Knowledge for better food systems

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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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The School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Anglia is advertising a vacancy for a senior research...

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AB Sugar, together with WaterAid and the...

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Five PhD studentships in international agricultural development are available through the...

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This talk on 20 June 2019, hosted by the George Institute for Global Health, will consider how urban authorities can use systems...

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14 hours 20 min

This talk, hosted by Impact Hub King's Cross, will explore how climate change will affect food production and ask how the food system...

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4 days 14 hours

The ADAPTtoCLIMATE conference will be held on 24 to 25 June 2019. The conference will discuss the impacts of climate change as well as adaptation strategies. Specific topics will...

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Food Tech Matters, an innovation and investment event, will run on 25 and 26 June 2019. The event is aimed at both investors and startups in the food tech area. Startups will have the...

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5 days 14 hours

This 2-hour briefing event, hosted by the University of Cambridge’s Institute for Manufacturing, will consider how food companies...

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6 days 14 hours

GlobalMeatNews will host a conference on the latest developments and barriers in the rapidly expanding plant-based protein market,...

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The US think tank Post Carbon Institute will hold a webinar on how the food system can be redesigned to become highly localised,...

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1 week 1 day

UK- based cross-disciplinary research programme Ensemble is offering funding for projects on digital technology and soils. Two...

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The Open Food Network UK, an open source platform co-operative connecting producers, food hubs and customers online, is running a survey...

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1 week 3 days

The Future Food Awards 2019, run by Speciality Food Magazine and The FoodTalk Radio Show in...

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1 week 6 days

This short course on 3 July 2019 offers those working in the food system an understanding of the basics of food systems, detailing the key challenges faced at the local and global...

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2 weeks 14 hours

This short course on 4 July 2019 will address ways of intervening in complex adaptive food systems. It will introduce different approaches to multilevel change in the food system and...

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US-based alternative proteins company Impossible Foods is hiring a digital marketing and communications manager to manage email, social media...

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This symposium, on 12 to 14 July 2019 at St Catherine’s College, Oxford, will examine the links between power and food.

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FCRN member Mark Measures will run a workshop on soil nutrient management on 12 July 2019. It will include a discussion on the different soil analysis techniques including Base-Cation...

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Online retailer Amazon is hiring a food sustainability programme manager to implement goals around sustainable sourcing in Amazon’s food...

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Grocery chain Albertsons Companies is hiring a sustainability analyst to gather auditable Corporate Social Responsibility...

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This workshop, hosted by the University of Cambridge and Cambridge Makespace, will provide space, tools, guidance and support needed for teams...

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1 month 1 week

Cardiff University is offering a full-time MSc course in Food Politics and Sustainability.

The course addresses three key dimensions:

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The call for abstracts is open for the second Livestock, Environment and People (LEAP) conference, which will bring together researchers...

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1 month 1 week

The Cabot Institute for the Environment at the University of Bristol is running a Masters by Research on Global Environmental Challenges....

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1 month 2 weeks

Startups working in food or agriculture, particularly those with a focus on sustainability or social impact, are invited to apply for the ...

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2 months 2 weeks

Registration is open for the 2019 Planetary Health Alliance Annual Meeting, which will be held on 4 to 6 September 2019 at Stanford University. The conference’s overarching objective...

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2 months 3 weeks

This workshop, part of the British Council’s Researcher Links scheme, seeks to address transparency in...

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2 months 4 weeks

The Internet of Food Things Network Plus, led by the University of Lincoln, will hold a conference on 17 September 2019.

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3 months 1 week

The Agriculture & Food Summit, which will be hosted by US politics and policy news organisation POLITICO...

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4 months 1 week

FCRN members Christian Reynolds, Sarah Bridle and Ximena Schmidt are among the guest editors of a special issue of the journal ...

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5 months 2 weeks

The Sustainable Consumption Institute (SCI) at the University of Manchester will hold a half-day event on 5 December 2019 to celebrate...