Agricultural Production & Trade

Wake the Kenyan Giant!

Presentation held by Stephen Vundi Mungula, Lead Junior Professional – SIANI Expert Group in Kenya at the SIANI Annual Meeting 2017.

Commercializing Agricultural Sector in Kenya: Wake the Kenyan Giant!

Presentation held by Stephen Vundi Mungula, Lead Junior Professional – SIANI Expert Group in Kenya at the SIANI Annual Meeting 2017.

Agronomy students suggest SDGs should be integrated in university curricular

Food production is essential to tackle global issues such as nutrition and food insecurity and to improve livelihoods of the world’s poor people. Education, information exchange and knowledge about the food system and about sustainable development in general, will play a central role in the transition towards global sustainability.

Lägesrapport om SLU:s arbete med Agenda 2030 inom Agronomprogrammen

This status report summarises the integration of the 2030 Agenda into agronomy education programmes at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU.

It is the final output of a project managed and conducted by five agronomy students within the university course "Project management & communication for agronomists" at SLU and was done in collaboration with SIANI.

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How initiatives in Sweden and worldwide are tackling food waste

Food waste is increasingly recognised as a major problem, and several initiatives and projects are working to reduce it. Here is a quick guide to what Sweden is doing, followed by highlights of initiatives around the world.

The Guardians of the 2030 Agenda - the role of SLU students in the new development agenda

Presentation by students David Gevert, Maria Eklund, Maja Möller, Elin Hålldin and Rebecca Hymnelius, from the Swedish University of Agricultural Science. 19th January 2017 at the SIANI Annual Meeting 2017.

Youth, Entrepreneurship and African Agriculture

The workshop will feature talks from invited guests, among which from colleagues from Kenya, Uganda, Somaliland on issues related to agripreneurship (entrepreneurship in agriculture) in Africa, the yield gap, sustainable intensification, and global agriculture. The workshop aims to explore possible links between SLU and educational programs in Africa.