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Posted 30 November 2017 at 11:09

Food & Business Knowledge Platform and NWO-WOTRO host a conference

Research & Policy: two peas in a pod? A dialogue for food security impact

This conference takes place tomorrow 1 Dec 2017 in the Netherlands and will be attended by approx. 120 guests, of which about 30-35 are from Africa and Asia. The guests are representatives of GCP and ARF research consortia, involved in these research initiatives touching upon a range of specific topics related to Food and Nutrition Security and to agri-food sector development. (see ) and representatives from policy, civil society and private sector.

The conference will be used to discuss interim findings of research with Dutch policy makers and a broader multi-stakeholder community.

The concept notes for the different sessions are worth reading also if you don't attend yourself. You may download them through the links below:

Session 1 – Innovations for food security: concept note

Session 2 – Nutrition and consumption: concept note

Session 3 – Inclusive business development for food security: concept note

Session 4 – Knowledge co-creation for food security: concept note

Session 5 – Capture fisheries, aquaculture and food security: concept note and annex

Session 6 – Urban food systems: concept note

Session 7 – Climate Smart Agriculture: concept note and background paper

Session 8 – Food security, conflict and resilience: concept note

Full information on the conference can be found here:

Anne Marie Kortleve Good luck tomorrow Nicole! A very nice programme and I love the title :)

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