Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress

The inaugural Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress is will bring together senior representatives from ministries of agriculture, heads of key agri-related public institutions, UN agencies, agricultural firms, NGOs, farm associations, agriculture research and development institutes, investors, donors and the private sector to look at innovations, partnerships and financing to advance climate smart agriculture in East Africa…. Read more »

Photo: C. Schubert (CCAFS)
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Photo Photo: C. Schubert (CCAFS) Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/cgiarclimate/14290769415/

Webinar: Engaging African youth in agribusiness in a changing climate

Register now for the live webinar discussing how to engage African youth in agribusiness in a changing climate. Background This year’s World Youth Skills Day (July 15) focuses on raising awareness about the importance of youth developing skills in all economic sectors. However, current strategies are not addressing the needs of the youth. According to the United Nations,… Read more »

G.Smith (CIAT)

Photo G.Smith (CIAT)

Bonn Climate Change Conference – May 2017

The forty-sixth sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI 46) and  Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA 46) as well as the third part of the first session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Paris Agreement (APA 1-3) will take place from 8 to 18 May 2017, in Bonn, Germany…. Read more »

G.Smith (CIAT)

Photo G.Smith (CIAT)

The 4th Annual – Africa Food Security Conference & Agri- Exhibition – AFSC 2016

The 4th Annual – Africa Food Security Conference & Agri- Exhibition  Theme:-  Road to 2030: Making the African Food Security a Reality”   This 2 day conference will kick start discussions aimed at building a refocused program and establishing monitoring mechanisms to address the needs of a dynamic food security program. Poverty, climate change, food… Read more »

African Drought Conference

This meeting will focus on the theme, ‘Enhancing resilience to drought events on the African Continent’. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism in Namibia will organize this event in follow up to its role as UNCCD COP11 President and to the outcomes of the high-level meeting on national drought policies (HMNDP) held in Geneva in… Read more »

Bonn Climate Change Conference (SBSTA)

The 44th sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Implementation (SBI) and the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA) will take place between 16 and 26 May 2016. In 2014 the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), as part of its mandate to consider… Read more »