Equity & Gender

The 2nd Nyéléni Forum for Food Sovereignty

Photo courtesy FIANbelgium (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Up to 1,000 people from 42 countries – small-scale farmers, fishers, pastoralists, consumers, urban gardeners, indigenous peoples, researchers, agricultural workers, environmentalists, human rights defenders and trade unionists – will converge from all over Europe, for a series of workshops and discussions on how to change the farming and food system.

Doing Development Differently - why aid has to change and how

Photo courtesy Patrik M. Loeff (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

The Development Talks will focus on why current development practices need to change, what successful programmes have in common and how to go about doing development differently.

The afternoon will hold parallel co-creative workshops which will start unpacking what these new approaches would mean for Sida and its partners.

Swedish researchers at the IUCN World Conservation Congress in Hawaii

How has Sweden succeeded in involving people in nature conservation and species protection? What are the experiences of using the concept of ecosystem services in Swedish planning and decision making?

Tropentag 2016

The Tropentag is a development-oriented and interdisciplinary conference. It addresses issues of resource management,  environment, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, food, nutrition and related sciences in the context of rural development, sustainable resource use and poverty alleviation worldwide.

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Burkina Faso i backspegeln...Om vardagsliv och framtidsutsikter efter två år av revolution, kupp, motstånd, attentat och val

Association d’amitié Burkina Faso‐Suède Vänskapsföreningen Burkina Faso‐Sverige (ASSAMBUS)

TEMA: Burkina Faso i backspegeln... Om vardagsliv och framtidsutsikter efter två år av revolution, kupp, motstånd, attentat och val

Lördagen den 17 september, kl 9.30-19.00

Une révolution africaine - Documentary film on Burkina Faso

The film Une révolution africaine (with English subtitles) on the 2014 Burkinabe October Revolution will be exclusively screened at Uppsala University as an introduction to the Nelson Mandela Memorial Lecture with Professor Augustin Loada on Thursday 15 Sept. and the Thematic Day on Burkina Faso on Saturday 17 Sept. 

SIANIs ungdomsiniativ fick en massa inspiration under Almedalen 2016!

Den 7 juli, mellan SIANIs två seminarier på Sverige i Världen, träffade SIANI Youth en engagerad grupp människor som representerar olika ungdomsrörelser som arbetar med Agenda 2030.