Hundreds of activities and events are being organized worldwide to promote the International Year of Millets. Click on the map below to find an activity or event near you.

Whether you’re an NGO, journalist, government, city, civil society or research and development organization, or an individual, take advantage of this opportunity to call for action!

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Hybrid Event, New Delhi (India)

World Food India 2023
03/11/2023 - 05/11/2023

With the objective of introducing the world to rich Indian food culture as well as promoting investments in the diverse food processing sector of the...

Hybrid Event, Jakarta (Indonesia)

Jakarta Nanyang School - United Nations Day 2023

Jakarta Nanyang School is one private school located in South Tangerang, Banten, Indonesia. This year, the school is going to celebrate United Nations...

Gering (United States)

International Millets Conference
01/08/2023 - 03/08/2023

Promoting Millets through Interdisciplinary Research: New Varieties and New Markets for a better Tomorrow!

Grand Island (United States)

2023 North American Sorghum and Millets Culinary Experience
10/07/2023 - 13/07/2023

This event features cooking demonstrations and research presentations in regard to health impacts of sorghum and millets in human diets.

Hybrid Event, Gunupur (India)

International Conference on Millets for Sustainable Society

In order to celebrate the International Year of Millets, GIET University organized...

Virtual Event

Webinar: Sustainability of Millet (with recipes!)

This webinar will review the sustainability aspects of growing millet, including the reduced need for inputs (e.g., water, fertilizer, pesticides),...

Dehradun (India)

International Conference on Millets
04/07/2023 - 05/07/2023

This international conference will offer a venue for scientists, academics, and industry professionals to network and exchange knowledge about millets....

Dehradun (India)

International Scientific Conference on Millets
04/07/2023 - 05/07/2023

Millets: For Sustainable Food System and Climate Adaptation

Virtual Event

Unlocking the Power of Diversity: The Role of Sorghum and Millets Genetic Resources in Sustainable Agriculture

The Secretariat of the International Treaty, in collaboration with the Crop Trust and ICRISAT, are jointly organizing an...

London (United Kingdom)

International Grains Council (IGC) Conference
12/06/2023 - 13/06/2023

Being part of a series of related industry events under the banner “London Grains Week”, the International Grains Conference is a truly global platform...

Virtual Event

Webinar: Importance of Millet (with recipes!)

This webinar will describe the different varieties of millets and how they were domesticated over millennia, where they are grown, as well as provide...

Montpellier (France)

Global Sorghum Conference
05/06/2023 - 09/06/2023

Organized by CIRAD in consortium with its global partners, the conference will encompass the entirety of the sorghum value chain - from genetics...

Virtual Event

New ICRISAT-FAO Partnership to Support Saudi Arabia's Quest for Boosting Cereal Production

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)...

Durban (South Africa)

8th Africa Agribusiness and Science Week
05/06/2023 - 08/06/2023

The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) is the apex continental organisation responsible for facilitating and coordinating the advancement...


Eco Fair

FAO Nepal offered a delicious and nutritious Millets Pancake to the visitors of the eco fair.

Virtual Event

Youth Photography Contest
01/06/2023 - 31/08/2023

Beginning June 1 and running through August 31, 2023, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (UNSDSN) invite youth to submit photos of millets....

Budapest (Hungary)

The International Year of Millets – Conference and Exhibition

The Embassy of India in Hungary, in cooperation with FAO, the Hungarian Ministry of Agriculture, the Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences,...

Kathmandu (Nepal)

International Year of Millets celebrated in Nepal
21/05/2023 - 28/05/2023

Nepal is celebrating the International Year of Millets with an amazing millets promotion banner on the LED Screen at Tripureshwor, at the heart of Kathmandu...

Virtual Event

Millets — ancient drought-resistant grains — could help the Midwest survive climate change

The United Nations has declared 2023 the International Year of Millets — small grains mostly grown in parts of Asia and Africa. The highly resilient...

Scandicci (Italy)

Second Biodiversity Festival - 72hours of Biodiversity
19/05/2023 - 21/05/2023

Organized on the National Day of AgroBiodiversity and World Biodiversity Day, the three-day Festival will highlight the critical contribution of...

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