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Expires: 30 Oct 2020

The Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza will run an online course from 19 to 30 October 2020 on livestock and climate change.

The course will cover:

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Expires: 30 Oct 2020

The Oxford Centre for Tropical Forests will host a webinar on 30 October 2020 on recent collaborative research to identify priority...

Expires: 30 Oct 2020

The Food Systems Handbook team is holding a roundtable discussion on 30 October 2020 to...

Expires: 30 Oct 2020

50by40, a coalition of organisations dedicated to cutting the global production and consumption of animal products by 50% by 2040, is hiring a Head of...

Expires: 31 Oct 2020

The Campaign to Protect Rural England Oxfordshire is seeking a Treasurer and several Trustees to contribute towards decisions on strategy and...

Expires: 31 Oct 2020

International food sustainability organisation FAI Farms is advertising two jobs to contribute to its mission of creating practical solutions...

Expires: 2 Nov 2020

On 2 to 4 November 2020, Wageningen Economic Research at Wageningen University & Research will hold a series of three lunchtime webinars on the rapidly changing world order, the...

Expires: 3 Nov 2020

On 3 November 2020, the Financial Times will hold a global digital conference on how to finance and deliver urgent food systems transformation in a...

Expires: 5 Nov 2020

Please join us on 5 November 2020 for a conversation with Pierre-Marie Aubert, IDDRI, and Izabella Teixeira, International Resource Panel and Brazil's former Minister of the Environment (2010-16...

Expires: 8 Nov 2020

UK sustainability consultancy 3Keel is hiring a principal or senior consultant to expand its Climate Change practice area. The role will include...

Expires: 16 Nov 2020

The call for abstracts is open for papers and workshops for the “Global food systems in local contexts” virtual symposium. This event will be held on 16 to 19 February 2021 by the...

Expires: 22 Nov 2020

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations is hiring a Director for its Land and Water Division, to plan, develop and implement the FAO’s programme and policies in the...

Expires: 30 Nov 2020

The journal Sustainability is inviting papers for a special issue, “Animal Welfare and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals”. 

Papers should focus on...

Expires: 1 Dec 2020

FCRN member Professor Susanne Freidberg is advertising a fully-funded PhD position in the area of sustainability and agro-food supply chains at the...

Expires: 20 Dec 2020

This online course, developed by EIT Food, will explore how technology and digitalisation can change how the food system operates, reducing waste...

Expires: 21 Dec 2020

This online course, developed by EIT Food, will explore the science and benefits of two well-known diets: the Mediterranean and Okinawa diets. ...

Expires: 27 Dec 2020

This online course, developed by EIT Food, will discuss the regulations, data, and logos on food packaging. The course will cover:

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Expires: 6 Jan 2021

The Marine Stewardship Council is inviting fisheries, scientists, NGOs and postgraduates to apply for grants from its Ocean...

Expires: 31 Jan 2021

The Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering at Newcastle University is advertising a PhD studentship on minimising the cyber risks of smart farming technologies via blockchain...