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We publicise opportunities that are relevant to food sustainability, including jobs, events, courses, funding, collaboration, calls for conference abstracts, competitions and more. If you have an opportunity that you like us to advertise, please email us here.

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Supermarket Asda is hiring an experienced sustainability manager to deliver sustainable sourcing commitments across key commodities including 2020 deforestation commitments, develop...

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The second conference of Oxford’s Livestock, Environment and People (LEAP) project will bring together researchers working on multiple aspects...

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Packaging company Tetra Pak is hiring an advisor in food safety and environment to implement regulatory requirements, provide coaching and training, and ensure continuous improvement...

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At this event on 12 December 2019, run by Forward Fooding and Thought For Food, there will be...

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The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research at the University of Manchester is looking for a Research Associate in Circular Economy. The...

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At this talk on 20 December 2019, Amanda Wood (researcher at the Stockholm Resilience Centre and contributor to the...

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UK social enterprise Nourish Our World is hiring a communications consultant (in a voluntary role). Nourish Our World educates secondary school students on food security and climate...

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This online course, developed by EIT Food, will consider the biological, neuroscientific and social aspects of so-called “superfoods”. Topics...

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Chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut is hiring a sustainability reporting manager to manage key financial analytics, support...

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The call for abstracts is open for the LCA Food 2020 conference on topics relating to life cycle assessment of food and this year’s conference theme, “Towards sustainable agri-food...

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The Stanford Centre for Ocean Solutions is hiring a research associate to lead research on key initiatives including: Oceans &...

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This conference on 7 to 9 January 2020 has the theme “Growing a healthy society”. Speakers will include Minette Batters (NFU President), Henry Dimbleby (leader of the UK’s National...

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This symposium on the challenges in reducing food waste, organised by Nottingham Trent University, focuses on the REAMIT project (Improving Resource...

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The call for papers is open for the...

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The Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics will run a summer school on 26 to 29 July 2020, at St Stephen’s House, University of Oxford, on...

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The first run of the free EIT Food online course ”How is Food Made? Understanding Processed Food” started on Monday 21 October 2019, and will be...

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This conference, running from 22 to 24 January 2020, will focus on the impact of projected environmental change on health and human wellbeing in West Africa. The conference includes a...

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Organisations are invited to create a vision of the regenerative and nourishing food system that they aspire to create by the year 2050. Prizes of up to $200,000 for each winner are...

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The Food for Good Challenge, run by the FAMAE family foundation, is inviting individuals or organisations to develop innovative solutions...

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Editors Ilija Djekic, Sergiy Smetana and Walter Leal Filho are inviting contributions to the upcoming Springer publication "Handbook of climate change across the food supply chain"....

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Abstracts are invited for the 18th conference of RAMIRAN, the Recycling of Agricultural, Municipal and Industrial Residues in Agriculture Network, which will be held on 14 to 17...