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13
Feb
From
13 February 2017 to 15 February 2017
in The Hague (Netherlands)
Organised byCTA, Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs, CABI, GODAN

The Ministry of Economic Affairs, CABI, GODAN, CTA and Wageningen UR are
partnering to organise the 3rd Workshop on Creating Impacts with Open Data in
Agriculture and Nutrition [1]. The workshop will be hosted at the Ministry of
Economic Affairs in The Hague.

The objectives of this workshop are:

● To build action agendas to strengthen the role of open data in achieving
sustainable production of food at lower environmental and social costs from
both a public and private sector perspective;

● To identify and scope Big Wins of Open Data towards impact and build
collaborative partnerships for implementation;

● To develop organizational and practical capacities for working with open
data in a meaningful way.

The workshop will bring together a mix of key players from public as well as
private sector organisations at national, international and global level:
governments, businesses, consultants, universities, research organisations
and NGOs. The participants are invited to share their views, practices,
success stories/failures and business cases in participatory workshops and
interactions. All participants will be invited to commit to personal action
plans and concrete steps to actively turn the power of open data into real
impact.

[1] http://www.godan.info/events/creating-impact-open-data-agriculture-and-n...

13
Jun
From
13 June 2016 to 17 June 2016
in 1150 Vienna/ (Austria)
Organised byIncoNet EaP project

From the generation of the first project ideas to the successful
implementation of projects in intercultural and multidisciplinary teams, the
work of researchers and project managers involves a wide range of challenges.
IncoNet EaP is running a summer school for young researchers and project
managers from the Eastern Partnership Countries, EU Member States and
Associated Countries active in the field of 'energy efficiency'. The aim of
the training is to learn more about project management processes in
international scientific projects particularly related to Horizon 2020 as
well as Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions to support mobility.

Learn more about the IncoNet EaP Summer School [1].

[1] http://www.inco-eap.net/en/514.php

07
Jun
From7 June 2016
in Brussels (Belgium)
Organised byUNEP, UNRIC, UNODC and WWF

In the context of the global WED theme UNEP, UNODC, UNRIC and WWF will screen
the documentary film ‘Racing Extinction’ (2015) as a CinéONU event on 7
June. The film focusses on the human induced loss of biodiversity and illegal
wildlife trade. A panel discussion will complement the screening.

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/

16
Jun
From
16 June 2015 to 17 June 2015
in (Latvia)
Organised byEU - EEAS
14
Aug
From
14 August 2016 to 26 August 2016
in Oxford (United Kingdom)
Organised byJointly run by Global Climate Adaptation Partnership and Smith School of Enterprise & the Environment, Oxford University

‘The course is structured to prepare future leaders capable to deal with a
complex and wicked problem like climate change and adapting to climate
change.  It marries an understanding of the complexity of climate science
and climate data with the skills that are needed to be a change agent and
leader in that field.’ Mo Hamza, Oxford Adaptation Academy Principal, Lead
Author and Editor of the World Disasters Report 2015 

02
Feb
From2 February 2017
in Chisinau (Moldova)
Organised byUNIDO

Final National Conference of UNIDO Resrouce Efficient and Cleaner Production
(RECP) Demonstration Component under Greening Economies in the European
Union's Eastern Partnership Countries (EaP GREEN) Programme financed by the
European Union will be organized in  Chisinau, Moldova as one of six
national conferences organized in each of six countries of the EaP region to
bring results of RECP implementation to support SMEs in selected sectors.

06
Dec
From
6 December 2014 to 7 December 2014
in (Peru)
Organised byDevelopment & Climate Days 2014

Development and Climate Days 2014 [1] aims to bring together stakeholders
engaged in climate talks with those developing the sustainable development
goals, during the middle weekend of COP20 in Lima, Peru – a critical time
as the UN hosts key negotiations in the lead-up to ‘Paris 21’.

[1] http://www.climatecentre.org/site/development-and-climate-days

17
Mar
From
17 March 2015 to 18 March 2015
in BRUSSELS (Belgium)
Organised byDEVCO

During the third Global PFD meeting in March 2015, the capacity4dev.eu team spoke to several members of the PFD about their work and the challenges they face. In the following video we share extracts from these interviews:

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.

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