Welcome to the World Wide Web Portal of the 2009 International Conference on the Integration of Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development in the Context of Climate Change, the Energy Crisis and Food Insecurity.
The Conference Took Place 12-14 November 2009
The Agadir Conference Portal is designed to provide all Conference participants a venue to obtain and exchange information, data and other resources, continuously. We encourage all who are interested in the complexity of issues addressed by the Conference—as well as all who participated on site—to use and to advise colleagues of this unique opportunity.
The Agadir Conference Portal is strengthening the conduct, findings and recommendations of the Conference to assure accomplishment of improved outcomes for sustainable agriculture and rural development worldwide.
The Conference took place 12-14 November 2009, in Agadir, Morocco. We encourage you to continue participation by inspecting and acting on issues addressed at this site.
Selected papers will be considered for publication in a set of collective books that are expected to be published by Springer (one of the world’s leading scientific publishers), and in accredited scientific journals.
Stakeholding in Sustainable Development
A stakeholder can be described in broad terms as: “. . . anyone who has an interest in a decision process, a project or an outcome....
Research and Agricultural DevelopmentLast Updated on 2010-10-02 at 17:56Research Alone Won't
Drive Agricultural Development
SciDev.Net's Commissioning Editor, Sian Lewis has penned this Editorial and notes:
Even focused research will not deliver... More »
Climate Change: Pandora's Box?Last Updated on 2010-09-04 at 19:38On the Nature Blog, 'The Great Beyond', on January 27, 2009, Daniel Cressey wrote
No way back from climate change
Much like the sins in Pandora’s Box, once carbon dioxide is... More »
Earth ForumLast Updated on 2010-04-24 at 19:43About the Earth Forum
The Earth Forum is one component of the Earth Portal that provides the means for the interested public to engage in discussions with experts on ... More »
Energy for All?Last Updated on 2010-04-19 at 08:37Energy for All
On SciDev.Net on 14 April 2010, Kandeh Yumkella and Morgan Bazilian offer an Opinion article, titled "Energy for all — a joined-up approach". ... More »