SCIENCE related development events – University of Copenhagen

SCIENCE related development events

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  • 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

  • 5 June - 6 June 2018

    European Development Days 2018

    For its twelfth edition, EDD 2018 will aim at bringing together the European Union's commitment to gender equality and women's empowerment with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. » Read more

  • 13 June 2018, 14:00-16:30

    Award of the Ester Boserup Prizes 2018

    The Ester Boserup Prize for Research on Development 2018 will be awarded to Oriana Bandiera, Sir Anthony Atkinson Professor of Economics and Director of STICERD, Department of Economics at The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). » 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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