How do we ensure a healthy and sustainable diet for our growing world population? How should agriculture adapt – or stay the same – to support the Sustainable Development Goals? The SDG Academy course Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability, relaunching February 11, 2019, on edX, tackles these questions and more.

In this course, you will take a deep dive into the agriculture sector, which is at the heart of issues such as food security, malnutrition, ecosystem management, and the responsible production and consumption of food. You’ll also explore how food systems, technological advancement in food production, rural development, and more impact the mission of sustainably feeding the billions of people on our planet. Learn more about the course and enroll: http://bit.ly/FeedingthePlanet

Key Dates:

January 6 - 9: 2018-2019 International Soils Meeting

Mid-January: Launch of the report of the EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health

January 29 - 31: FarmTech 2019

February 27 - March 1: 4th International Congress Hidden Hunger

March 19 - 20: World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit

March 19 - 22: International Forum on Water Scarcity in Agriculture

 

 

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