Deutsches Hygiene Museum, Dresden, Germany
17 May 2017

The Dresden Nexus Conference is a platform developed to advance the sustainable development agenda by bringing actors together who apply a Nexus Approach to resource management. Side by side, researchers and implementers (policy- and decision makers) from universities, national and international...

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Nairobi, Kenya
8 March 2017

ICRAF and technoServe (TNS) have a 12-month programme whose overall aim is to provide Technoserve with a scientifically-sound evidence-based approach to supporting the development of a cost-effective, environment-friendly and sustainable crop production system.

This project will be...

Central Agroforestry Research Institute (CAFRI), Jhansi
6 December 2016

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) will be holding an International Training on the Ecosystem Services in Agroforestry: Concept, Theory and Practice under the ICAR-ICRAF collaborative Workplan from 6 December, 2016 to 9 December, 2016 for the Indian...

3 December 2016

About the Symposium

Indian agriculture is facing diverse challenges and constraints due to growing demographic pressure, increasing food, feed, pulp, fodder and timber needs, natural resource degradation and climate change. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, in...

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), United Nations Avenue, Nairobi
28 November 2016

 Soils are crucial for sustainable development, climate change adaptation and resilience and are vital to the achievements of the goals of the 2063 Agenda “The future for Africa we want”, the 2030 Agenda of the UN and the Paris Climate Agreement.

Inspired by...

ICRAF Nairobi, Kenya
21 November 2016

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) will be holding a centralized spectroscopy training from 21st-25th November 2016 for India IISS and AfricaRice Team.

Who should attend?
The course is intended for scientists and technicians who are or will be performing...

Nairobi, Kenya
21 November 2016

The first Conference of the Regional Africa chapter of the Ecosystem Services Partnership will be held in Nairobi, Kenya on November 21-25 2016.

The conference theme will be ...

Marrakech, Morocco
7 November 2016

World Agroforestry will participate in COP 22, the 22nd session of the 2016 UN Climate Change conference, taking place from 7-18 November in Marrakech,...

São Paulo Research Foundation -FAPESP
31 October 2016

Under the leadership of researchers associated to the FAPESP Research Programs on Bioenergy (BIOEN), Biodiversity (BIOTA) and Climate Change (RPGCC),  137 experts from 24 countries and 82 institutions have collaborated to analyze a range of issues related to the sustainability of bioenergy...

Xishuangbanna, China
16 October 2016

Rubber expansion has had enormous impacts on ecosystem services. The Platform on Sustainable Rubber supports research and facilitates communication among researchers, government agencies, and industry groups concerned with the sustainability of rubber cultivation. The Platform therefore welcomes...

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Nairobi, Kenya
22 September 2016

The workshop is aimed at raising genebank standards and is directed to all staff that play a vital role in achieving genebank quality management goals. This will be an output driven workshop and at the end of the workshop we will have documents, consensus or lessons that will be applicable to...

ICRAF HQ, Nairobi, Kenya
25 August 2016

Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) is a summit meeting on African development. The summit was initiated by Japan in 1993 and so far five conferences have been held in Japan. Its main objective is to promote high-level policy dialogue between African...

Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village
13 June 2016

ICRAF-Eastern and Southern Africa office staff will take part in a side event coordinated by the CGIAR Water Land and Ecosystems Program (WLE) at AASW7: The event is titled: Managing...

RAI Amsterdam Exhibition and Convention Centre, Amsterdam-The Netherlands
6 June 2016

The world needs more land use change

A majority of world ecosystem services are currently being degraded or used unsustainably and human land use has been identified a major cause. Society will continue to...

ICRAF Conference Hall
6 June 2016

The SCM and planning workshops brought together project partners from implementing countries: Uganda (Makerere University, NAFORRI and KADLACC) and Zambia (Zambia Agricultural Research Institute (ZARI) and Copperbelt University) together with ICRAF based project team and ACIAR.

The main...

23 May 2016

The second session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA-2) will take place at UNEP headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, under the overarching theme of Delivering on the environmental dimension of the...

Rotterdam, Netherlands
10 May 2016

Adaptation Futures is the biennial conference of the Global Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA). The European Commission and the Government of the Netherlands will co-host the fourth edition of this conference from 10-13 May 2016.


5 April 2016

The third Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD3), takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 5-8 April 2016. It is organized by the Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR), CGIAR, and Agriculture Research Council of South Africa.

The confernce,...

Kunming, China
1 March 2016

The Mountain Futures Conference provides an opportunity for scientists, policymakers, local stakeholders, professional practitioners and many others to share exciting work and build a network of people dedicated to nurturing the seeds of change for a better future. Together, we will continue to...

Nairobi, Kenya
29 February 2016

As part of the IFAD/EC programme Africa to Asia: Testing Adaptation Of Flood-Based Farming Systems (FBFS), a leadership course is being organized in March 2016 on flood based farming systems and rainwater harvesting. This course will serve as a platform for the exchange of new and...