The talk about small-scale fisheries. Or not.

“If you do not have healthy fishing communities, you will not have healthy fish consumers” – Naseegh Jaffer, General Secretary of World Forum of Fisher Peoples(WFFP)

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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SLU signs agreement with the CGIAR programme on Livestock and Fish

SLU has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with the CGIAR research programme Livestock and Fish.

ICT4Ag: the Digital Springboard for Inclusive Agriculture

Photo courtesy: STARSFoundation via Flickr

Be part of the debate as we discuss topics such as ICTs and value chains, advocacy and policy development, and assessing the impact of ICTs.

Discover new innovations; learn about cutting-edge technologies and share exciting experiences as we bring together ICT experts from around the globe for this unmissable event.

CFS 41 Committee on World Food Security: Making a Difference in Food Security & Nutrition

Photo courtesy: UNDP in Europe and Central Asia

Food security exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and food preferences for an active and healthy life.

Tropentag 2013 - Agricultural development within the rural-urban continuum

Photo: FredR

The annual Conference on Tropical and Subtropical Agricultural and Natural Resource Management (TROPENTAG) is jointly organised by the universities of Bonn, Göttingen, Hohenheim, Kassel-Witzenhausen, Hamburg, Zurich as well as by the Council for Tropical and Subtropical Research (ATSAF e.V) in co-operation with the GIZ Advisory Service on Agricultural Research for Developm