022. The overall objective of the Conference is to raise awareness of the contribution of sustainable plant production to implementing the FAO Strategic Framework 2022-31, with a view to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

The GPC will provide a neutral forum for FAO Members, farmers, scientists, development agencies, policy makers, extensionists, civil society, opinion leaders and private sector for focused dialogues on innovation that creates efficient plant production systems that are resilient to biotic and abiotic stresses, climate change and natural hazards.

The Conference will take place as a hybrid (virtual/physical) meeting at FAO headquarters in Rome and via Zoom.

Simultaneous interpretation will be available in FAO official languages during plenary sessions.

ECHO International Agriculture Conference

15 de noviembre de 2022 07:00 - 17 de noviembre de 2022 20:00

ECHO Global Farm and Holiday Inn, USA
Presentado por: ECHO

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For Full Details Visit The Conference Website

For twenty-eight years, ECHO has brought together networks of like-minded individuals devoted to eradicating hunger and improving lives through agriculture and community development. For the past two years, due to novel coronavirus, ECHO’s Annual Conference moved online. This year we are returning to our in-person event. We are thrilled to invite you to join us in Fort Myers, Florida on November 15th-17th to connect once again together on ECHO’s Florida Campus. The ECHO International Agriculture Conference will return with speakers addressing agricultural challenges, personal experiences, and strategies for improving the lives of millions who daily face food insecurity.

What to expect from this year's conference:

  • World-class keynote speakers
  • Interactive afternoon workshops on ECHO’s Global Farm
  • Evening Breakout Sessions sharing innovative techniques and approaches

Who Should Attend?

This conference will especially benefit current or aspiring international agricultural development workers. At this conference, you will get to network with professionals who share your context and your passions!

  • Short-term or career missionaries
  • National community leaders and farmers
  • Leaders of development/relief-oriented organizations
  • University undergraduate, graduate students and professors
  • International project volunteers (e.g. Peace Corps)
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febrero 2023

7th ECHO East Africa Biennial Symposium on Sustainable Agriculture and Appropriate Technologies

21 de febrero de 2023 09:00 - 23 de febrero de 2023 18:00

Arusha, Tanzania
Presentado por: ECHO East Africa

The ECHO Symposium will provide a network and training opportunity for those involved in alleviating hunger and poverty in East Africa. Three mornings of plenary sessions featuring knowledgeable and experienced speakers will be followed by afternoon workshops and discussion groups led by regional agricultural development workers and experts. Topics are currently being discussed for the event. 

This event will enable three days of sharing by presentations, some practical sessions, an appropriate technology fair, and last day field trips. The Symposium objectives: to share themes/best practices. This event has been stimulated by witnessing a typical myriad of NGOs working in isolation alongside others doing very good work.