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7th McGill Conference on Global Food Security: Food Security Beyond 2015

Event

28 Oct 2014 18:30
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29 Oct 201417:00
New Residence Hall : 3625 avenue du Parc Montreal Quebec Canada , H2X 3P8

McGill University is once again very pleased to deliver its Conference on Global Food Security, with an exciting program and a gathering of distinguished international experts who will explore strategies and solutions against food insecurity and hunger. 

The Conference opens with a Public Lecture on Tuesday October 28 at 6:30 pm at McGill’s New Residence Hall with leading specialists in the field of food security.  Also held at McGill’s New Residence Hall, Conference presentations and discussions on October 29 seek to address the present challenges associated with strategies against food insecurity and hunger.  Participants attending the conference, which include representatives from government, students, academics, the private sector, national and international non-governmental agencies, and civil society, will have the opportunity to be part of the unveiling of a new era in which improved nutrition status of global populations is driven by agriculture as its sole raison d’être.

The 2014 McGill Conference on Global Food Security provides a unique forum to foster a global paradigm shift towards understanding and commitment to reduce hunger and malnutrition. This is truly an exceptional opportunity to be part of a recognized and well-established international event on global food security.

We welcome you to join us at the 7th McGill Conference on Global Food Security on October 28th and 29th, 2014 and to be an active voice in the discussion regarding one of the world’s most pressing humanitarian and environmental challenges: growing nutritious food for a growing global population. Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in this exceptional event. Registration is now open. Seating is limited; pre-registration is required.

STUDENTS...

Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity to listen to and meet speakers from international agencies, developing countries, national, regional, and international research organizations, finance institutions and farm organizations.

Student registration fee of $60 includes lunch, breaks and networking cocktail, as well as a full day of conference lectures. Proof of student status required.


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