Event

GLF Biodiversity

GLF Biodiversity Digital Conference: One World – One Health

October 28 – 29, 2020

Human transformation of Earth’s landscapes is driving biodiversity loss, climate change and the emergence of pandemics such as COVID-19, which is a stark reminder of the links between human, animal and environmental health. As the world prepares to ‘build back better’, new approaches are coming to the fore as a way of balancing competing land use demands, conserving the biodiversity and restoring planetary, and human, health.

Read the concept note

Crop Trust & Food Forever Sessions

Side Session – 28 October 2020, 16:00-17:30 CEST

Speakers:

  • Charlotte Lusty, Crop Trust
  • Desterio Nyamongo, KALRO
  • Lavernee Gueco, University of the Philippines – Los Banos
  • Vania Azevedo, ICRISAT

Lightning talk by Nelissa Jamora, Crop Trust

 

Speakers:

  • Filippo Bassi, ICARDA
  • Alejandro Argumedo, International Network of Mountain Indigenous Peoples (INMIP)
  • Maria Andrade, CIP
  • Shivali Sharma, ICRISAT

Lightning talk by Maarten van Zonneveld, World Vegetable Center

Launch of the Chefs’ Manifesto Podcast, with Paul Newnham, SDG2 Advocacy Hub.

Plenary Session – 28 October 2020, 20:15-21:00 CEST

 

Speakers:

  • Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank
  • Kent Nnadozie, International Plant Treaty – FAO
  • Susan Bragdon, Oxfam Novib
  • Mildred Crawford, Caribbean Network of Rural Women Producers
  • HE Mercedes Araoz, former Vice President of Peru
  • Pablo Vargas, Britt

Lightning talks by Sir Peter Crane, Oak Spring Garden Foundation, and Marie Haga, IFAD.

Plenary – 29 October 2020, 14:30-15:15 CEST

Thought leaders in biodiversity: Building trust in the future

Speech by Stefan Schmitz, Crop Trust Executive Director

View the full agenda

Join us online on 28-29 October to learn how scientists, environmental practitioners, policymakers, banks, private corporations, Indigenous Peoples, local communities can “build back better” to restore the Earth.

Register now

News

Filter by
  • News
  • Social
Blog

Perfecting the Potato, With Help From Peru’s Farmers

Read More
Press Release

Crop Trust and CIP Announce New Disease-Proof Potato

Read More
Event

World Food Day 2021

Read More
Blog

The Future of Food is Wild

Read More
Blog

Announcing Support to Back up Crop Collections in the Svalbard Global Seed Vault

Read More
Blog

Biodiversity for Food Security: A BOLD Approach

Read More
Press Release

Banking on Crop Diversity for Food Security in the Face of Climate Change

Read More
Blog

Regaining Momentum for Agrobiodiversity Conservation at the UN Food Systems Summit

Read More
Blog

Genebanks have safely stored seeds crucial for food security for decades, study finds

Read More
Press Release

Crop Trust and WorldVeg Join Efforts to Bring More Vegetables to the Table

Read More
Event

United Nations Food Systems Summit 2021

Read More
Event

Second International Agrobiodiversity Congress

Read More
Blog

Greener Grows the Alfalfa in Chile

Read More
Blog

Time to Act: Natural Disasters Underscore Climate Emergency

Read More