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  • October 14, 2019

    Ceres2030 at CFS 46: Reducing Post-Harvest Losses

    Ceres2030, a joint project by Cornell University, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), will be holding a side event on reducing post-harvest losses during the upcoming Committee on World Food Security 46 in Rome.

  • October 11, 2019

    Financing Nature-Based Infrastructure

    This event will be devoted to the subject of financing natural capital and will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. CEST on Friday, October 11, 2019, at International Environment House 2, Room INN, in Geneva, Switzerland.

  • October 10, 2019

    Trade wars: what implications for agriculture in Africa and other world regions?

    This event, being organized jointly by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), focused on the implications of trade tensions in major economies on the agricultural sectors of other countries.

  • October 8-11, 2019

    IISD at the WTO Public Forum 2019

    This year, IISD will be taking part in various sessions at the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Public Forum, an annual event that brings together the international trade policy community to discuss new and emerging trends, ongoing negotiations at the WTO and elsewhere, and much more.

  • October 7-11, 2019

    15th IGF Annual General Meeting

    The Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals, and Sustainable Development (IGF) is hosting their Annual General Meeting (AGM) October 7 to 11, 2019, at the Palais des Nations in Geneva.

  • October 7, 2019

    Crowding in Domestic Investors into Financing Sustainable Development

    This event, being held on Monday, October 7, 2019, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. CEST at the Palais des Nations in Room XII, will be devoted to the issue of how to "crowd in" domestic investors to finance sustainable infrastructure. 

  • October 7, 2019

    The Subsidy Swap: Mobilizing Public Capital to Drive a Renewable Revolution

    Financial commitments to achieve universal access to electricity are still falling far short of what is required to meet global energy goals by 2030. 

  • October 4, 2019

    Investment Treaties in Singapore: Lessons about the design of the investment regime

    This session of the UNIGE-IISD Speaker Series on Investment Disputes will look at Singapore's experience with investment treaties, examining questions such as what impact these treaties have on good governance, economic competitiveness and other areas. 

  • September 30 - October 2, 2019

    CARICOM Forum on International Investment Agreements (IIAs)

    This training is being organized for investment officials from countries that are members of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM). It will be held from September 30 to October 2, 2019, in Bridgetown, Barbados, and is being convened jointly by the CARICOM Secretariat, the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), and the Commonwealth Secretariat.

  • September 27, 2019

    Joint Side-event by the Republic of Kiribati and the Republic of the Marshall Islands: Securing our Future in our Blue Pacific

    The Governments of Kiribati and Marshall Islands convenedRead the KJIP 2019-2018 a side event at the margins of the Seventy Fourth United Nations General Assembly and the Climate Week NYC 2019 to discuss ongoing efforts in addressing climate change and commit and accelerate actions under priority areas pursuant to the SDGs and the SAMOA Pathway. It also presented an opportunity to hear


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