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We publicise opportunities that are relevant to food sustainability, including jobs, events, courses, funding, collaboration, calls for conference abstracts, competitions and more. If you have an opportunity that you like us to advertise, please email us here.

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21 hours 52 min

GlobalMeatNews will host a conference on the latest developments and barriers in the rapidly expanding plant-based protein market,...

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21 hours 52 min

The US think tank Post Carbon Institute will hold a webinar on how the food system can be redesigned to become highly localised,...

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2 days 21 hours

UK- based cross-disciplinary research programme Ensemble is offering funding for projects on digital technology and soils. Two...

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2 days 21 hours

Eight PhD positions are available through the European Union’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions programme, at various institutions. The programme aims to provide sound scientifically...

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3 days 21 hours

The Open Food Network UK, an open source platform co-operative connecting producers, food hubs and customers online, is running a survey...

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4 days 21 hours

The UK’s Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA) is hiring a Community Manager to deliver membership services to the SRA’s membership base of food...

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4 days 21 hours

The Future Food Awards 2019, run by Speciality Food Magazine and The FoodTalk Radio Show in...

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1 week 21 hours

This short course on 3 July 2019 offers those working in the food system an understanding of the basics of food systems, detailing the key challenges faced at the local and global...

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1 week 1 day

This short course on 4 July 2019 will address ways of intervening in complex adaptive food systems. It will introduce different approaches to multilevel change in the food system and...

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1 week 2 days

US-based alternative proteins company Impossible Foods is hiring a digital marketing and communications manager to manage email, social media...

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1 week 5 days

This summer school, hosted by the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, will run from 8 to 12 July 2019. It will offer an overview...

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2 weeks 2 days

This symposium, on 12 to 14 July 2019 at St Catherine’s College, Oxford, will examine the links between power and food.

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FCRN member Mark Measures will run a workshop on soil nutrient management on 12 July 2019. It will include a discussion on the different soil analysis techniques including Base-Cation...

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Online retailer Amazon is hiring a food sustainability programme manager to implement goals around sustainable sourcing in Amazon’s food...

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2 weeks 3 days

Grocery chain Albertsons Companies is hiring a sustainability analyst to gather auditable Corporate Social Responsibility...

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2 weeks 6 days

This event on 16 July 2019 will explore how food and drink businesses can use alternative  business models to have greater social impact. The event is hosted by...

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3 weeks 2 days

Food waste company Too Good To Go is hiring a Global Public Affairs Manager to support the development of its work in Belgium and to...

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3 weeks 2 days

This workshop, hosted by the University of Cambridge and Cambridge Makespace, will provide space, tools, guidance and support needed for teams...

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1 month 5 days

Cardiff University is offering a full-time MSc course in Food Politics and Sustainability.

The course addresses three key dimensions:

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1 month 6 days

The call for abstracts is open for the second Livestock, Environment and People (LEAP) conference, which will bring together researchers...

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1 month 6 days

The Cabot Institute for the Environment at the University of Bristol is running a Masters by Research on Global Environmental Challenges....

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1 month 1 week

Startups working in food or agriculture, particularly those with a focus on sustainability or social impact, are invited to apply for the ...

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1 month 3 weeks

The Swedish International Agriculture Network Initiative (SIANI) is offering funding for Expert Groups, which are cross-sector working groups...

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2 months 1 week

Registration is open for the 2019 Planetary Health Alliance Annual Meeting, which will be held on 4 to 6 September 2019 at Stanford University. The conference’s overarching objective...

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2 months 2 weeks

This workshop, part of the British Council’s Researcher Links scheme, seeks to address transparency in...

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2 months 3 weeks

The Internet of Food Things Network Plus, led by the University of Lincoln, will hold a conference on 17 September 2019.

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3 months 2 days

The Agriculture & Food Summit, which will be hosted by US politics and policy news organisation POLITICO...

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3 months 4 weeks

The 2019 annual conference of the UK research programme N8 Agrifood will be held on 22 and 23 October 2019 with the theme ‘Celebrating N8 AgriFood: Creating Solutions for a Sustainable...

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4 months 1 week

FCRN members Christian Reynolds, Sarah Bridle and Ximena Schmidt are among the guest editors of a special issue of the journal ...

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5 months 1 week

The Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) at the University of Manchester will hold a half-day event on 5 December 2019 to celebrate...