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08
Jun
From
8 June 2016 to 6 July 2016
in Telford (United Kingdom)
Organised byCentre for International Development and Training (CIDT, University of Wolverhampton

The Improving Forest Governance course is a 4-week, UK-based residential
course that covers a variety of forest governance issues. The course is
conducted in English, French and Spanish with simultaneous interpretation
and is taught by experienced tutors from the Centre for International
Development and Training, as well as leading international experts and
practitioners on forest governance, climate change, REDD+ and
multi-stakeholder processes from the UK and abroad. Participants are immersed
in training and benefit from high quality field trips, including visiting a
Chatham House Illegal Logging update meeting in London.

01
Jun
From
1 June 2015 to 3 June 2015
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byEuropean Commission- DEVCO

International seminar addressed to the implementing partners of the 17 projects financed by the call of proposal "/Empowerment for better livelihoods, including skills development and vocational and education training (VET), for marginalised and vulnerable persons, and people dependent on the informal economy/ Networking, case studies and improvement of skills will be the core of the event.

19
Nov
From
19 November 2014 to 21 November 2014
in Rome (Italy)
Organised byFAO and WHO

TheSecond International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) [1] will be held in
Rome from 19 to 21 November 2014, with the participation of Heads of State
and Government, at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United
Nations. The Conference will be jointly organized by the Food and
Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in
close collaboration with the World Food Programme (WFP), the International
Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), the United Nations Children’s Fund
(UNICEF), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural
Organization (UNESCO), the World Bank, the World Trade Organization (WTO),
the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) the
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the United Nations
Standing Committee on Nutrition (SCN) and the UN Secretary-General’s High
Level Task Force on Global Food Security (HLTF). Conference information is
also available in French [2] and Spanish. [3] The Conference will focus on
how to address major nutrition challenges over the coming decades. It will
result in concise action-oriented outcome document that will identify public
policy priorities at the national and global levels to address
under-nutrition, micronutrient deficiencies and over-weight with a view to
achieving the global nutrition targets by 2025. The Conference will be the
first high-level intergovernmental conference on nutrition since the First
International Conference on Nutrition was organized by FAO and WHO in 1992.
The First Conference resulted in a World Declaration and Plan of Action for
Nutrition which called on national leaders to develop National Plans of
Action for Nutrition and establish institutional infrastructure to implement
these plans.

[1] http://www.fao.org/food/nutritional-policies-strategies/icn2/en/
[2] http://www.fao.org/food/nutritional-policies-strategies/icn2/fr/
[3] http://www.fao.org/food/nutritional-policies-strategies/icn2/es/

15
Apr
From
15 April 2014 to 6 May 2014
in (XX)
Organised byFAO through the EU FAO Improved Global Governance fro Hunger Reduction Porgramme

Care farming is where social services and agriculture intersect. Through this
online discussion, FAO is looking for examples of how care farming may help
fill gaps in social service provision as well as provide rural employment
opportunities – especially to women.  For more inforamtion see
http://www.fao.org/fsnforum/forum/discussions/care-farming [1]

[1] http://www.fao.org/fsnforum/forum/discussions/care-farming

23
May
From
23 May 2017 to 25 May 2017
in Leticia (Colombia)
Organised byProyecto IAPA - Visión Amazónica

América Latina ha hecho grandes esfuerzos relacionados con la medición de la efectividad de manejo de sus áreas protegidas. 

01
Apr
From
1 April 2016 to 30 September 2016
in (Belgium)
Organised bySOCIEUX

*We are pleased to present the 6th issue of SOCIEUX in Action,* which
provides an update on the facility’s current interventions as well as an
interview with the representatives of two of SOCIEUX’s collaborative EU
Member State institutions.

23
Apr
From23 April 2018
in Madrid (Spain)
Organised byBasque Centre for Climate Change, Spanish Association for Energy Economics, Spanish Club of Energy

Within the framework of the Spanish case study, TRANSrisk partner Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) along with the 

05
Feb
From5 February 2019
in Genève (Switzerland)
Organised byEU Social Protection Systems Initiative

A Call to Action organized by the EU Social Protection Systems Initiative

18
Nov
From
18 November 2013 to 25 November 2013
in (France)
Organised byOECD

Dear colleagues and friends,

The PCD Unit is hosting an online dialogue on PCD and Food Security on the
OECD PCD Platform [1] from Monday-Friday, 18-22 November.

We would like to have your view on how more coherent policies can lead to
global food security, how to address global trends shaping the economy with
an updated policy coherence for development (PCD) narrative, and what actions
you would like to see undertaken in order to achieve global food security.

This online dialogue is structured according to two overarching elements: 1)
policy coherence more generally and how PCD can address global trends shaping
the global economy; and 2) food security more specifically and what actions
should be undertaken to achieve global food security.

These elements will be spread over five sessions, from the 18-22 November
2013 as follows, with one session per day.

Day 1: Global trends and how they shape the global development landscape and
imply a change for current PCD approaches and the Post-2015 development
agenda;

Day 2: Coherence and how we can apply a PCD lens to the issue of global food
security;

Day 3: Global actions and how to create the conditions to improve food
security on a global level;

Day 4: National efforts and how governments and key stakeholders can shape
enabling environments for food security on a national level;

Day 5: Measuring progress for food security and how evidence-based analysis
can support policy making.

*How to participate?*

*1.*Go to the PCD Online Platform [2] or click directly on the PCD Online
Discussion Link [3].

*2.*Comment on one of the questions posed, post your own, or comment and
reply to one of the discussion members.

*Contact:*

The OECD - Policy Coherence for Development Unit

*/PCD Platform:/*https://community.oecd.org/community/pcd [4]

For queries, please contactDorothee Georg, Junior Policy Analyst, PCD Unit:
Dorothee.Georg@oecd.org [5]

* Please feel free to distribute this concept widely among your stakeholders
and experts!*

* W***e look forward to your participation!**

[1] https://community.oecd.org/community/pcd?view=overview
[2] https://community.oecd.org/community/pcd
[3] https://community.oecd.org/docs/DOC-59879
[4] https://community.oecd.org/community/pcd
[5] mailto:Dorothee.Georg@oecd.org

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