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Crop Diversity Day 2022


27 Sep 2022
Bonn, Germany
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Food Security and Crop Diversity: Actionable Solutions for a Healthy World

While the climate crisis engulfs the world, the ongoing conflict in Ukraine is having a devastating effect on our global food supply. The world needs actionable solutions that can be scaled up fast. Seeds are a crucial part of those solutions.

Join us for an evening of dialogue and networking, and connect with policymakers and scientists in lively debate on the critical challenges facing our food systems.

Date: 27 September 2022

Time: 5:00 - 8:00 PM

Location: Bonn, Germany

Key Speakers:

  • Dr. Ursula Sautter, Deputy Mayor, Federal City of Bonn
  • Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun, Professor for economic and technological change, President of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences of the Vatican and Member of the Executive Board of the Crop Trust
  • Prof. Dr. Anna-Katharina Hornidge, Director, German Institute of Development and Sustainability
  • Thomas Meier, Head of Division, Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture
  • Dr. Marc Nolting, Global Agenda for Food and Nutrition Security, Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit GIZ
  • Prof. Dr. Claudia Warning, International Centre for Sustainable Development, Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, University of Applied Sciences
  • Prof. Dr. Jan Börner, Economics of Sustainable Land Use and Bioeconomy, University of Bonn
  • Prof. Dr. Thomas Döring, Agroecology and Organic Farming, University of Bonn
  • Prof. Dr. Lisa Freudenberger, Centre for Development Research, University of Bonn
  • Prof. Dr. Maximilian Weigend, Biodiversity of Plants, Director of the Botanical Gardens, University of Bonn
  • Dr. Stefan Schmitz, Executive Director, Crop Trust, Bonn


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