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FAO Global Symposium on Soils for Nutrition on 26-29 July 2022 | 13:00 – 16:00 CEST

The Global Symposium on Soils for Nutrition “Soils, where food begins,” will be held in a virtual format from 26 to 29 July 2022. The Symposium will bring science and policy together to review the status and challenges of soil fertility in relation with crop, animal and human nutrition.

The Symposium is expected to identify critical knowledge gaps and provide the basis for discussion on solutions that can provide more nutritious agri-food systems for enhanced human health and wellbeing while protecting the environment.

GLOBAL SYMPOSIUM ON SOILS FOR NUTRITION WEBSITE

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

DEADLINE: 31 MAY 2022

The Organizing Committee of GSOIL4N is currently accepting abstracts that will compete for oral and poster presentations during this Symposium. The abstracts should be written in English with a maximum of 3 000 characters (without spaces) and submitted directly on the abstract submission portal by 31 May 2022.

Abstracts should address one of the following symposium themes:

  1. THEME 1: Status and trends of global soil nutrient budget;
  2. THEME 2: Sustainable soil management for food security and better nutrition;
  3. THEME 3: Impacts of soil nutrient management on the environment and climate change;
  4. THEME 4: Governance of soil fertility/soil nutrients.

If you have any technical problems compiling the information in the abstract submission portal, please email us GSOIL4N@fao.org, The GSOIL4N Scientific Committee will revise all submissions and inform selected authors by 20 June 2022.

LEARN MORE AND SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT

REGISTRATION

Participation to the Symposium is free. Participants will include representatives from UN organizations, FAO members, academia, scientists, practitioners, policy makers, private businesses, research  institutes, NGOs, civil society, farmers associations, and land users.

Register here

CONTEST: TAKE UP THE CHALLENGE AND WIN

Are you a professional, occasional or aspiring photographer? Join the contest and send us your photos that will compete for public voting during the Global Symposium on #Soils4Nutrition. Special prizes up for grab!

Take part

Join the conversation using the hashtags: #Soils4Nutrition