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Health and nutrition
Landscape management
 
News Story
30 October 2019
Call for abstracts submissions for the special issue on sustainable livestock

Livestock Systems in Urbanizing Environments: Impacts and Implications for Food Security in Developing Countries, Call for Submissions

Rural transformation
 
Event
20 September 2017
Agri4D – 2017 – Rural Transformation and Urbanization

Registration to the conference is closed!Conference booklet with session schedules and all abstracts 

Health and nutrition
Rural transformation
 
News Story
6 September 2017
From visual ethnography in Brazil to education in Southeast Asia: Meet our new Expert Groups

SIANI Expert Groups are broad-based working groups established around our vision and mission. The purpose of these groups is to convene experts on specific issues together to contribute to a holistic understanding of emerging issues in the field of food security and agricultural development.

Rural transformation
 
News Story
18 May 2017
Registration open! Agri4D – 2017 Conference

Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and Swedish International Agriculture Network Initiative (SIANI) are very pleased to announce that registration for our Agri4D 2017 Conference is open! The theme for this biannual conference is "Rural Transformation and Urbanization". 

Rural transformation
 
News Story
16 March 2017
Call for abstracts! Agri4D conference 2017 – Rural Transformation and Urbanization

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and SIANI are pleased to announce the Call for abstracts for the Agri4D 2017 Conference. The theme of this year's event is Urbanization and Rural Transformation. 

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Blog Post
19 September 2016
Forests, water and sustainable urbanization – video and blog from our event at World Water Week 2016

Restoring and protecting forests in watersheds close to cities can help to balance water flows, contributing to flood control and securing supply of cleaner water.

Landscape management
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Event
28 August 2016
Forests, water and sustainable growth of cities

Restored and sustainably managed forests in cities watersheds can provide cost effective solutions to enhance the quality and quantity of  operation of traditional “grey” water infrastructure.

Health and nutrition
Landscape management
Urban Animals: Balancing Good and Bad
 
Publication
7 June 2016
Urban animals – feeding the cities of the future

This policy brief outlines policy actions for management of urban livestock production and identifies the existing knowledge gaps.

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
News Story
15 July 2013
Reporting from SLU Global Food Security Symposium: Urban and Peri-Urban Animal Husbandry

In 2008 the world’s urban population exceeded the rural population for the first time in the history. This urbanization process is happening together with growing urban poverty and food insecurity and this trend is set to continue. 

Landscape management
 
News Story
28 April 2013
SIWI to announce three prestigious Prizes May 23rd

On Thursday May 23rd SIWI will announce the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize, the Stockholm Industry Water Award and Årets Vattenskola, all on the same day!