Focali

Sections
Proceedings from the Conference “Agricultural Research for Development: Scales and Diversity”

Kenyan large-scale intensive agriculture next to agroforestry system. Photo: Mattias Jonsson

Proceedings from the Conference “Agricultural Research for Development: Scales and Diversity”

The conference was organized by Agri4D, SIANI, Focali, Future Agriculture, Future Forests and the Forest initiative and was held at SLU in Uppsala 28-29th of September 2011.

The report from the conference summarizes the keynote speeches, session presentations and panel discussions on the following topics: 
 
• Meeting the Global Food Challenge with Effective Technologies, Policies & Institutions 
• Livestock Production in Developing Countries – Globally Significant and Locally Relevant
• Ensuring Food Security 
• Risk Management of Animal Diseases 
• Future Agricultural Research 
• Scales and Diversity in Forest Ecosystems 
• Land Tenure and Governance 
• Future Forest Research 
• Transboundary Pathogens 
• Smallholder Diversification
• Smallholder Agriculture and Forestry 
• Raising Smallholder Productivity 
 
The theme of the 2012 conference is “Agricultural Research for Development: Innovations and Incentives”. The conference is this year organized by the networks: Agri4D, SIANI, Focali, Future Agriculture and Future Forests and will be held at SLU in Uppsala on the 26-27th of September 2012. 
 
Read more about “Scales and Diversity” and the upcoming “Innovations and Incentives” in the conference document, which can be downloaded here.

 

Focalis newsletter

Fill out your name and e-mail and press subscribe.