Events - Past

Past events organized by or relevant for the A&FS Network

29.07.2020onlineUrban Food Systems and COVID-19 - Key Results from a FAO Global Survey
03.06 - 24.06.2020onlineLand Rights Implications of COVID-19
12.06.2020onlineMaking digital agriculture work for small-scale farmers and rural transformation in a post-coronavirus world
04.06.2020onlineImpact of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural value chains
04.05 - 26.05.2020onlineCity Region Food Systems Governance under COVID-19
15.05.2020onlineImpact of the COVID-19 pandemic on agricultural value chains
07.05.2020onlineAccess to finance for Covid-19 affected market systems
23.04 - 24.04.2020onliner4d Lunch #Agroecologyworks!
22.04.2020onlineImpact of Covid-19 pandemic on agricultural value chains
08.04.2020onlineCOVID-19 et implications pour la sécurité alimentaire mondiale
07.04.2020onlineCOVID-19 & Global Food Security Implications
31.03.2020onlineProven impact: results of the independent evaluation of Propcom Mai-karfi
17.03.2020Bern, SwitzerlandStrengthening Governance and Land Tenure Rights as a Response to Climate Change
29.01.2020onlineClimate change and agriculture in Central America and the Andean region
23.01.2020Zollikofen, SwitzerlandThe role of plant health in sustainable food production
05.12 - 06.12.2019Lausanne, SwitzerlandAgroécologie : transitions multiples des territoires
06.12.2019onlineWebinar: Trade related capacity development for food security and nutrition
04.12.2019Zurich, SwitzerlandFarming systems for the future - The contribution of agricultural research for development
25.11 - 29.11.2019Abidjan, Cote d’IvoireConference on Land Policy in Africa
19.11.2019onlineWebinar: The role of land certification in securing women’s land rights on collective lands
06.11.2019onlineGDPRD-Webinar: Youth networks working around agriculture and rural development in Africa
16.10.2019Zollikofen, SwitzerlandAgrarökologie – System Change in der Landwirtschaft?
01.10 - 14.10.2019ONLINE DISCUSSION on Mainstreaming gender for sustainable soil management (by the Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition, FAO)
08.10 - 10.10.2019Bali, IndonesiaTransforming food systems under a changing climate
30.09 - 04.10.2019Negril, JamaicaGFRAS 10th Annual Meeting, Role of RAS in Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management
01.10.2019Berne, SwitzerlandSymposium ”Enterprising Africa – perspectives for economic development for a young population”
11.09 - 12.09.2019onlineLivestreaming: Cities as Drivers for Sustainable Development
10.07 - 12.07.2019OnlineResponding to Fall Armyworm in Asia
05.07.2019Bern, SwitzerlandHow to operationalize LNOB in practice
03.07.2019Online / Rome, ItalyAgroecological and other innovative approaches ... (Launch of HLPE Report)
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Organized by the SDC A&FS Network before 2018

21 September 2017, Bern Switzerland
Learning Forum: Marktorientierte Ansätze zur Stärkung ökologischer Landwirtschaft und Ernährungssysteme – mit Fokus auf Afrika

5-8 September 2017, Bern, Switzerland
International Conference on Research for Development (ICRD)

22 June 2017, Bern Switzerland
How can Africa feed its Millions? Plant nutrition - an underestimated ingredient

15 September 2016, Bern, Switzerland
Fachtagung ökologische Landwirtschaft in Afrika

5-9 September 2016, Sursee, Switzerland
F2F on Land Governance (access for members only)

9 to 14 November 2015, Isiolo, Kenya
Regional F2F on Pastoralism

6 to 10 July 2015, Nicaragua
Regional F2F of A+FS, CCE, DRR, Water and E+I Networks (in Spanish)

2 to 7 March 2015, Hanoi, Vietnam
A+FS Network Learning Event on Rural Advisory Services

October 2014, online
E-Discussion "Value-Chains and Agriculture" by Network Subgroup

2 to 6 June 2014, Thun, Switzerland
Third f2f meeting of the A+FS Network

29 October to 1 November 2013, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
Workshop of the A+FS Network Subgroup "Postharvest Management"

18 April to 31 May 2013, online
Blog-Discussion on gender, land and food security

27 to 30 April 2013, Accra, Ghana
SDC West Africa Division Workshop on Rural Development (in French)

4 March to 1 April 2013, online
E-Discussion about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) for smallholder farmers

4 to 8 February 2013, Lilongwe, Malawi
SDC Eastern & Southern Africa Division Workshop on Rural Development

June 2012, online
E-discussion on RAS and the Making Markets Work for the Poor (M4P) approach

29 April to 3 May 2012, Inforama Rütti, Zollikofen
Second f2f meeting of the A+FS Network

19 December 2011, SDC HQ
Presentation by Uli Ide (HEKS/EPER) about rural development programmes in Brasil

17 October 2011, SDC HQ
World Food Day: Presentation by Cheik Oumar Ba, IPAR (Senegal)

September / October 2011, online
E-discussion on Targeting women with Rural Innovation and RAS

17 June 2011, SDC HQ
Rural Poverty Report 2011

14 June 2011, SDC HQ
Land issues in the Great Lakes region, presentation by A.-C. Cavin & G. Bianchi (SDC)

4 to 10 July 2010, Cochabamba, Bolivia
First f2f meeting of A+FS Network on land governance and RAS

April / May 2010, online
E-discussion on rural advisory services

March to May 2010, online
E-discussion on land governance

17 December 2009, SDC HQ
"Land grab" as an international issue – GRAIN's experience PDF, 2402 KB

16 November 2009, SDC HQ
"Agricultural advisory and innovation" PDF, 333 KB