SDC A&FS Network: Events (past)

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

11.11.2022Zürich, SwitzerlandFood Day @ETH
27.10.2022 - 28.10.2022Lausanne, SwitzerlandAgrobiodiversity and Food Systems: Entangled Questions
19.10.2022online & Washington DCThe Global Diet Quality Project: Measuring What the World Eats
18.10.2022online, 09:00 - 11.00 am CETFarmers’ application of promising agroecological practices in the global South - Join the Sufosec learning journey
18.10.2022SingaporeGrow Asia Forum on Food Systems in Singapore (18 October)
11.10.2022Rome / VirtualResponding to the Food Price Crisis - Sideevent to CFS 50 (hybrid)
05.10.2022online, 8.15 – 9.00 a.m. CET Thoughts for Food
30.09.2022Launch of the HLPE-FSN note on Critical, emerging and enduring issues for food security and nutrition
27.09.2022online, Tuedays 6.15 - 7.15 pm CESTAgroecology and the Transition to Sustainable Food Systems
31.08.2022 - 01.09.2022Frick, SwitzerlandOrganics Europe Youth Event 2022
23.06.2021 - 24.08.2022online, 09:30-11:30 am (CET)SDC Social Protection Online Learning Series​
06.08.2022 - 21.08.2022Rheinau, SwitzerlandWorld Food System Center Summer School 2022
03.08.2022online, 8.15 – 9.00 a.m. CET Thoughts for Food
07.07.2022En ligne, 12h30 à 13h30 (GMT+2)Comment la guerre en Ukraine aggrave la famine au Sud
30.06.2022Online + Geneva (Switzerland) 18.30 - 20.00 CETImplementation of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Peasants
29.06.2022Online or South Africa, 11.45 BSTA Right to Food and Nutrition
21.06.2022Online, 5.15 - 6.45pm BST Power and Participation in an era of Food Systems Governance
15.06.2022online, 13:15 to 14:20 (CET)Workshop: Agroecology for Development
12.05.2022online, 11:00 -13:00 GMT +2Farmer Field Schools for the agroecological transition
14.03.2022 - 18.03.2022Zürich, SwitzerlandShort course: Towards Food & Nutrition Security
03.03.2022 - 08.03.2022onlineDesigning for Food Systems Resilience: A Circular Approach
21.02.2022Swiss Pavilion, Dubai & LivestreamRe-thinking food systems
25.11.2021 - 16.12.2021online, 12:15-13:00 (CET) Event on Agroecology Tasting (EAT) - Webinar Series
16.12.2021online, 12:15 – 13:45 (CET)Event on Agroecology Tasting - Final Webinar (TIFS and IFAD)
15.12.2021University of Bern, Switzerland (16:15-18:30)How to ensure sustainable & inclusive value chains: Examples of cotton and cocoa
10.12.2021online, 9:15 - 15:15 (CET)HEKS/EPER Land Forum 2021 - Putting Peasants Rights into practice
09.12.2021Online, 16:00-17:30 (CET)Tools for monitoring diet quality across countries
02.12.2021online, 12:15 – 13:00 (CET)Event on Agroecology Tasting - Webinar 2 (FIAN)
25.11.2021online, 12:15 – 13:00 (CET)Event on Agroecology Tasting (EAT) - Webinar 1
08.06.2021 - 23.11.2021online, 10 am to 12 pm (Singapur time)Effective Farmer Communication for IPM
11.11.2021online, 09:00 – 10:30 GMTScaling-up community driven innovations for inclusive climate change adaptation
05.10.2021 - 28.10.2021Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2:00 PM CESTFrom Research to Resilience - Webinar series
21.12.2021online, 16:00-17:30 (East Africa Time)Bean Atlas 2.0 - Official Launch
24.09.2021online, 09:00-10:00 EDTMillion voices initiative: citizen science to support agroecological transitions
22.09.2021online, 09:30-11:30 am (CET)Agriculture, Food Security and Social Protection (Training Module)
31.08.2021OnlineTHE HUNGRY CITY - Inclusive, healthy and resilient urban food systems for the Global South
28.07.2021online, 13.30-14.20 CETCommitments for Institutionalizing Youth Agency in Food Policy Spaces
27.07.2021online, 19:30-20:20 am (CET)Strengthening food systems transformation through agroecology
15.07.2021online, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM CESTPolicies for transitions to agroecological food systems
06.07.2021online, 2:00-3:30 pm CESTTransforming Food Systems through Agroecology: Learning from Evidence
21.06.2021 - 23.06.2021onlineGuiding Seed Sector Transformation in Africa
16.06.2021onlineL'agroécologie dans les contextes fragiles
11.05.2021 - 08.06.2021en líneaDiálogos sobre sistemas alimentarios de la COSUDE 2021
31.05.2021 - 02.06.2021onlineE-course on Food Systems
04.05.2021 - 01.06.2021en ligneDialogues de la DDC sur les systèmes alimentaires 2021
27.04.2021 - 18.05.2021onlineSDC Food Systems Dialogues 2021
30.04.2021onlineAntimicrobial Resistance – a silent pandemic
29.04.2021 - 30.04.2021onlineFeeding Africa: leadership to scale up successful innovations
19.04.2021 - 22.04.2021onlineGlobal Symposium on Soil Biodiversity | Colloque international sur la biodiversité des sols
22.04.2021onlineThe Digital Revolution of Sustainable and Scalable Development
31.03.2021onlineSmallholder AgriTech - Southeast Asia Landscape 2021
05.02.2021 - 26.03.2021en ligneAgroécologie - Cours en ligne ouverts à tous
05.03.2021 - 19.03.2021onlineMental Health & Agriculture
18.03.2021onlineUnderstanding and managing disaster risks in global agriculture
17.03.2021onlineSeizing the Urban Opportunity
25.02.2021onlineThe 50x2030 Initiative to Close the Agricultural Data Gap: Learning from partner country implementation to date
17.02.2021onlineBuilding back better and greener with agroecology
16.02.2021onlineEnsuring Coordinated and Coherent Support to the UN Food Systems Summit - National Dialogues in Africa
10.02.2021onlineDriving food loss and waste reduction through innovation
10.02.2021onlineCounting on beans; catalyzing investment for increased resilience, gender equity and improved nutrition
10.02.2021onlineData for Food Security: Taking forward the CFS data workstream
10.02.2021onlineImplementing the UN Decade of Family Farming (UNDFF)
04.02.2021onlineBonding science and policy to accelerate food systems transformation
08.12.2020 - 16.12.2020onlineInnovation in Groundwater Management
10.12.2020onlineE-extension: Opportunities and challenges of digital rural advisory services
08.12.2020onlineNutritious food for all - A challenge for agricultural research and beyond
24.11.2020 - 03.12.2020onlineLand Inequality Week - Webinar Series
28.11.2020onlineNachhaltige Ernährung mit System? - forum KURSWECHSEL
16.07.2020 - 26.11.2020onlineeDialogue: What future for small-scale farming?
24.11.2020onlineA Global Call to Action on Food Loss and Waste
16.11.2020postponedPostponed | Learning Event on integrated approaches to address malnutrition
13.11.2020Polit-Forum Bern im KäfigturmJulie Gwendolin Zähringer: Land use and species loss
12.11.2020onlineFood Systems Approach to Climate Change - The NDCs we want
11.11.2020onlineWebinar: Opening up agricultural resarch and data
02.11.2020 - 05.11.2020onlineStrengthening coordination towards SDG2: Pathways for Food Systems Transformation
03.11.2020Polit-Forum Bern im Käfigturm Theresa Tribaldos: Food systems
28.10.2020onlineStrengthening Governance and Land Tenure Rights as a Response to Climate Change
23.10.2020onlineCreating Future Perspectives for Displaced People in Times of Crisis
23.10.2020onlineBites of Transfoodmation - Virtual Dispute
22.10.2020onlineHow to do MSD procurement: practical insights from donors and implementers
13.10.2020 - 15.10.2020VirtualCFS High-Level Special Event on Food Security and Nutrition
13.10.2020onlineConnecting agroecological and integrated policies in time of crisis
13.10.2020onlineUniting Science and Policy to End Hunger Sustainably - Launch Event of Ceres2030
13.10.2020en ligneUnir La Science et La Politique Pour Eradiquer Durablement La Faim - Evenement de lancement du Ceres2030
13.10.2020onlineOne World no hunger is possible
08.09.2020 - 11.09.2020onlineFeed the Cities, Grow the Continent: AGRF virtual summit for Africa
08.09.2020onlineWEBINAR Agroecology in action: An integrated approach for the SDGs
18.08.2020onlineVirtual Event - COVID-19: The role of the agriculture-ecosystem health interface
29.07.2020onlineUrban Food Systems and COVID-19 - Key Results from a FAO Global Survey
03.06.2020 - 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
04.05.2020 - 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
23.04.2020 - 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
05.12.2019 - 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
25.11.2019 - 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?
01.10.2019 - 14.10.2019ONLINE DISCUSSION on Mainstreaming gender for sustainable soil management (by the Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition, FAO)
08.10.2019 - 10.10.2019Bali, IndonesiaTransforming food systems under a changing climate
30.09.2019 - 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”
11.09.2019 - 12.09.2019onlineLivestreaming: Cities as Drivers for Sustainable Development
10.07.2019 - 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)
02.07.2019onlineLand tenure and perceived tenure security in the era of social and economic transformation in Africa
27.06.2019online / Washington DC, USATwo Dimensions of Growth: Biology and Economics
18.06.2019 - 21.06.2019Nairobi, Kenya1st International Conference on Agroecology in Africa
19.06.2019 - 21.06.2019Zürich, SwitzerlandGlobal Donor Platform for Rural Development - General Assembly
20.06.2019onlineWebinar: Gender transformative approaches in agriculture
18.06.2019Bern-SwitzerlandEvent organized by Public Eye on "Highly hazardous pesticides"
20.05.2019 - 22.05.2019Montpellier, France4th World Congress on Agroforestry
24.04.2019 - 20.05.2019onlineWebinars: Coherent policies driving sustainable food systems
14.05.2019WebinarClimate Smart Agroecology & Rural Advisory Services
16.04.2019onlineWebinar: Typologies of change – Making sense of gender integration in agriculture and food security research
02.04.2019 - 03.04.2019Brussels - BelgiumFood & Agriculture in times of crisis
25.03.2019 - 29.03.2019Washington, DC, USALand and Poverty Conference 2019
28.03.2019onlineWebinar: Innovations to help secure pastoral land tenure and governance
28.02.2019onlineWebinar: Changing gender norms in agriculture projects – What works in Pakistan and Ethiopia
27.02.2019onlineWebinar: EAT-Lancet Commission Report on Food, Planet, and Health
07.02.2019onlineWebinar: Climate resilience and job prospects for young people in agriculture
05.02.2019onlineWebinar: Reducing vulnerability for the extreme poor in Bangladesh’s chars: M4C's experience of applying market systems
23.01.2019onlineWebinar: Guidelines and good practices for achieving gender equality outcomes through climate services
19.12.2018onlineWebinar: Aspirations, trust, and poverty reduction
17.12.2018onlineWebinar: Gendered barriers and opportunities in milk trading in peri-urban Nairobi
10.12.2018Berne, SwitzerlandSweeter prospects for smallholders? Pathways towards sustainable cocoa production
19.11.2018 - 05.12.2018onlineActivities of learning journey on climate resilient agriculture
05.12.2018onlineWebinarie sur l’adaptation au changement climatique en agriculture
04.12.2018online / AbidjanLivestreaming of the dissemination event of the AfDB Multi-Sectoral Nutrition Action Plan
22.11.2018Bern, SwitzerlandSDC learning event "Digital revolution for smallholders – truth or myth?"
22.11.2018Bern, Switzerland /onlineDigital revolution for smallholders – truth or myth?
15.11.2018Bern, Switzerland Special International Seminar on Agroecology
15.11.2018onlineWebinar on ‘Making sense of intersectionality'
27.10.2018Zollikofen, SwitzerlandSchweiz-Mercosur: Wie gestalten wir einen gerechten Handel?
22.10.2018 - 26.10.2018onlineResponding to Fall Armyworm in Africa (e-conference)
04.10.2018OnlineWebinar on agricultural mechanization in Africa
27.09.2018BernTransforming Food Systems with Agroecology
19.09.2018onlineHelping smallholder farmers manage risks: Innovations to improve agricultural insurance
07.09.2018onlineWebinar: ‘Women’s land: Beyond “access” to rights’
22.08.2018Webinar: Technologies for Managing Fall Armyworm
12.07.2018onlineWebinar: GENNOVATE, a qualitative comparative study on gender norms and agency in agricultural and environmental innovation
16.04.2018 - 17.06.2018online Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability
04.06.2018Brighton, UK / onlineBuilding sustainable food futures
02.05.2018 - 23.05.2018onlineOnline Dialog on Rural-Urban Links
17.05.2018onlineWebinar: Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist
22.04.2018 - 28.04.2018Burkina FasoF2F Régionale DDC Afrique de l’Ouest / Regional F2F SDC Westafrica
23.04.2018onlineRésEAU webinar - The costs of inaction: how to make the case for reform?
18.04.2018Rome / onlinePolicy brief launch: improving diets in an era of food market transformation
11.04.2018onlineWebinar on Women in agriculture: Four myths
09.04.2018onlineGlobal webinar on Food Waste

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

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