Knowledge for better food systems

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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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Submissions are open for contributions (sessions or workshops) to the World Biodiversity Forum 2020, which will be held in Davos on 23 to 28 February 2019.

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The NIHR Obesity Policy Research Unit at University College London is hiring a research assistant to conduct...

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Cellular Agriculture UK will host a meetup for business-minded people who are interested in cellular agriculture on 23 July 2019 in London. The...

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The Food Foundation (a London-based think tank) is hiring a manager to oversee the day-to-day running of its office and manage the project...

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This event, run by ONE WORLD (which helps organisations to scale up their social impact), will offer live demonstrations of food products...

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The Planetary Health Alliance at the Harvard T.H. Chan of Public Health is hiring a staff assistant/programme coordinator to provide...

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Coventry University is advertising a funded PhD studentship on the topic “De-commodifying agriculture – a critical hindsight and foresight analysis of one of the world’s oldest CSAs...

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

The course addresses three key dimensions:

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

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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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The US-based non-profit Milken Institute is hiring a director of food, nutrition and sustainability to identify and research leading...

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The IPM (Integrated Pest Management) Institute of North America is hiring a project manager to provide leadership and oversight of the...

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US-based milk marketing cooperative Dairy Farmers of America is hiring a sustainability analyst to gather sustainability measurements for...

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US restaurant chain Snooze is hiring a director of sustainability to shape Snooze’s strategy, execution and commitment to sustainability....

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The US-based Campbell Soup Company is hiring a manager for its sustainable agriculture programme. The role involves managing sustainable...

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Unilever is hiring an Environmental Sustainability Scientist to provide sustainability expertise and life cycle thinking in support of product innovation, supply chain management and...

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Unilever is hiring an Environmental Sustainability Scientist to conduct research on environmental sustainability, including the evaluation and development of new scientific approaches...

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

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Impact Terra, a Myanmar-based startup that produces digital tools for smallholder farmers, is hiring a Director of Operations for South East...

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Bethan Mead, Postdoctoral Research Associate at the University of Liverpool, is running an online survey  about fruit and vegetable growing, health, nature and diet as part of the...

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The Alternative Protein & Dairy Summit will be held in Amsterdam on 26 to 28 August 2019. The summit is a networking event for all entities in the alternative protein and...

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The call for abstracts is open for the 8th Global Nitrogen Conference, which will be held in Berlin on 3 to 7 May 2020. Topics of interest include:

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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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On 5 September 2019, the FCRN/Food Foundation project Plating Up Progress? will hold a multi-stakeholder conference in London for...

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

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1 month 3 weeks

Expressions of interest are open for the next Frontiers of Engineering Development symposium, which will take place on 26 to 29 November 2019 in Madagascar, hosted by the...

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1 month 4 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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2 months 1 week

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

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2 months 1 week

Berlin-based seed fund Purple Orange Ventures is running the Entrepreneurial Scientist & Engineer Fellowship programme, which provides...

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2 months 3 weeks

The call for abstracts is open for the 2020 conference of the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA), which will take...

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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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3 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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4 months 2 days

This conference, run by Innovation Forum, will debate and showcase real world solutions to the most pressing and urgent challenges in...

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4 months 2 weeks

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