2013

Date

Event

Organizer (location)

17 to 19 January

Malnutrition

Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (berlin, Germany)

11-Feb

Informal Consultation with FAO Committee on World Food Security Stakeholders on Hunger, Food Security and Nutrition in the post-2015 Development Agenda

FAO (Rome, Italy)

15-Feb

Science Day at BioFach Congress

Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) (Nuremberg, Germany)

15-Feb

Organic Agriculture & Food Security at BioFach Congress

IFOAM (Nuremberg, (Germany)

15-Feb

Surprising New Partnerships for the Organic Movement at BioFach Congress

IFOAM (Nuremberg, (Germany)

16 to 17 February

Global Major Groups and Stakeholders Forum (GMGSF)

UNEP (Nairobi, Kenya)

18 to 22 February

The First Universal Session of the UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum

UNEP (Nairobi, Kenya)

11 to 15 March

High-level Meeting on National Drought Policy (HMNDP) - Towards More Drought Resilient Societies

Agricultural Meteorology Programme (AgMP-WMO , Geneva, Switzerland)

14 to 15 March

First session of the General Assembly Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals

UNGA (New York, USA)

18 to 19 March

Sustainable Assessment for Food and Agriculture Systems (SAFA)  Practitioners and Partners Workshop

FAO (Rome, Italy)

18 to 22 March

1st International Conference on Organic Agricultural Research and Training in West Africa

West African Network for Organic Agriculture Research & Training (Sierra Leone)

20 to 22 March

Advancing the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda

The Berlin Civil Society Center (Bonn, Germany)

21 to 23 March

Technical workshop on ecosystem-based approaches for adaptation to climate change

UNFCCC Nairobi Work Program (Dar es Salaam)

22-Mar

Organic Agriculture – An Ecosystem-Based & People-Centered Approach to Climate Change Adaptation & Resilience at UNFCCC

IFOAM (Dar es Salaam)

25 to 26 March

9th CAADP Partnership Platform Meeting

African Union Commission (Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia)

4-Apr

High-level Leadership Meeting on the Global Thematic Consultation on Food and Nutrition in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

FAO & WFP (Madrid, Spain)

9 to 12 April

2nd Scientific Conference

UNCCD (Bonn, Germany)

15 to 19 April

CGRFA 14

FAO (Rome, Italy)

17 to 19

Second Session of the General Assembly Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals

UNGA (New York, USA)

29 April to 3 May

First Part of the Second Session of the Ad hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action

UNFCCC (Bonn, Germany)

13 to 15 May

The International Conference on Forests for Food Security and Nutrition

FAO (Rome, Italy)

19 to 23 May

Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

ISDR (Geneva, Switzerland)

22 to 24 May

Third Session of the General Assembly Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals

UNGA (New York, USA)

1-Jun

Resilient Urban Food Systems Forum at Resilient Cities 2013

ICLEI (Bonn, Germany)

3 to 14 June

SBI 38, SBSTA 38 and ADP 2 part 2

UNFCCC (Bonn, Germany)

2 to 3 July

1st East African Organic Agriculture Conference

UNEP-UNCTAD (Dar es Salaam, Tanzania)

10 to 12 September

Agro-Ecology and Organic Systems Conference

SOCLA & IFOAM (Lima, Peru)

25

Special Event on the Millennium Development Goals

UNGA (New York, USA)

29-Sept to 2-Oct.

First International Conference on Global Food Security

Elsevier (Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands)

5 to 6 October

CFS Civil Society Mechanism Meeting

FAO (Rome, Italy)

7 to 11 Oct.

Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

FAO (Rome, Italy)

11 to 22 November

CoP19

UNFCCC (Warsaw, Poland)

16 to 17 November

Global Landscapes Forum at CoP19

CGIAR (Warsaw, Poland)

TBA

Climate Knowledge Day at CoP19

FAO (Warsaw, Poland)

TBA

Land Day at CoP19

UNCCD (Warsaw, Poland)

13 to 15 November

International Conference on Nutrition +21: Better Nutrition- Better Lives

FAO / WHO (Rome, Italy)

TBA

Joint Ministerial Conference of Agriculture and Trade

African Union Commission (Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia)