- IA Topic : Food Security
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. ...
Excerpt:The Division of Society and Environment in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management at the University of California at Berkeley invites applications for a tenure track appointment at the level of assistant professor in the area of Agriculture, Society and Food Security, to begin 1 July, 2012.
Conference "Beyond the Crossroads: New Issues, Persistent Problems. Linking Food Security, Sustainability Science and Sustainability Politics"
Excerpt:A conference aiming at bringing together the issues of foof security and sustainability politics is being organised in Berlin. It will be accompanied by a public round table discussion at Berlin City Hall. ...
Excerpt:The University of Alberta, Canada, is recruiting for the Chair in Food Security and Sovereignty. Applications should be submitted by 31 October, 2011. ...