Knowledge for better food systems

Third International Conference of the Global Research Forum on Sustainable Production and Consumption

This year’s theme is: Sustainable Lifestyles, Livelihoods and the Circular Economy

27-29 June 2017, Brighton, UK

The Global Research Forum invites session and paper proposals for its third international conference on the theme of "Sustainable Lifestyles, Livelihoods and the Circular Economy," hosted by the Institute of Development Studies and the Science Policy Research Unit (SPRU) at the University of Sussex. The conference will convene researchers, development practitioners, policymakers and representatives from business, government and civil society to explore paths to sustainable production and consumption through the synergies and tensions among the circular economy, sustainable lifestyles and livelihoods, and their implications for the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Contributions for individual papers & posters are welcomed (deadline 1 December 2016).

Detailed call for contributions and proposal submission instructions are available on the conference webpage.