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SCIENCE related development events

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  • 20 August - 24 August 2018

    14th African Dairy Conference & Exhibition

    The three-day conference will have six topical sessions from strategic information on the world and continental dairy industry outlook, trends, future projections, practices, opportunities and challenges to policy issues impacting on dairy industry development, trade and competitiveness and sustainability, and technical issues of interest to players along the value chain. » Read more

  • 20 August - 21 August 2018

    Youth in Agriculture as a Solid Solution to ending Hunger and Poverty in Africa

    The conference aims to foster an exchange among stakeholders on knowledge and best practices regarding the interfaces between agriculture, youth employment, entrepreneurship, ICT innovations, leading to prioritizing interventions going forward. » Read more

  • 21 August - 31 August 2018


    After decades of state retrenchment and and market expansions, the question remains whether there is still a role to play for state provision of welfare in developing countries? FAU will take up the tradition of informal, in-depth discussions among researchers, lecturers, practitioners and students in the tranquil surroundings of rural Djursland. » Read more

  • 27 August - 29 August 2018

    The Bio Africa Convention

    The BIO Africa Convention is an international event co-hosted by the South African Department of Science and Technology, and AfricaBio, a biotechnology stakeholder association in partnership with other strategic partners. It seeks to enrich the implementation of past and existing Africa-based/led initiatives for growth and sustainable development, especially in the bio-economy sector. » Read more

  • 30 August - 31 August 2018

    Scientific innovation for a sustainable development of African agriculture

    The aim of the conference is to unite several stakeholders (breeders, policymakers and researchers) from Ghent/Belgium/Europe with African partners to discuss about their research and obtained results and to encourage future collaborations » Read more

  • 5 September - 6 September 2018

    Congress FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems

    The Congress FOOD 2030: Towards sustainable agri-food systems will be held on 5-6 September 2018, as one of the major events to mark the 200th anniversary of the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart. It will bring together experts, researchers and stakeholders from various disciplines with diverse experiences related to food systems. » Read more

  • 10 September - 11 September 2018


    Grand Challenges and Big Business, Impact Financing, Partnership Driven Innovation and Networking make out the core of the access2innovation conference PEOPLE PROFIT PLANET. » 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

  • 17 September 2018, 16:00-18:30

    First meeting: Sustainable Development Goals and teaching

    It is with great joy that MUNDU to invite to two of the first meeting in The Network for SDGs and teaching. The first meeting will take place in Århus in June and the second meeting will take place in Copenhagen in September. We have booket interesting speakers and there will be rich opportunity to share knowledge and ideas. » Read more

  • 24 September - 26 September 2018


    Within the scope of the initiative of HE/Omar Al-Bashir - President of Sudan to the Arab leaders about the "Arab Food Security" and being part of the global efforts towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs-2030), AICTO and AOAD are launching the initiative: "Smart Agriculture Forum" (ISAF) to be a platform gathering all potential stakeholders within the Arab and African regions and the rest of the world for an open and constructive debate. » Read more

  • 25 September - 27 September 2018

    Scale Up Conference: Scaling up agriculture in developing countries

    A conference focusing on effective approaches to scaling up agricultural technologies and innovations in the developing world. » Read more

  • 1 October - 5 October 2018

    The 8th Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference

    The Africa Nutrition Conference (formerly, Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference [ANEC]) is the leading regional nutrition conference in Africa held biennially in various parts of the continent. ANEC provides a forum for nutrition scientists, public health professionals, academics, students and field-based workers in Africa and the rest of the world to meet regularly to share their research findings and best practices and to build capacity to address nutritional challenges in Africa (the Africa Nutrition Agenda). » Read more

  • 3 October - 4 October 2018

    WACCI International Conference on Food and Nutrition Security in Africa

    The West Africa Centre for Crop Improvement (WACCI) is organizing its first international conference in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the University of Ghana. The overall objective of the conference is to bring together researchers and students from Africa and other parts of the world, working on various research components in Agriculture to discuss research outcomes and establish collaborative partnerships in transforming Africa's agriculture towards improving the livelihood of smallholder farmers. » Read more

  • 9 October - 12 October 2018

    2nd African Congress on Conservation Agriculture

    The 2ACCA initiative brings together expert knowledge, information, and insights from practitioners from across different sectors and interests groups at all levels of agriculture development from the public, private and civil sectors. This diversity enables the desired multi-disciplinary and cross-sector “treatment” of CA for climate-smart agriculture – a feature essential for the success of CA scaling-up as an integral part of the growing food and agriculture systems in Africa. » Read more

  • 22 October - 26 October 2018

    The RUFORUM African Higher Education Week

    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

  • 20 May - 25 May 2019

    4th World Congress on Agroforestry

    CIRAD and INRA are delighted to welcome you to the Fourth World Congress on Agroforestry. The Congress is organized with Agropolis International and Montpellier University of Excellence. » Read more