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Trade and production
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Video
11 March 2015
Domsjö Fabriker – The unique Biorefinery

Presented by Hans Grundberg at the workshop "Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge based Bio-economy: How can Sweden assist?" organised by the SIANI Bio-economy Expert Group on 3 December 2014. 

Trade and production
 
Nyhet
9 December 2014
Powering Agriculture – An Energy Grand Challenge for Development Calls for Application

Powering Agriculture - An Energy Grand Challenge for Development, PAEGC, has launched its second Global Innovation Call. The Call opens at the 8th of December 2014, and the deadline for concept notes is 12th of February 2015.

Rural transformation
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Evenemang
3 December 2014
Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge Based Bio-economy

Emerging both as a result of the global resource squeeze and recent bio-science achievements, Knowledge Based Bio-economy is increasingly seen as an opportunity for sustainable economic growth...

Gender and equality
 
Blogg
21 October 2014
Women are real-time agricultural innovators and technology transformers

Women all over the world and particularly in Africa are known to be responsible for producing, selecting and utilizing food, family nutrition and food security. Nonetheless, the world has yet to realize that the resources needed for full participation of women in the rural economy is not in the hands of these women who contribute most to it sustainability and development.

Gender and equality
 
Blogg
21 October 2014
Empowering rural women is crucial for ending hunger and poverty

This is a blog from days 2 and 3 of the Sharefair on Rural Women's Technologies - Inspiring Agricultural Change: Improve Food Security, Nutrition, and Productive Family Farming in Eastern and Southern Africa”. 15 - 17 October, 2014, Nairobi Kenya.

Climate change and resource conflict
Landscape management
Trade and production
Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Security
 
Nyhet
14 November 2013
Reporting from the Agri4D Conference: Water Resources and Sustainable Intensification

Global forecast for 2050 is a continued growing, increasingly urbanized and more affluent population, which, most likely, will demand both more food and more water intensive food. As a result, the pressure on already stressed water resources for food production will increase further.

Trade and production
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Bilder
3 October 2013
The Prospects for an African Bio-economy

Presented as part of the "Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge Based Bio-economy" seminar on how agricultural innovation and in particular biosciences in areas such as breeding, agro-processing and...

Trade and production
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Bilder
3 October 2013
Functional Bioscience Innovation Systems as the Pathway to a Sustainable Bio-economy: Experience from Uganda.

Presented as part of the "Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge Based Bio-economy" seminar on how agricultural innovation and in particular biosciences in areas such as breeding, agro-processing...

Trade and production
 
Bilder
3 October 2013
Bioscience innovation in Africa. A tool for development

Presented as part of the "Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge Based Bio-economy" seminar on how agricultural innovation and in particular biosciences in areas such as breeding, agro-processing...

Trade and production
Moving Africa Towards A Knowledge Based Bio-economy; How Can Sweden Assist?
 
Nyhet
3 October 2013
Reporting from the SIANI Seminar: Moving Africa Towards a Knowledge Based Bio-economy

The growing global demand for food, feed, bio-energy and agricultural land together with rapid globalization, new technologies and trade regimes are changing the conditions for the agriculture and utilization of genetic resources worldwide. The revolutionary achievements in the field of biosciences are contributing to e.g.