Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Agenda

International symposium "Land-Water-Food Nexus: Towards sustainable food production in China & other regions"

Date: 08 May 2018
Location: Wageningen

The conference is organised in the framework of the large-scale research programme on 'Sustainable Natural Resource Management for Adequate and Safe Food Provision (SURE+')', which aims to establish a sustainable Virtual Centre of Expertise of leading international researchers on the food-water-land nexus. It is financed by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), China.

Objectives

The objectives are:

  1. to exchange knowledge on and discuss recent developments in research on the food-water-land nexus, with a special emphasis on China as a key player in global food security;
  2. to strengthen cooperation between social and natural scientists in research on the governance of natural resources and environmental management of food systems.

Registration deadline: 29 April 2018

Email: sure.conference2018@wur.nl

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