Growing lettuce in an indoor farming system. Courtesy of Urban Oasis
16 oktober 2017
Does this sound like it’s from a sci-fi movie? An empty, underground car park with huge metal cylinder tanks spread throughout. Inside these tanks you can find… lettuce, pak choy, kale, coriander, and even strawberries – in the middle of winter!
11 september 2017
After seeing flying cars and energy stored in salt, the focus of the 2017 Stockholm Tech Festival fell upon the future of food.
Photo by: photothek/Ina Fassbender
18 augusti 2017
How can young people receive the support and knowledge they need to innovate and lead the sustainable future? How can youth engage in the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?
Photo by Lufa Farms via Flickr CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.
16 augusti 2017
“While the third agricultural revolution boiled down to the effects of a small number of actors focusing on the singular goal of maximizing the yields, I believe the fourth revolution will be the opposite — a huge amount of actors across disciplines will crowdsource multivariable solutions,...
Photo: Pedro Szekely, Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)
11 augusti 2017
Bilateral Biträdande Expert (BBE), Territorial Renewal Agency, Colombia Sidas program för Bilaterala Biträdande Experter (BBE) är ett resursbasprogram inom det bilaterala utvecklingssamarbetet.
Photo credit: Katja Bessonova
14 juni 2017
SIANI Youth was very active in the month of May starting off with a workshop on Youth, Agripreneurship and the Sustainable Development Goals, co-organised with SLU Global. In the morning inspirational speakers talked about business opportunities and how to overcome challenges for entrepreneurs in...
Photo by © Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk via Flickr CC BY-NC-SA 2.0.
3 maj 2017
I am a young professional from Nairobi. Since 2015 I have been part of a mentorship programme involving young people in Kenya. I started off as a lead junior professional, coordinating and managing a group of peers. Fast forward six months into the project, I was appointed project administrator,...
Photo by Barron Fujimoto via Flickr CC BY-NC-SA 2.0
21 april 2017
When we talk about food security we tend to think about livestock or land production. However, many people around the world, especially those in coastal areas, also heavily rely on fish and seafood.
Kristianstads kommun/Fotograf Cecilia Paulstrup
11 april 2017
Vill du aktivera ungdomar och barn i eller nära naturen?Vill du skapa möten mellan människor inom jord- och skogsbruket eller trädgårdsnäringen?Vill du arrangera en aktivitet som skapar dialog och stärker de gröna näringarna i samhället?Svenska Lantbruksveckans fond, KSLA, främjar de...
A rice farmer in central Bangladesh
5 april 2017
Sidas program för Junior Professional Officers (JPO) är ett resursbasprogram inom det multilaterala utvecklingssamarbetet.