4 May 2021. 2pm CET, UN Food Systems Summit – Action Track 1 Public Forum
Action Track 1 (AT1) strives to identify game-changing ideas to transform food systems and achieve the goal of ensuring access to safe and nutritious food for all. This third Public Forum will focus on the role UN Member States can play in relation to the game-changing ideas AT1 is developing.
6 May 2021 at 10:00 am (GMT). eLearning Africa – The Future of Work in Africa: From Adopting Emerging Digital Technologies to Providing Graduates with the Skills They Need to Survive in the Digital Workplace.
7 May 2021. 2:00pm to 3:30pm CEST. Launch event – The role of aquatic foods in sustainable healthy diets. The webinar will be recorded and published online on the event page. The event will feature speakers from several UN Nutrition member agencies as well as WorldFish, the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) and the Global Action Network on Sustainable Food from the Ocean and Inland Waters for Food Security and Nutrition, who will react to the main findings of the discussion paper and share insights on the role of aquatic foods in their specific contexts.
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17 May 2021. 14:00-15:00 CEST A CLIMATE-SMART AFRICAN FUTURE DRIVEN BY SCIENCE AND INNOVATION IN AGRICULTURE. by CCAFS
Mechanization in Africa (F-SAMA)
18 May 2021. The Permagarden Pathway to Resilience and Food Security. The Home Gardens for Resilience and Recovery (HG4RR) network organizes each 3rd Tuesday of the month, 14:00-15:00 CET (Berlin Time), for a webinar series focused on the challenges and opportunities of home garden interventions and evaluation in crisis and humanitarian settings.
May 2021 – 9th Plenary meeting of the Latin America and the Caribbean Soil Partnership (date tbc)
May 2021 – 5th Plenary meeting of the African Soil Partnership (date tbc)
May 19 at 11AM EST: Ecological Solutions for Stronger Communities
June 8 at 9AM EST: Enriching and Diversifying Diets.
5 June 2021 – World Environmental Day – Launch of the Global Assessment of Soil Pollution and its summary for policy makers
8-9 June 2021. Food Safety Summit SA 2021
10-11 June 2021. 10th CGIAR System Council Meeting
15 June 2021. The Permagarden Pathway to Resilience and Food Security.
The title of this edition is “The Green Deal for a Sustainable Future”.
June 2021 – 2nd International network on fertilizers analysis meeting
22 – 24 June 2021 – 9th Global Soil Partnership Plenary Assembly and launch of the Global Soil Organic Carbon sequestration potential map
23 and 24 June 2021. European Research and Innovation Days This year’s edition will mark the official launch of Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme (2021-2027).
6-10 September 2021 20th Organic World Congress
13 – 16 September 2021 – Global Symposium on Salt-Affected Soils
13-17 September 2021 Land Commons virtual conference
13-15 October 2021. 1st Conference on Farmer-Centric On-Farm Experimentation
October 2021 – Launch of the Global Status of Black soils and Global Black Soil Distribution Map (GBSmap)
October 2021 – 3rd Workshop of the International Network of Black Soils (INBS) (date tbc)
October 2021 – 7th meeting of the International Network of Soil Information Institutions(date tbc)
October 2021 – 5th meeting of the Global Soil Laboratory Network (date tbc)
November 2021 – 6th meeting of the Eurasian Soil Partnership (date tbc)
November 2021 – 15th working session of the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (date tbc)
5 December 2021 – World Soil Day “Halt soil salinization, Boost soil productivity”
December 2021 – Global Soil Information System launch event (date tbc)