We (ICARDA, ARC, IFAD, FAO) welcome conceptual papers, empirical research, case studies and success stories. Papers should focus on one of the conference’s emerging issues and potential solutions. The conference will be held in 24-26 June 2013, Cairo, Egypt.
Sound policies for food security and agricultural water management are critical for national economies – and particularly for dryland areas, where water resources are already scarce, and declining rapidly.
- Theme 1 – Incentives for sustainable and efficient water allocation and management
- Theme 2 – Interactions between water management, food production & employment opportunities
- Theme 3 – Policies for enhancing food security
Abstracts (maximum 500 words) should be submitted by 20th April 2013, presentation on at the conference, authors will be requested to submit full papers by 15th May 2013.
Conference secretariat: To register or submit an abstract, please contact: CWFDA@cgiar.org
For more details and post source: http://www.icarda.org/water-and-food-security-conference?goback=%2Egde_2859480_member_219404556
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