Food, Land use, Agriculture, Information and Communication Technologies, Environment, Consumption
Excerpt:The 5th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists (WCERE) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 28 June - 2 July, 2014. After Venice (1998), Monterey (2002), Kyoto (2006), and Montréal (2010), the profession will convene in this unique World Heritage city that straddles Europe and Asia.
Excerpt:The GlobalFood Program at the University of Göttingen will organize the second Global Food Symposium on 25-26 April, 2014 in Göttingen, Germany. The aim of this Symposium is to discuss new research findings and policy challenges related to the global agri-food system transformation.
Excerpt:The 11th European IFSA Symposium will take place from 1-4 April, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
Evaluation of Soil Organic Matter Balance Methods as Practice-applicable Tools for Environmental Impact Assessment and Farm Management Support (SOMpatic)
Excerpt:An international workshop on the evaluation of soil organic matter balance methods (SOM balances) will take place on 20-22 November, 2013 in Giessen, Germany.
Excerpt:This year’s World Food Day Colloquium highlights the specific role of water to improve global food security. The Colloquium will stimulate the debate regarding water strategies, especially in agriculture. Water efficiency is an integral part of this discussion as agriculture accounts for more than 70% of water used worldwide. ...
Excerpt:The organisers of the RCSL Congress 2013 "Environment and the Law: Popular Struggles, Epidemiology and Resistance", which will take place from 3-6 September, 2013 in Toulouse, France, are calling for papers to be submitted by 1 February, 2013.
Excerpt:Leuphana University Lüneburg, Germany, is offering a post as post-doctoral research associate starting at the earliest possible date for a duration of three years. The post is situated within the ERA-NET project - MULTAGRI – “Rural development through governance of multifunctional agricultural land use”. ...
Excerpt:The Institute of Horticultural Production Systems, Vegetable Systems Modelling, at Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover offers a PhD Position in Capacity Building/Education (50%).
Excerpt:A position as Junior Professional Officer (JPO), Agricultural Officer is available at the Research and Extension Branch of FAO.
Excerpt:The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) is an international autonomous, non-profit, research organization committed to the improvement of livelihoods of the resource-poor in dry areas. ICARDA is looking for an executive assistant to its Director General.