Resource management

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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Food Security and Sustainability: the Double Challenge

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A profound change of the global food and agriculture system is needed if we are to nourish the world's rapidly expanding population. Achieving sustainable increase in food production calls for investments in agricultural research and a renewed international commitment in terms of policy.

Tropentag 2013 - Agricultural development within the rural-urban continuum

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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