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POL ARRANZ-PIERA posted Information 18 May 2015

The ‘Global Dimension in Engineering Education’ (GDEE) project is an initiative that aims to increase the awareness, critical understanding and attitudinal values of undergraduates and postgraduates students in technical universities across Europe related to Sustainable Human Devel

01
May
From
1 May 2015 to 31 October 2015
in Milan (Italy)
Organised byExpo 2015 S.p.A. was constituted in fulfilment of commitments undertaken by Government of Italy

On show at Expo 2015 [1]: the great issues of sustainable development. Expo
2015 will be a universal event displaying tradition, creativity and
innovation in the business of food. It will bring together many themes that
have already been handled by this event in the past, and set them out anew in
light of new global possibilities whose common core is the idea that everyone
on the planet should have access to food that is healthy, safe and
sufficient. Universal Expositions are six-month events taking place every
five years that develop a theme of global interest.

[1] http://en.expo2015.org/

Olimpia Orlandoni 22 March 2017

VCA4D performs Value Chain Analyses (VCA) to give a complete overview of a commodity in a country, providing policy makers with robustly informed knowledge to structure their policies, policy dialogue and projects.

Based on a common methodological framework, the VCAs inform indicators...

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16
Nov
From16 November 2015
in London (United Kingdom)
Organised byThe Brooke

As the first international event of its kind, the conference will provide a
rare opportunity to put the welfare and contributions of non-food producing
livestock such as working horses, donkeys and mules on the international
livestock policy agenda.

15
May
From
15 May 2014 to 17 May 2014
in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)
Organised byInternational Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the IFPRI 2020 Vision Initiative, IFAD, GGIAR, ILRI, USAID, CTA

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and its 2020 Vision
Initiative, along with partners, are organizing an international conference
[1] on Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security [2] to be held
on 15-17 May 2014, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The global conference is the
centerpiece of a two-year global consultative process [3]. The ultimate
objective of this consultation process is to inform, influence, and catalyze
action by key actors—policymakers, nongovernmental organizations, the
private sector, educators, and researchers—to incorporate resilience into
the post-2015 agenda and improve policies, investments, and institutions to
strengthen resilience so that food and nutrition security can be achieved for
all. During the conference, specialists from the resilience and vulnerability
communities as well as leading experts and practitioners from food and
nutrition security, agriculture, humanitarian, and related development
sectors will come together to assess emerging shocks that threaten food and
nutrition security, identify approaches and tools for building resilience,
set priorities for action by different actors and in different regions, and
identify knowledge and action gaps.

[1] http://www.2020resilience.ifpri.info/files/2013/08/resilienceflyer.pdf
[2] http://www.2020resilience.ifpri.info/about/
[3] http://www.2020resilience.ifpri.info/files/2013/08/resiliencecn1.pdf

09
Aug
From
9 August 2015 to 28 August 2015
in Oxford (United Kingdom)
Organised byA joint venture between the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, Oxford University and the Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP)

The Academy exposes climate practitioners to the links between climate
science, vulnerability and decision making. Now in its 6th year, its Alumni
are drawn from UN organisations, development banks, NGOs and government.  

26
Jun
From26 June 2015
in Milan (Italy)
Organised byDG Energy

June 26, Expo Milano
The transformation towards a low-carbon economy will impact every area,
especially the food sector.  On June 26, European Commissioner for Climate
Action and Energy, Miguel Arias Cañete will address the challenge of energy
use in the food system at Universal Exposition in Milan at a unique event
organized by DG ENER entitled Sustainable Solutions for Energy, Climate, and
Food Security [1].

[1] http://pomilioexpo.eu/event/552be5eca17c9_sustainable-solutions-for-ener...

Christophe Legrand uploaded a new Document 1 June 2018

Under the framework of the Global Climate Change Alliance Plus (GCCA+) flagship initiative of the European Union and responding to a need identified by the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC),  the European Commission Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development

04
Feb
From4 February 2016
in Bruxelles (Belgium)
Organised byDG-DEVCO and ACP Secretariat (BIOPAMA Programme)

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