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International Technical Webinar

Wednesday 27 May 2020, 14:30 - 16:00 Europe/Rome

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Ms Federica Matteoli, Natural Resources Officer  at  FAO
Mr Damiano Lucchetti, Biologist specialized in Biodiversity and Sustainable Development
Mr Philippe  Lemanceau,  Senior  Scientist  at  the French  National  Institute  for Agriculture, Food, and Environment (INRAE)
Ms Cristina Petracchi, Leader of the FAO eLearning Academy

Objectives of the session

  • Define the risks and uncertainties brought by climate change
  • Recognize the loss of biodiversity caused by climate change
  • Illustrate examples of climate-smart agriculture as a response to increasing climate change issues

Webinar Partners

Agreenium - l'Institut agronomique, vétérinaire et forestier de France
AgroParisTech - Institut des sciences et industries du vivant et de l'environnement 
CIHEAM - International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies
CIRAD - Agricultural Research Centre for International Development
CREA - Council for Agricultural Research and Economics
FFI - Future Food Institute
IFAD - International Fund for Agricultural Development 
IGNOU - Indira Gandhi National Open University
INRA - Institut national de la recherche agronomique
Montpellier SupAgro - Institut national d'études supérieures agronomiques de Montpellier
NEPAD - New Partnership for Africa’s Development
SUN Movement - Scaling Up Nutrition Movement
UNDP - United Nations Development Programme
UNESCAP - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
WFP - World Food Programme