Events

See below a list of up-coming events scheduled by TAA or by our partner organisations:

If members wish to add an event relevant to the TAA, please send the details (in the format given below) to the Webmanager, we will then upload the information.

Event Title Date Time Subject Details Venue Details Contact Details
TAA SW Seminar on Environmental Theme
30 December 1899 22/03/2018 Details to follow, please reserve the date. Bridgewater College, Cannington Campus Contact Tim Roberts, TAA Southwest Organiser 
Curry Club Talk: Sustainable Land Management and Socio-economic Development in Highlands of Ethiopia
28 September 2017 11.00

The talk will be given by TAA member Jim Ellis-Jones. Jim has over 35 years’ experience working with national and International research and development Institutions, NGOs, commercial organisations and local farmer groups in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Latin America. His experience includes innovative approaches, seed production systems and natural resource management with strong emphasis on participatory methods in research and development aimed at poverty alleviation, improving livelihoods and sustainable land use. Jim was born in Tanzania and lived in Zimbabwe and South Africa. His work experience includes many sub-Saharan African countries. His talk will focus on Sustainable Land Management and Socio-economic Development in the Highlands of Ethiopia. Ethiopia is a country experiencing remarkable growth amidst persistent food insecurity. The country imports grain to feed itself, and nearly 40% of its population is undernourished or food insecure, with agronomic, economic, social and environmental issues affecting agricultural performance. Jim’s will look at major initiatives for sustainable land management to improve farm and landscape practices, markets, food security and livelihoods. These include the participation of community-based organisations and farmer-to-farmer extension initiatives.

Meet at 11 am for coffee before the talk.

Strand Continental Hotel, 143 Strand, London WC2R 1JA, UK

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The charge is £15 per head includes coffee, curry lunch and use of the meeting venue and facilities. Book your place with Terry Wiles.

 
The Internet of Agri-Things Workshop
28 September 2017 9.30

With increasing pressures on agricultural production there is a greater than ever need for innovation in this sector, either from totally new technologies or by applying existing technologies from other sectors The Internet of Things (IoT) encompasses a wide range technologies connected and communicating with each other, usually aligned to suites of sensors, analytics and communication platforms. This KTN workshop will feature a range of speakers from the Agri-Food and IoT industries, with examples of ongoing projects and successful approaches. It will provide an opportunity for both communities to learn about each other's needs and capabilities, both now and in the near-future, in order to stimulate ideas that could address the needs of the arable, horticultural and livestock industries, as well as the food processing and manufacturing sector.

Read more ….. 

Agri-EPI Centre Agriculture Innovation Hub, Harper Adams University, Flatt Road, Edgmond, Newport TF10, UK

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Register on Eventbrite.

 
6th Biennial ECHO Asia Agriculture and Community Development Conference
03 October 2017 08.00

Our four-day conference theme"Improving Lives”expresses our desire to partner with you as we train, equip, and grow our network to impact the lives and livelihoods of farmers and their families across Asia. Speakers will share practical solutions to agricultural challenges, personal experiences and strategies for improving the lives of millions who daily face the threat of starvation. The event offers an open exchange of information, connecting the people and ideas that can make a real and sustainable difference. Topics include: Vegetables for Improved Nutrition and Livelihoods, Strengthening Capacity in Forage Conservation and Silage Making, Business in Transformation in Myanmar, Soil Fertility and Management for Smallholder Farmers, and Improving Lives through Seeking First to Understand. Read more .....

ECHO Impact Asia is an institutional member of TAA.

Holiday Garden Resort, Chiang Mai, Thailand (16/16 Huay Kaew Rd. T. Chang Phuak, A. Muang Chiang Mai, 50300); October 3-6, 2017

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Please register on website.  If you have any questions, please email.

 
The 1st Global Sustainable Rice Conference & Exhibition
04 October 2017 09.00 The Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) is a multi-stakeholder partnership to promote resource efficiency and sustainability both on-farm and throughout the rice value chain. SRP was co-convened by the UN Environment and the International Rice Research Institute in December 2011, and works in collaboration with partners in the public and private sectors as well as the NGO community. Each year, the SRP brings together its members and dialogue partners to discuss collaborative approachesand innovative solutions to critical sustainability challenges facing the rice sector. TAA members Wyn Ellis and James Lomax are key figures in the SRP.

Join the two-day conference (4 - 5 October 2017), with high-level representatives of governments, international agencies, private sector value-chain actors, research institutions, international organizations, producers and civil society groups, who will be sharing the latest trends and innovations in driving adoption of sustainable best farming practices in rice. Read more …. 

UN Conference Centre, United Nations Building, Rajdamnoern Nok Avenue, Bangkok 10200, Thailand

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Please register on line. 
Conference: Extinction & Livestock: moving to a flourishing food system for wildlife, farm animals and us
05 October 2017 09.00

The Extinction and Livestock international conference, 5th and 6th October,will examinehow we can transform our global food and farming systems to work for people, the planet and animals. It will bring together diverse interests –conservation & livestock production, land & water use, the environment & climate change, ethics & economics, healthy & sustainable diets, food security, food business– and act as a catalyst for future collaboration and solution development.

Key speakers will include: Dr Carl Safina; World Food Prize winner, Hans Herren and Dr Hilal Elver, UN Special Rapporteur on food.Day 1 will cover issues and impact; anevening networking eventwill focus on future foods. Day 2 on practical and policy solutions. Networking, debate and discussion will be built into the programme to stimulate ideas and hear practical contributions from all delegates. Everyone will have an opportunity to make their voice heard. Delegates attending the conference will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of solutions-focused events to be held in diverse global locations. Read more

18.7.17

Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE, UK

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Register on-line. Concessionary rates for NGOs and early booking.

 
International Cooperation and Development Forum
06 October 2017 09.00 DevelopmentAid is honoured to invite professionals in aid and development to the International Cooperation and Development Forum. The event aims at creating a unique occasion and platform to meet and discuss, for financial institutions, government representatives, consultancy firms, sectorial organizations, NGOs, academic institutions and all the other stakeholders interested in the development sphere. Read more ….. Swissotel The Bosphorus, Istanbul Turkey

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Click here to register. For more information or if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at events@developmentaid.org.

 
36th International Vegetable Training Course
09 October 2017 10.00

The World Vegetable Center (WorldVeg), Thailand, announces their 36th International Vegetable Training Course (IVTC). Participants will be empowered with know-how to stimulate the development of thriving vegetable value chains, in particular leading to income generation and employment opportunities for women and youth. The IVTC will blend theory and practice by harnessing experience from a diversity of experts and organizations. The key partner to WorldVeg is Kasetsart University who recognizes the academic significance of the training and co-signs participant certificates. IVTC is endorsed by the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS) and USAID Horticulture Innovation Lab. Field trips and hands-on practical sessions are held throughout Thailand. The course is organized into two complementary modules:

9th October – 3rd November 2017 Module I: Seed to Harvest (covering Biodiversity, Breeding, Seed systems, Integrated Pest Management (IPM);Grafting, Protected Cultivation, Integrated Disease Management (IDM); Seed Health, Seedling Management, IDM; Sustainable Production, Good Agricultural Practices (GAP)).

6th November – 1st December 2017 Module II: Harvest to Table (Post-harvest Care; Food Safety, Nutrition, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP); Nutrition, Value Chain and Market Analysis; Extension, Scaling, Monitoring and Evaluation).

Submitted by World Vegetable Centre, Taiwan (TAA institutional member).

WorldVeg East and Southeast Asia Research and Training Station, Kasetsart University, Kamphaeng Saen, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand.

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For details of course fees, application procedure etc, click here. For any queries, please contact the IVTC team  
Eastern & Southern Africa Fertiliser Agribusiness Conference
09 October 2017 08.00 Boosting global fertilizer trade and agribusiness in Africa through partnership. Over 300 delegates are expected at the conference in Maputo, 9-11 October 2017. This a meeting of the key people, influencing the future direction of the fertilizer agribusiness industry in the region, with over thirty speakers confirmed.

The brochure is now available. You can view the full agenda online

Maputo, Mozambique

Register and pay today- and instantly gain access to the networking site allowing you contact other attendees pre-conference.

 
SUSTAINABLE TOURISM FOR DEVELOPMENT: Annual Conference, TAA SW Branch
12 October 2017 10.00 The TAA SW Branch invites you to a full day conference at the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester, with the theme  of SUSTAINABLE TOURISM FOR DEVELOPMENT, to coincide with this International Tourism Year, 2017. The programme commences with registration at 10.00. There will be nine presentations concerning rural tourism in the UK, Kenya, India, Caribbean, Zimbabwe and Italy. Following a concluding panel discussion, the conference will close at 16.15. Lunch will be available on the refectory. 
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Royal Agricultural University (RAU), Stroud Road, Cirencester GL7 6JS, UK

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There will be a conference fee of  £20 to cover lunch ticket (with choices through RAU Refectory), morning and afternoon tea/coffee, and contribution to speakers’ travel expenses.  Contact John Wibberley to reserve a place.

 
Symposium on Climate Change and Droughts Resilience in Africa
16 October 2017 09.00 The three day "Symposium on Climate Change and Drought Resilience in Africa” will focus on "building resilience to climate change and droughts in Africa”, meaning that it will serve the purpose of showcasing experiences from research, field projects and best practice to foster climate change adaptation among countries in the region, with a focus on droughts, which may be useful or implemented elsewhere. New techniques and technologies for climate smart agriculture have already shown some great potential and impact in Africa. Beyond agriculture, other climate-related sectors have seen a similar surge of innovation. From the clean energy sector with advances in solar power and battery storage to the water sector with new point-of-use water purification systems.Read more ......
Nairobi, Kenya, 16th to 18th October 2017

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See website for registration details. 
Early Careers Researchers in Food 2017 Event
17 October 2017 09.30

Are you an early career scientist (MSc or PhD student or in 1st post-doc) carrying out research in areas of interest to the food industry? If so, you will want to come to this one-day event to highlight your work to others in the broad area of UK food science and meet key figures in the UK food industry. The day will provide opportunities to network and find out more about the varied careers available in the food industry from our industrial speakers and other delegates. There will be spaces for oral and poster presentations and prizes will be awarded for the best presentations. Read more ……

Maple House, Corporation Street, Birmingham, B4 6TB, UK

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Click here to register. Free entry.

 
International Conference & Expo on Agriculture & Veterinary Sciences: Research & Technology
23 October 2017 10.00

The ‘Agriconference 2017’, 23-25 October 2017, will be the best amalgamation of eminent researchers, students and delegates from both academia and industry where you can collaborate to have interactive access to emerging technology and approaches globally. Our focus is to have International scientific panel discussion on agriculture, to bring together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused, and on a wide range of subjects, to foster learning, inspiration and wonder – and provoke conversations that matter, with robust agriculture demands with attractive opportunities leading to competitive advantages.

The conference will be around: plant protection, organic agriculture and natural resources management Sustainable Agriculture, High productivity, Agriculture Technology and agro-economy, animal husbandry, Veterinary Research, agriculture biotechnology, agro-chemistry. This is your best opportunity to influence the principal participants from the agricultural community. Read more ….  [Kindly posted by Benny Dembitzer, TAA member/GrassrootsAfrica and invited speaker].

Prof. Jayshankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU), Hyderabad, India

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Conservation Agriculture: Gateway Training for Sustainable Intensification of Smallholder Systems
23 October 2017 10.00

Conservation Agriculture (CA) practices are increasingly accepted across the globe are being harbingers for sustainable intensification of smallholder production systems. CYMMYT-India is running this course Oct 23 to Nov 06 2017. This course links the advances and multidisciplinary approach for sustainable intensification of maize and wheat based system, restoration of natural resource degradation and climate resilient production systems with vast expertise of CIMMYT researcher and partners across Asia, Africa and Americas. Keeping in view the high response, the course has become a regular flagship activity wherein selected young men and women researchers from NARS as well as international organizations and NGOs across Asia involved. [Organized by CIMMYT and BISA, under the aegis of CGIAR Research Programs on WHEAT, CCAFS, MAIZE and in close collaboration with Indian NARS (ICAR, PAU etc)].

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CIMMYT- BISA, Ludhiana, Karnal, India

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Course Coordinator Dr. M.L. Jat, 
Principal Scientist CIMMYT Ph:+91-9999108787 e-mail: m.jat@cgiar.org Course fee is US$4200 per participant (inclusive of course, accommodation, food & local transport).

 
Curry Club Talk: Highlights from 50 years of large-scale farming in Africa and Iran
26 October 2017 11.00 The London and South East Branch of TAA welcomes you to their Curry Club Talk and Lunch. TAA member Frank Bibby will present a talk on "Highlights from 50 years oflarge-scale farming in Africa and Iran”. Details to follow. Meet at 11 am for coffee before the talk. Strand Continental Hotel, 143 Strand, London WC2R 1JA, UK

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The charge is £15 per head to include coffee, curry lunch and use of the meeting venue and facilities. Book your place with Terry Wiles.

 
Conference: Total Food 2017 – exploitation of agri-food chain wastes
31 October 2017 09.00

This conference will be the 5th in a series of international conferences which focus on the sustainable exploitation of agri-food co-products and related biomass, thereby helping to minimise waste. Under the auspices of the Royal Society of Chemistry (Food Group), this three day event provides an open forum to highlight recent developments and to facilitate knowledge transfer between representatives of the agri-food industries, scientific research community, legal experts on food related legislation and waste management, and consumer organisations. Themes explored ranged from the adding of value to co-products through to the recovery of energy from waste streams. Total Food 2017 is organised by staff from the Biorefinery Centre at the Institute of Food Research.

John Innes Conference Centre, Institute of Food Research, Norwich Research Park, Norwich
NR4 7UA
UK


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Click here to register. Contact address for more information totalfood@ifr.ac.uk 
‘Strong Harvest’ Moringa Peer Educator Training Seminars, Tanzania
03 November 2017 09.00

ECHO East Africa (TAA institutional member) is offering two training sessions: 3-4th November in English Language, 6-7th November in Kiswahili language.

Have you heard great things about Moringa, but don’t quite know what it is, how to use it, or how you might incorporate it into your family or community? Or, maybe you already know about Moringa, but need resources to teach others. We can help! Strong Harvest is returning to Tanzania to provide two 2-day Moringa Peer Educator training seminars.

Many Tanzanian families lack a secure source of nutritious food, do not have access to clean water and have few streams of family income. The moringa tree provides an easily-implemented, family-level solution that addresses all three of these issues. Our 2-day training seminar will cover the key topics. Read more ……

ECHO East Africa Impact Center, Arusha, Tanzania

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Email Strong Harvest Executive Director, Rick Kemmer,  and include the following information: Name; Address; Organizati􏰀on; Which payment method you’ll be using, or register and pay on-line.

 
"Community-Driven Development" Capacity-building Training
06 November 2017 10.00

Bala Vikasa, a professional, innovative, secular and non-profit Community Development organization which works in 5 states of South India, is organizing a four week Capacity Building Program with Field Exposure. This will extend from 6th to 29th November.

Bala Vikasa’s core methodologies and sustainable practices, being implemented at Bala Vikasa, leaves enormous community-owned sustainable results and is evolving as "Sustainable Community Development Model” in India. Bala Vikasa designs training programmes as training modules. Development professionals, bureaucrats, community leaders, activists and development students across the globe have participated these trainings,

Bala Vikasa People Development Training Centre (PDTC), Kazipet, Warangal 506 004, Telangana, India

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Programme fees INR 50,000 (scholarships available for eligible candidates), food and shared accommodation included. Send your Application Form by 15 October. For more information contact Ms Sunitha Reddy (+91 98 498 44868):

 
Agri-Tech East REAP Conference 2017: Today’s Knowledge Meets Tomorrow’s Technology
07 November 2017 09.30

Agri-Tech East’s annual REAP conference will be held on 7 November, focusing on emerging agri-tech to secure a profitable and sustainable future. The keynote address will be on "The No-till Revolution", by Maria ‘Pilu’ Giraudo, a ‘no-till’ farmer who coordinates policies at the Argentina Ministry of Agroindustry, with response by Dr David Lawrence, former head of R&D at Syngenta. Other participants include representatives from Marks & Spencer, DEFRA and John Deere, as well as Andrew Blenkiron, Estate Director at Euston Estate, who says: "We need to go back to how my grandfather farmed, but using modern science". There will also be a technology exhibition, providing an exciting backdrop for networking.

The conference is part of Agri-Tech Week (6-10th November 2017), which showcases agri-tech innovations across the East of England.

Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Hinxton, Cambridge, CB10 1RQ, UK

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Reserve your ticket on the REAP Conference websiteUK growers or farmers, or students in full-time education in agriculture, are eligible to apply for a special rate sponsored by Anglia Farmers: find out more on the tickets page.

 
Hugh Bunting Memorial Lecture, Reading
08 November 2017 18.00 HMBL will be on 8th November 2017. It iwill be presented by Dr. Margaret Najjingo Mangheni, Reader in Agricultural Extension at Makerere University, Uganda. The theme of the lecture is elected to be "Innovation Systems and ICT for Smallholder Farmers”. More information will be added nearer the date. The lecture programme will commence at 18.00 and will be followed by a wine reception.

We are arranging an afternoon event, starting with lunch at 13.30, followed by visits to the University's Cocoa Unit and Crop Environment Labs. Tea/Coffee will be served at 17.00, joined by members of the Student Engagement group.

Reading University, Agriculture Building, Earley Gate, Reading

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Reserve your place for the lecture with Mollie Smith ; tel: 0118 378 4549). For the Cocoa Unit visit, book via Terry Wiles   
ECHO International Agriculture Conference 2016
14 November 2017 07.00 This year marks the 24th Anniversary of the ECHO International Agriculture Conference held in Fort Myers, FL! We hope that you will make plans to join us for this year’s conference from Nov 14 to 17th. The event brings together some of the world’s most influential voices dedicated to eradicating hunger and improving lives. Speakers will share practical solutions to agricultural challenges, personal experiences and strategies for improving the lives of millions who daily face the threat of starvation. The event offers an open exchange of information, connecting the people and ideas that can make a real and sustainable difference.

Conference accommodation and meeting rooms for morning and evening sessions will be held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Afternoon workshops and demonstrations will be held at the 50-acre ECHO farm in North Fort Myers, which has one of the largest collections of tropical fruits and vegetables in the United States. Read moreon the website.


Crown Plaza Hotel, 13051 Bell Tower Dr, Fort Myers, Fl, USA

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Register on line by 6th Nov. Contact is Renee Gill.

 
ICERAP 2017 – International Conference on Ecosystem Resilience and Agricultural Productivity
22 November 2017 09.00

The conference, co-sponsored by NORAD, will be from 22nd to 24th November. A significant proportion of livelihoods in tropical regions particularly in Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) are heavily ecosystem-dependent. Equally, the development strategies of the regional economies are premised on harnessing ecosystem and environmental resources to sustain the economic growth and increasing food, fibre and energy demands for the populations. Whilst the national economies show rapid growth, there is increasing concern on declining ecosystem health, and agricultural productivity given the rapidly increasing population. This conference aims to cultivate the emerging knowledge crucial for solving the complex and interconnected issues of ecosystem resilience, increasing agricultural productivity and sustaining livelihoods under climate change.

Read more..... 

Speke Resort Munyonyo, Kampala, Uganda,

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4th Global Science Conference on Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA)
30 November 2017 10.00

The conference will take place from 28th to 30th November 2017. The theme will be Catalysing local innovations and actions to accelerate scaling up of CSA, and will have the following objectives:

1. Highlight emerging science and innovations on the Climate-Agriculture nexus, focusing on agricultural landscapes and food systems

2. Showcase experiences and lessons in science-policy interactions fostering accelerated up-take of CSA

3. Examine circumstance-specific conditions for success for CSA within Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) & the Paris Climate Agreement

4. Networking and opening or consolidation opportunities for collaboration and alliances on CSA.

5. Stimulate dialogue between scientists and practitioners (policy makers, business, civil society, farmers, etc.).

Johannesburg, South Africa

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For early registration and for information on submitting Abstract visit website :or email organisersSubmission of Abstracts closes: 30 August 2017 Deadline for early bird registration: 20 August 2017.

 
Conference on Soil Quality for Food Security and Healthy Life
12 December 2017 10.00

The 13th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS) December 12-15. Good soil quality is required for food security and healthy life of world population. The Conference aims to provide advanced scientific information on the researches in soil quality and capacity for crop production. The conference will provide a better understanding of the attributes of soil quality and the way of improving soil and associated environmental quality for sustainable food security and healthy life of East, Southeast Asia as well as world population. Abstract submission deadline: 13 October 2017. 
Read more (website is currently still being developed).

http://www.esafs2017.com

NongNoochTropical Garden, Pattaya, Chonburi, Thailand

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Email the organisers for advanced details on how to register, until the website is fully active. .

 
Conference on Soil Quality for Food Security and Healthy Life
12 December 2017 10.00

The 13th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS) December 12-15. Good soil quality is required for food security and healthy life of world population. The Conference aims to provide advanced scientific information on the researches in soil quality and capacity for crop production. The conference will provide a better understanding of the attributes of soil quality and the way of improving soil and associated environmental quality for sustainable food security and healthy life of East, Southeast Asia as well as world population. Abstract submission deadline: 13 October 2017. 
Read more (website is currently still being developed).

NongNoochTropical Garden, Pattaya, Chonburi, Thailand

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Email the organisers for advanced details on how to register, until the website is fully active. .

 
TAA AGM, Honours Awards & Presentations, Annual Reunion
13 December 2017 17.00 The TAA's Annual General Meeting, award of Honours and presentations by awardees will be followed by our Annual Reunion social evening. The cash bar will be open. Details will be posted in due course.   Royal Over-seas League,Park Place, St James's Street, London SW1A 1LR, United Kingdom

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There will be a charge to cover room hire and a fork supper.  
TAA South-West meeting & AGM
04 January 2018 10.00

TAA SW annual meeting, presentations and lunch, details to be advised. Please keep the dat open.

Exeter Golf & Country Club Topsham Road, Exeter EX2 7AE

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Bookings via SW Secretary Ray Bartlett:   
Training: Using Participatory Action Research to Improve Development Practice
22 January 2018 09.00

The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) announces their five-day course (22-26 Jan 2018) on Participatory Action Research (PAR). This will provide participants with the conceptual and practical tools to design and carry out PAR. They will learn about a range of methods and develop their ideas into a detailed plan that they will be able to put into action on returning to their organisation. Click here for more details.

Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 9RE, UK.

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Contact R Douglass for more information, register on the website...

 
3rd ECHO Pastoralist Symposium, Kenya
06 March 2018 09.00

ECHO East Africa is an institutional member of TAA. They welcome you to join their third pastoralism symposium, scheduled for 6th-8th March 2018. More details will be available later.

Sportsman's Arms Hotel, Nanyuki, Kenya

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Contact Erwin Kinsey to register.

 
1st International Conference on Water Security
17 June 2018 10,00

This conference, 17-20 June 2018, will allow academics, thinkers and practitioners from around the world to present, discuss and highlight the key issues and directions from a scientific perspective, including data needs, and how data can be acquired, successful public and private sector business models in different settings, and what the knowledge gaps are. The conference provides a forum for in-person meetings to complement the journal Water Security, which focuses on review and synthesis articles covering the field. Oral, poster and workshop abstracts are invited on the conference topics and should be submitted using the online abstract submission system.

Hyatt Regency Toronto, Toronto, Canada

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Earlyregistration by 23 March 2018.

 
21st World Congress of Soil Science (WCSS)
12 August 2018 10.00 The theme will be "Soils to feed and fuel the world. The WCSS is the main event of the International Union of Soil Science. It takes place every four years and is open to all members of the IUSS and other participants. For further information on congress website  RioCentro Exhibition and Convention Centre, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 12-17 August 2018

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Contact Flavio Camargo, Vice President Congress.