skip to primary navigationskip to content

CambPlants Hub

Plants for Food, Energy, Materials, Health and Eco-systems

Studying at Cambridge

 

Seminar on Global Food Security to 2050

When May 14, 2015
from 02:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Where Hughes Hall, Pavilion Room, Wollaston Road, Cambridge CB1 2EW
Contact Name
Add event to calendar vCal
iCal

The seminar is being organised by Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA) East Anglia Branch and the Cambridge Humanitarian Centre, in collaboration with CambPlants, Cambridge Conservation Forum (CCF) and the University's Global Food Security strategic initiative (GFS).

‘Assuring food security to 2050, including implications for climate change and biodiversity loss’

 

Two presentations will be made:

(a) Dr Bojana Bazjelj (Cambridge University Engineering Dept) on managing the demand side and

(b) Prof Amir Kassam (TAA member, University of Reading & UN Food & Agriculture Organisation - FAO) and Dr Gottlieb Basch (University of Evora, Portugal) on ensuring sustainable agriculture from the supply side.

Abstracts of the presentations are given here.

To reserve a place at the seminar, please go to the Event Page 

 

Contact Keith Virgo at for more details. 

More information about this event…