Past events

from: 7 Mar 2014
to: 7 Mar 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Debate

International Women's Day - Expert Debate: Closing the gender gap in agriculture

FAO, International Development Law Organization (IDLO), IFAD, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), World Farmers Organization (WFO) and WFP joint celebration of International Women's Day.

Location: FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy

     

from: 6 Mar 2014
to: 7 Mar 2014

Event type:
Workshop

Workshop to identify priorities for Africa artisanal fisheries

The African Confederation of Artisanal Professional Fishing Organisations (CAOPA) will arrange for its members and other invited organizations (from South Africa, Kenya) a two day workshop on the priorities of the African small-scale fishing sector for the Pan-African fisheries sector reform strategy, taking into account the process of elaboration of the FAO voluntary guidelines for sustainable artisanal fisheries.

Location: Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

     

from: 4 Mar 2014
to: 6 Mar 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Forum

Global Forum and Expo on Family Farming

The Forum will address three main subjects: (1) The role of family farms in contributing to local and global food security; (2) Family farming and the three dimensions of sustainability – harmonizing the social, environmental and economic aspects; (3) Key challenges and opportunities for agricultural investments in family farming.
http://familyfarming.kormany.hu/family-farming-in-europa

Location: Budapest Congress Centre (1123, Jagelló út 1-3.), Budapest, Hungary

     

from: 28 Feb 2014
to: 1 Mar 2014

Event type:
Congress

14th Asian Farmers’ Group for Cooperation (AFGC)

The 2-day-event is hosted by the Cooperative League of Thailand (CLT) in Chiang Mai, Thailand. It is co-organised by the Japanese farmers’ organization JA Zenchu which provides the permanent secretariat of the AFGC. The meeting gives the opportunity to exchange information and experiences and to promote cooperation amongst the participating member organizations.
http://www.wfo-oma.com/press/14th-asian-farmers-group-for-cooperation-afgc.html

Location: Cooperative League of Thailand (CLT), Chiang Mai, Thailand

     

from: 26 Feb 2014
to: 1 May 2014

Event type:
Contest

International year of family farming 2014 - Photo Competition

The International Year of Family Farming (IYFF) highlights the decisive role of family farming in the sustainable production of 70% of the world's food and in the conservation of ecosystems and biodiversity. The IYFF-2014 photo competition collects visual expressions to build stronger recognition and support for family farming, and encourage broad participation in the IYFF. The IYFF-2014 photo competition is calling for photos that represent the motto: Family Farming: Feeding the world, caring for the earth. Entries must visualize the strength, potential and challenges of sustainable, multifunctional family farmers worldwide, in all their diversity and contexts. The competition is organized by the World Rural Forum Association (WRF) and the AgriCultures Network.
http://extra.agriculturesnetwork.org/survey/photocompetition/

Location: Worldwide

     

from: 26 Feb 2014
to: 26 Feb 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Exhibition

Salon International de l’Agriculture - Promouvoir l’agriculture familiale pour résoudre les grands défis contemporains

Salon International de l’Agriculture, Hall 7.2, salle Lyra, all day

Location: Salon International de l’Agriculture, Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles 75015 Paris

     

from: 26 Feb 2014
to: 26 Feb 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Seminar

International Seminar on family farming, “family farming, a future oriented agriculture”

International Seminar on family farming

Location: Hall 7.2 salle Lyra, Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles 75015 Paris

     

from: 25 Feb 2014
to: 27 Feb 2014

Event type:
Symposium

SEAVEG 2014: Families, Farms, Food

The significant contributions of small-scale farming systems in attaining the Millennium Development Goals and other internationally agreed benchmarks to eradicate poverty, enhance food and nutrition security, and strengthen local economies will be the focus of SEAVEG 2014: Families, Farms, Food. This regional symposium will examine how policies and practices to sustain small-scale agriculture—and vegetable production and marketing in particular—can improve availability of and accessibility to safe and nutritious food, and contribute to better nutrition and balanced diets, thus enhancing the socio-economic development of ASEAN member states.
http://www.seaveg2014.com

Location: Centara Grand at Central Plaza Ladprao, 1695 Phaholyothin Road, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900

     

from: 25 Feb 2014
to: 25 Feb 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Exhibition

L’agriculture familiale: un atout pour la Méditerranée

Salon International de l’Agriculture (9:30-12:30)

Location: Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, 75015 Paris

     

from: 25 Feb 2014
to: 25 Feb 2014

Official Event

Event type:
Meeting

Colloque: Quelles organisations pour les agricultures familiales du XXIe siècle?

Salon International de l’Agriculture (14:00-17:00)

Location: Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles 75015 Paris