The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) 2018 setting out actions to achieve the goal by 2030 and confirming a rise in world hunger: the number of people who suffer from hunger has been growing over the past three years, returning to levels from almost a decade ago. Multiple forms of malnutrition are evident in many countries: adult obesity is growing even as forms of undernutrition persist. Climate variability and extremes are key drivers behind this rise, together with conflict and economic downturns.
- Plant Biology Europe 2021 conference online 28.6. – 1.7.2021 – PBE 2021 – early registration deadline extended until 30 April 19/04/2021
- 2nd EC online webinar on Horizon Europe on 21.04.2021: “A successful proposal for Horizon Europe: Scientific-technical excellence is key, but don’t forget the other aspects”. 15/04/2021
- Register for the online workshop “Health and economic benefits of microbiomes” held by the European Parliament’s panel for the Future of Science and Technology on 11.05.2021 15/04/2021