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February 22, 2018: French MFA hosts discussion on new ODA policy guidelines

The French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) is hosting a discussion on France's international development policies, following the conclusions of the Interministerial Council for International Cooperation and Development of February 8, 2018. Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Secretary of State of the MFA will be speaking, followed by a workshop, which is open to members of the National Council for Development and International Solidarity (CNDSI) and all non-state actors involved in development.

Location: Paris, France

Event website- Eventbrite (in French)

France

February 26, 2018: AFD hosts conference on agro-ecology

French Development Agency (AFD), in association with the Center for Agricultural Research and International Cooperation for Sustainable Development (CIRAD), is hosting the debate: "Agro-ecology: A solution for the transition of agriculture in the South?".  It will take place during the International Agricultural Show, and will look at agro-ecology to analyze whether it could present an economical and socially viable alternative to conventional models of agricultural intensification.

Location: Paris, France

Event website- Sia (in French)

 

 

France Agriculture

March 22-23, 2018: French NGO organizes gathering ‘Making 2030 Together’

The French NGO Fonda hosts a workshop called ‘Making 2030 Together’, the fifth in a series. The aim is to bring together members and leaders of development associations as well as sociologists, journalists, entrepreneurs, activists, and concerned citizens, to work together on the challenges that arise as societies strive to reach the Sustainable Development Goals.

Location: Paris, France

Event website – Fonda

France