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Health and nutrition
 
Blogg
20 February 2018
Biotech 101 – What is this GMO malarkey anyhow, and what does it mean for global food security?

The year 2030 is approaching and we have a big challenge ahead to end hunger, achieve global food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture. We should be using all the...

Rural transformation
 
Evenemang
11 December 2017
Tell us a story about ending hunger!

Storytelling has been out there for a while, but what does it really mean? Is it an impactful tool for communicating important messages and engaging different stakeholders? SIANI Youth and the...

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
Blogg
16 October 2017
Growing food in concrete – urban farming pioneers in Stockholm

Does this sound like it’s from a sci-fi movie? An empty, underground car park with huge metal cylinder tanks spread throughout. Inside these tanks you can find… lettuce, pak choy, kale, coriander, and even strawberries – in the middle of winter!

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
11 September 2017
The Future of Food @ STHLM Tech Fest

After seeing flying cars and energy stored in salt, the focus of the 2017 Stockholm Tech Festival fell upon the future of food.

Climate change and resource conflict
Rural transformation
 
Blogg
18 August 2017
Boosting youth engagement in sustainable development, what will it take?

How can young people receive the support and knowledge they need to innovate and lead the sustainable future? How can youth engage in the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? So, what should we focus on to create conditions that would not only bring youth on board, but also help to fully realize their potential for a sustainable future?

Trade and production
 
Blogg
16 August 2017
The future food system is open-source, high-tech and operates through networks

“While the third agricultural revolution boiled down to the effects of a small number of actors focusing on the singular goal of maximizing the yields, I believe the fourth revolution will be the opposite — a huge amount of actors across disciplines will crowdsource multivariable solutions, based on a greater understanding of the emergent phenomena in agricultural systems.”

Climate change and resource conflict
Rural transformation
 
Evenemang
4 July 2017
Ung kraft för Agenda 2030 – Vi är på Almedalsveckan juli 2017!

70 % av jordens befolkning beräknas bo i städer år 2050. Agenda2030 har utvecklats som ett svar på de globala problem och orättvisor som påverkar jordens befolkning och miljön negativt.

Climate change and resource conflict
 
Nyhet
14 June 2017
What was SIANI Youth up to during this spring?

SIANI Youth was very active in the month of May starting off with a workshop on Youth, Agripreneurship and the Sustainable Development Goals, co-organised with SLU Global. In the morning inspirational speakers talked about business opportunities and how to overcome challenges for entrepreneurs in agirculture.

Trade and production
 
Evenemang
8 May 2017
Youth, Agripreneurship and the Sustainable Development Goals

To continue to feed a growing world population, we need to increase global food production. This appears though at odds with a number of seemingly insurmountable environmental and socio-economic...

Rural transformation
 
Blogg
3 May 2017
Age Aside: Young leaders are still leaders

Youth involvement and empowerment is not about having young people at the workplace fetching ‘drinking water’, but about truly, actively and genuinely involving them in all processes at the workplace.