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August 2020

Webinar: Localising the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Lessons from South Africa

August 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Details Title: Localising the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Lessons from South Africa Date: Aug 4, 2020 Time: 2:00 PM CAT Register Here About The webinar will seek to explore the South African SDG landscape, with inputs from National departments, Metropolitan Municipalities, Intermediary Cities, and practitioners, in order to draw out some key learnings and insights that could be applied elsewhere to inspire localisation of the SDGs across the African continent. Reflecting on the South African SDG localisation experience to date…

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Conference: Week on Water for Development in August 2020

August 24 - August 28

Details Event: Week on Water for Development (WW4D) - Dates: 24 to 28 August 2020 Organizer: German development cooperation (GIZ) WW4D is also part of SIWI’s Stockholm World Water Week at home 2020 For more information and to register click here About How does climate change impact the quantity and quality of water? What are innovative finance mechanisms in the urban sanitation sector? And what is the role of Water Operator’s Partnerships in providing technical assistance in developing countries? Those…

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September 2020

AGRF Virtual Summit

September 8 - September 11

About What: Tenth Annual Summit of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) Theme: Feed the Cities, Grow the Continent: Leveraging Urban Food Markets to Achieve Sustainable Food Systems in Africa Date: 8-11 September 2020 To register and learn more click here Details In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tenth Annual Summit of the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF), which brings together over thousands of delegates from governments, the civil society, the private sector, research community and development partners will…

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Water and Energy for Food Grand Challenge (WE4F): Introductory Week

September 8 - September 12

Join the Water and Energy for Food Grand Challenge (WE4F) on September 8th for a week chock full of insights, exchanges, and throwbacks. About this Event The sessions will focus on the creation of the new program WE4F and the successes and challenges of its predecessors, Securing Water for Food Grand Challenge (SWFF) and Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge (PAEGC). WE4F is a joint international initiative of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Foreign Ministry of the Netherlands, Sweden…

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Virtual workshop for African early career researchers

September 9 - September 10

Details Date: 9 - 10 September 2020 For more information and to apply click here About Background Future Earth will support Early Career Researchers (ECRs) from Africa to join consortium proposals for the Belmont Forum Collaborative Research Action (CRA) on Transdisciplinary Research for Pathways to Sustainability by organising a virtual capacity building workshop on 09 - 10 September 2020. The workshop will bring together approximately 30 ECRs and 5 mid-to-late-career researchers. The event is organized in collaboration with the Future…

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PAU Scholarships Application Platform

September 16 @ 8:00 am - September 25 @ 11:59 pm

The Pan African University is an initiative of the Heads of State and Government of the African Union. It is a Premier continental university network whose mission is to provide quality postgraduate education geared towards the achievement of a prosperous, integrated and peaceful Africa. Young, qualified, talented and enterprising applicants from African countries and the African Diaspora are invited to apply to join Masters or PhD degree programmes at any of the following four PAU institutes listed below. Candidates with…

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International Conference on Sustainable Development

September 20 @ 3:00 pm - September 23 @ 7:00 pm

Registration for International Conference on Sustainable Development 2020 is open! Registration is completely free for all. We have 14 sessions you can attend across 2 days; 10 “Plenary and Parallel” sessions and 4 “Poster Sessions.” Each has a separate registration window; you are welcome to register for as many sessions as you like. For more details on the full program, scroll below. Detailed parallel and poster session schedules. To help you get comfortable with our conference software Remo, we have developed…

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Conference on Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystems (WEFE) Nexus scientific advances in the Mediterranean region

September 22 - September 23

*COVID 19 event changes: due to the coronavirus crisis, the conference has been postponed to May 2021 - a new date will be communicated in due course* The 2020 WEFE Nexus Science Advances Conference is organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), the Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA) and the Cyprus Institute to address the role of science as a driver of innovation and its interface with the policymaking…

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Join the WE4F Regional Innovation Hub Virtual Kickoff Calls

September 28 @ 2:00 pm - September 29 @ 1:00 pm

Starting September 28th, WE4F’s Regional Innovation Hubs (RIHs) will host four virtual kick-offs.  The hubs work with innovators, investors, and other partners to provide technical and/or financial assistance, improve enabling environments, and develop other regional activities. Each RIH will discuss the countries they cover, their operations, and what comes next. earn more about each hub and find out how to become a partner here.

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October 2020

Club of Rome Global Youth Summit 2020

October 3 @ 1:00 pm - October 7 @ 5:00 pm

Global Youth Summit & Engagement Program Applications and Nominations are open for participants It is undeniable that we are in the midst of an unprecedented time in global history. Our planetary boundaries are approaching and, in some cases, surpassed their limits, global economic and financial systems are no longer accessible for many, and the polarization of our political systems is creating mistrust in our governments as a functional avenue to avoid these wicked and intertwined problems that are putting our…

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