Events - Thursday, 14 February 2013

TUNZA International Youth Conference on the Environment

This meeting will be attended by young people, from the ages of 15-24, and convene under the theme of health and environment.  

dates: 10-14 February 2013   location: Nairobi, Kenya  

Second International Conference on Water Resources and Environmental Management (ICWRE 2013)

This conference will convene around the theme “Water, Food, Energy Security and Climate Change,” and discussions will be organized around sub-themes including: water for sustainable future; global water security; water supply and sanitation; integrated water resources management (IWRM); and environment, water and health. The conference is being organized by Global Institute for Water, Environment, and Health (GIWEH), based in Geneva, Switzerland, and the Mohamadia School for Engineers, Rabat, Morocco, in partnership with UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education. It is convening in collaboration with the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), among others.  

dates: 12-14 February 2013   location: Marrakesh, Morocco  

36th Session of IFAD's Governing Council

The 36th Session of the Governing Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will focus on the theme "The power of partnerships in advancing smallholder agriculture in developing countries". Partnerships serve smallholder farmers in many ways from expanding their operations cost-effectively to providing access to knowledge, research and technology.  

dates: 13-14 February 2013   location: Rome, Italy