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Climate change and resource conflict
Health and nutrition
 
Nyhet
24 February 2020
Insects can work wonders for our food security and health

The decline of pollinators and the effect it has on our food production and biodiversity is all over the news. But did you know that insects can help us fight diseases, improve nutrition and be climate smarter?

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
 
Nyhet
14 September 2017
Great opportunity: Postdoctoral position at Chalmers University of Technology

Chalmers University of Technology is looking for a full-time postdoctoral researcher who will be working at the Department of Space, Earth and Environment for two years.

Landscape management
 
Bilder
2 March 2017
Forest foods and healthy diets: quantifying the contributions

Presentation by Dominic Rowland, CIFOR/SOAS, at the young researchers meeting on multifunctional landscapes, Gothenburg June 7-8, 2016. 

Landscape management
 
Bilder
1 March 2017
Can a protein production index optimize land use?

Presented by Anna Woodhouse MSc, PhD - SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, at the young researchers meeting on multifunctional landscapes, Gothenburg June 7-8, 2016.  

Gender and equality
Trade and production
Youth
 
Blogg
1 July 2016
Join the movement – explore YPARD

“Young scientists need to take part in policy debates and discussions about agricultural research for development!” So claimed a group of young agriculture professionals in 2005. They wanted to create a global network through which young professionals could be given a voice and contribute towards agricultural development.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Blogg
29 March 2016
Opening Pandora’s box of agrobiotechnology, what’s in it for smallholder farmers in the developing countries?

Bio-technologies have already improved crop and livestock productivity for millions of small-scale farmers around the world.There is, however, a common agreement that agrobiotechnology is not a means in itself, but has to be combined with other disciplines and drivers such as agroecology, functional markets and value chains, to be fully effective.

Climate change and resource conflict
Trade and production
Forests, Landscapes and Food Security
 
Nyhet
18 November 2014
Focali Network Reseachers Propose a New Method for Calculating Land-use Change Carbon Footprints

The world's agricultural system has come under increasing scrutiny as an important driver of global climate change, creating a demand for indicators that estimate the climatic impacts of agricultural commodities.

Rural transformation
 
Publikation
28 October 2014
Agricultural Development for Poverty Reduction and Sustainable Development

The Church of Sweden is a well-known and experienced Swedish actor in the area of development cooperation. The organization’s position paper on agricultural development for poverty reduction and...

Health and nutrition
Rural transformation
Food systems
 
Evenemang
25 October 2014
Towards a global research program on food systems

Achieving sustainable food security in a world with a growing population with changing diets and a changing climate is a major challenge. With about 1 billion people hungry, 2 billion with...

Health and nutrition
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Evenemang
23 September 2014
Agriculture for Development Workshop

In spite of increasing growth rates in global food production during the past 20 years, hunger and undernutrition continues to plague a large share of the world’s population. The number of...