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SCIENCE related development events

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  • 27 February - 28 February 2018

    3rd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit

    To gather all relevant aid and development stakeholders to discuss how to acheive the Sustainable Development Goals in Africa the Aid & International Development Forum (AIDF) invites to the 3rd annual Aid & Development Africa Summit 2018. » Read more

  • 27 February 2018, 17:00-19:00

    Stories about Sustainable Development Goal 2

    The focus of this event will be on the sustaniable development goal # 2 Zero Hunger, which is seen in a context far from the Danish borders and the internal territory of the EU. » Read more

  • 1 March - 3 March 2018

    5th International Conference on Nutrition and Growth

    N&G 2018 will provide a unique platform for discussing the interplay between nutrition and gro​​​​wth in children, from disease factors through to treatment. » Read more

  • 1 March 2018, 12:00-13:00

    Behavioural Economics Seminar: Are farmers in developing countries risk-loving? A field experiment among Ethiopian farmers

    Goytom Abraha Kahsay Postdoc at Department of Food and Resource Economics talks about recent field experiments which find puzzling evidence that farmers in developing countries exhibit a higher risk tolerance as compared to people in developed countries. » Read more

  • 15 March - 16 March 2018

    10th Scientific Conference and Annual General Meeting: Agricultural Economics Society of Tanzania

    The 10th AGREST conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place in Thursday 15th and Friday 16th March 2018. The theme of the conference is CHANGING THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT, INDUSTRIALIZATION AND MARKETS IN TANZANIA: BACK TO PLANNED ECONOMY? » Read more

  • 19 March - 23 March 2018

    Land and Poverty Conference 2018

    The World Bank is pleased to invite abstract submissions for the 19th Annual Conference on Land and Poverty to be held March 19 – 23, 2018 in Washington, DC, USA. » Read more

  • 19 March - 23 March 2018

    Land and Poverty Conference 2018: Land Governance in an Interconnected World

    The Land and Poverty conference will present the latest research and practice on the diversity of reforms, interventions, and innovations in the land sector around the world. The 2018 conference theme will be: Land Governance in an Interconnected World » Read more

  • 27 March - 28 March 2018


    Welcome 2 Africa International are hosting the Blended Finance Edition of the Agrique Africa Investment Summit, with key experts leading discussions on how blending finance as a tool can be used to leverage finance for agribusiness in Africa, these sessions are well packaged and unmissable. » Read more

  • 9 April 2018,

    International Conference on Food Security and Nutrition

    The International Conference on Food Security and Nutrition is organized every year in all around the world. The 2018 5th International Conference on Food Security and Nutrition (ICFSN 2018) will be held on April 9-11, 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark. » Read more

  • 25 April - 27 April 2018

    Agrinatura General Assembly 2018

    General Assembly, workshop and 30 Years Anniversary. » Read more

  • 15 May - 16 May 2018

    Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Summit

    The objective of the Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Summit is to provide an opportunity for cross-sector networking and knowledge exchange that is competent and neutral, technical and commercial by bringing together all stakeholders, including regional governments and policy makers, private sector and research organisations, UN agencies and civil society.  » Read more

  • 20 May - 1 June 2018

    IAALD Africa Conference 2018

    Theme: Agricultural Innovations, Information and Knowledge: Catalyzing the Attainment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the African Union Agenda 2063 » Read more

  • 5 June - 6 June 2018

    Young Leaders Programme 2018

    The 15 selected Young Leaders participating in the programme will share their views and experiences in high-level debates alongside world leaders and other change-makers in the development field. » Read more

  • 20 June - 18 July 2018

    New IARU Global Summer Programme: Field research in the Global South

    University of California, Berkeley and University of Copenhagen, in collaboration with Chiang Mai Univeristy, present a new critical field research course on global transformations as part of IARU's Global Summer Programmes. » Read more

  • 24 June - 27 June 2018


    The 2nd African symposiom on myocotoxicology will focus on: Mitigating mycotoxin contamination in the African food and feed chain. » Read more

  • 28 July - 2 August 2018

    International Conference of Agricultural Economists

    The IAAE flagship conference – International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE) – is held  every three years and attracts about a thousand colleagues from around the world. The 30th conference will take place on Canada's West Coast, in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, July 28 - August 2, 2018. » Read more

  • 12 September - 13 September 2018

    ICSD 2018 Conference, Rome, Italy

    The International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) 2018 will take place in Rome and the theme this year will be: "Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: research, practice and education". » Read more

  • 17 September - 19 September 2018

    Tropentag: Global food security and food safety and the role of universities

    The Tropentag is a development-oriented and interdisciplinary conference. It addresses issues of resource management, environment, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, food, nutrition and related sciences in the context of rural development, sustainable resource use and poverty alleviation worldwide. » Read more

  • 22 October - 26 October 2018

    The RUFORUM Sixth Biennial Conference

    RUFORUM as the Organising Committee invite to the sixth RUFORUM Biennial Conference, 2018 also known as the ‘African Higher Education Week’ to take place 22 – 26 October 2018 at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi, Kenya under the Theme ‘Aligning African Universities to Accelerate Attainment of Sustainable Development Goals’. » Read more

  • 24 October - 26 October 2018

    Globelics Conference ACCRA 2018

    The conference will combine plenary sessions, presentations of research papers in parallel tracks, thematic panel sessions, special sessions, poster presentations, symposia and exhibition on industrial research in Ghana and Africa, as well as innovative start-ups presentations, sightseeing and cultural tours. » Read more