- IA Topic : Food Security
IAMO Forum 2014: The Rise of the 'Emerging Economies': Towards Functioning Agricultural Markets and Trade Relations?
Excerpt:The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO) invites you to submit your paper for the IAMO Forum 2014, which will take place in Halle (Saale), Germany, 25-27 June, 2014. Theme of the conference is “The rise of the 'emerging economies': Towards functioning agricultural markets and trade relations?”.
Assessing Planetary and Regional Nitrogen Boundaries Related to Food Security and Adverse Environmental Impacts
Excerpt:This paper describes the concept of -, governance interest in- and criticism on planetary boundaries, specifically with respect to the nitrogen (N) cycle. The authors suggest an holistic approach for an updated planetary N boundary. ...
Excerpt:Bioversity International is offering a post-doc fellowship to provide technical support in planning, executing and monitoring of the new two-year Agriculture and Conservation initiative addressing the need for collaboration between conservation and agriculture agendas.
Excerpt:The International Congress "Hidden Hunger" will take place from 6-9 March, 2013 at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. The event aims to create awareness of "Hidden Hunger" as a global problem in order to get the issue on the agenda of policy makers, academics and industry.
Excerpt:The Cardiff University offers two PhD scholarships related to research in "Food and Sustainable City Regions". The deadline for applications is 1 March, 2013.
Excerpt:The UrbanFood (Plus) Network West Africa/ Germany announces 20 PhD and Post-doc positions at the Universities of Kassel, Bochum, Göttingen and Freiburg to be filled by February 2013.
IIFET 2012 Conference "Visible Possibilities: The Economics of Sustainable Fisheries, Aquaculture and Seafood Trade"
Excerpt:The IIFET’s 16th biennial conference will be held on "Visible Possibilities: The Economics of Sustainable Fisheries, Aquaculture and Seafood Trade". The general theme of the conference will be revealing the hidden possibilities of fisheries in all areas of the world, with particular emphasis on Africa and developing regions. ...
Excerpt:The Centre for Alleviation of Powerty through Sustainable Agriculture (CAPSA), based in Indonesia, is looking for a Knowledge Management Coordinator and a Programme Officer. The two posts are related to a new project on Technology Transfer for Food Security in Asia. ...
Excerpt:The future Department of Environmental Systems Science at ETH Zurich invites applications for a Full or Associate Professor to develop and lead a research group in Agricultural Economics. ...