Events - Past

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

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 - 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 - 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 - 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)
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 - 21.06.2019Nairobi, Kenya1st International Conference on Agroecology in Africa
19.06 - 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 - 22.05.2019Montpellier, France4th World Congress on Agroforestry
24.04 - 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 - 03.04.2019Brussels - BelgiumFood & Agriculture in times of crisis
25.03 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 17.06.2018online Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability
04.06.2018Brighton, UK / onlineBuilding sustainable food futures
02.05 - 23.05.2018onlineOnline Dialog on Rural-Urban Links
17.05.2018onlineWebinar: Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist
22.04 - 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 (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