Category Archives: Events, Meetengs

AquaMaps -global online spatial database on water and agriculture , BY FAO


AquaMaps is the FAO global online spatial database on water and agriculture. It makes accessible through a simple interface regional and global spatial datasets on water resources and water management considered as a standard information resource, produced by FAO or by external data providers.

go to the offical link : FAO-WATER-AQUAMAPS




BIONATURE 2015 Call for Papers May 24 – 29, 2015 – Rome, Italy

Bioenvironment conference BIONATURE 2015

BIOGREEN, BIOINVASION, and BIOENVIRONMENT conferences are now grouped in a consolidated event covering the three mentioned areas: here the topics:

Biodiversity and invasion control,Renewable and Sustainable Energies ,Biodiversity and invasion control (marine, oceanic, , forests, bioinvasion), Renewable and Sustainable Energies
Important Deadlines:

Submission (full paper)

Submit your Workshop Proposals to and/or
December 24, 2014




Feed the Planet. Energy for life- EXPO Milan-2015


In the World Expo 2015, which will take place from 1st May to 31 October 2015, the greatest technic and scientific innovation concerning food sector, from production to conservation, to distribution.


In previous exhibitions around the world, the countries that were participating without having their own pavilion were grouped in communal areas according to their geographical location. Expo Milano 2015 has decided to introduce a new system of grouping countries without pavilions: the cluster system.

Supply chains:
Rice – Abundance and Security , Coffee – the engine of ideas , Cocoa – the Food of Gods , Cereals and Tubers – Old and New Crops , Fruits and Legumes , The World of Spices

International Symposium on Food and Agro-biodiversity – Semarang , Central Java,

Indonesia- organized by Indonesian Food Technologist Community
16th to 17th September 2014

Organized by Indonesian Food Technologist Community – ref-person, Ahmad Nimatullah Al-Baarri 
ISFA is the international symposium that was sponsored by Faculty of Animal and Agricultural Sciences,Diponegoro University, the Society of Food Science and Technology Department in Central Java and Indonesian Food Technologist Community (IFTC) 

Deadline for abstracts/proposals15th June 2014 
Check the event website for more details. 


Steering and Scientific Committee Meeting FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy 28-29 April, 2014

Working arrangements and certification procedures under the Globally Important Agriculture Heritage System

WiCaNeM 2014 Conf- Track: Conserving Agro-biodiversity for smallholders farmers livelihood and food security

Deadline for participant registration: Saturday, May 10, 2014

Conserving agro-biodiversity on-farm is important in the pursuit of globally resilient agricultural and food systems and increasingly relevant in the face of climate change.
Preservation of agricultural biodiversity as a means to empower small scale farmers in developing countries and improve their livelihood has attracted many research and in the last 20 years many projects to support farmers in maintaining the diversity have been implemented worldwide.
In this track we would like to invite researchers, scientists and policy makers, to exchange idea, discuss strategies and priorities and to share their research on use and conservation of agricultural biodiversity for smallholder farmers.”
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Nominations open for Asean Champions of Biodiversity

THE Asean Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) invites nominations for the Asean Champions of Biodiversity from individuals or groups from the youth, media and business sectors who have made significant contributions to the conservation and sustainable management of biodiversity in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) region.

Deadline for submission of nominations is on June 30. The nomination form may be filled out