Student Notices

Call for Papers: Climate Change Impacts on Food and Nutrition Security

Posted Monday, August 06, 2018

The Faculty of Food and Agriculture (FFA) invites interested persons to attend and participate in their International Conference on Climate Change Impacts on Food and Nutrition Security. 

 The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars to discuss major thematic areas of food security in an era of climate change. 

The conference will be a five-day event, including a field visit, from November 12 to 16 at the Radisson Hotel, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

The Call for Papers is open until August 31. For more information, please visit:

About the Conference

Experts in the field of sustainable agriculture, food security, nutrition security, climate change, integrated pest management, organic farming, agro-ecology, value addition, soil health management, policy experts in climate change and sustainable agriculture will be presenting the lead papers. There will be key note addresses, invited papers, oral presentations and poster presentations.

The conference aims to bring together leading local, regional and international researchers, academicians and practitioners in the field of climate change, sustainable agriculture and food security to accomplish the following objectives:

  • To share cutting edge research in sustainable agriculture with special reference to food security and climate change
  • To build and strengthen regional and international networks
  • To develop climate resilient sustainable agriculture models that are suitable for different conditions
  • To develop sustainable agriculture and climate change policies to be shared with relevant stakeholders for consideration and adoption

For more information on the Conference, please visit: