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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

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.  

15
Jun
From
15 June 2015 to 26 June 2015
in (Germany)
Organised byUNESCO-UNEVOC

From 15 to 26 June 2015, you will have the chance to participate in UNESCO´s
next virtual conference on “Delivering TVET through Quality
Apprenticeships". This online conference will be moderated by Alessandra
Molz, an international consultant and researcher on skills development and
the labour market.

30
Sep
From
30 September 2016 to 1 October 2016
in Nairobi (Kenya)
Organised byIRENA, Kenya Ministry of Energy & Petroleum and the Alliance for Rural Electrification

The third edition of the International Off-grid Renewable Energy Conference
and Exhibition (IOREC) will take place in Nairobi, Kenya from 30 September
to 1 October 2016. The conference will be organised by IRENA, in partnership
with the Kenya Ministry of Energy and Petroleum and the Alliance for Rural
Electrification (ARE).

26
Nov
From26 November 2013
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byLithuania

Event to be held within the framework of European Development Days 2013.

Confirmed Speakers:

* Andris Piebalgs, EU Commissioner for Development
* Neris Germanas, Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs, Lithuania
* Julia Duncan-Cassell, Minister for Gender and Development, Liberia
* Sufian Ahmed, Minister for Finance and Economic Development, Ethiopia
* Dr Leonidas Donskis, Member of the Development Committee, European
Parliament
* Krzysztof Stanowski, President of the Management Board, Solidarity Fund

19
May
From
19 May 2016 to 20 May 2016
in A-8010 Graz (Austria)
Organised byTRANSrisk, University of Graz

Further investigation of the computational tools that will be used in order
to quantify the risks and uncertainties that are involved in the transition
pathways towards a low carbon energy system in TRANSrisk case study
countries.

07
Mar
From
7 March 2017 to 8 March 2017
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byTRANSrisk

TRANSrisk will conduct its 2 day Mid-Project Workshop on 7th & 8th of March
2017, in Brussels. The workshop will provide an opportunity for all partners
to receive an update on project progress, and will help provide direction for
the second half of the project.

21
Sep
From21 September 2016
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in collaboration with the European Commission / DEVCO, CONCORD and the ACP Secretariat.

The next Brussels Development Briefing n.46 on the subject of “Agribusiness
development in SIDs: the potential of tourism-related markets” will be held
in Brussels at 09:00-13:00 on 21st September 2016 at the ACP Secretariat
(Avenue Georges Henri 451, 1200 Brussels). This Briefing will be organised by
the ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), in
collaboration with the European Commission / DEVCO, CONCORD and the ACP
Secretariat.

15
Jul
From15 July 2015
in Bonn 53113 (Germany)
Organised byUNESCO-UNEVOC

The United Nations General Assembly has decided to celebrate the first World
Youth Skills Day (WYSD) on 15 July 2015to raise awareness on the importance
of investing in youth skills development. WYSD celebrations coincide with an
important year of setting the agenda for the future: a new climate agreement,
and the adoption of the Sustainable Development goals are just around the
corner. That is why this year’s theme is “*Youth skills for work and life
in the post-2015 agenda*”.

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