Day: 30/10/2012
Timeslot: Saturday, 1 January, 0000 - 08:30 to 12:30
Belongs to conference: GCARD2 programme
Free social tags: GCARD2-F22
Session room: Rio de Janeiro B
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Detailed outline:
Expected outcomes:
A set of proposed collective actions agreed to improve the use of global foresight in making research and innovation systems more responsive to future development needs at global level
 
08:30
Theme of the sub-session: What role could smallholder farmers play in meeting future needs in food and nutrition security, poverty alleviation and sustainable management of natural resources?
Chair: Gine Zwart (Oxfam); Facilitator: Frédéric Lapeyrie (CRAI)
08:40
Illustrative cases: What new insights global foresight has brought and how do they shape research and policies (with also a discussion on smallholder farmers)
5 scenarios for 2050 - Conditions for Agriculture and Land use: I. Öborn (Swedish U. of Ag. Sciences)
The future of food and farming (UK Foresight study): Video presentation from UK Foresight
FAO perspectives 2050: P. Conforti (FAO)
From foresight to research programming: (Agrimonde and Dualine): M. Guillou (Agreenium)
09:30
Synthesis from the foresight review: What new insights global foresight has brought and how they have shaped research and policies (with also a discussion on smallholder farmers): R. Bourgeois (GFAR)
09:45
The foresight dimension into the CGIAR Strategy and Results Framework Action Plan: F. Rijsberman (CEO, CGIAR Consortium)
10:00
Proposal: How a Forward Thinking Platform can improve our understanding of future challenges: S. Treyer (IDDRI)
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00
Discussion: Identifying priorities at global level and informing research to respond to smallholder farmers’ future needs
12:00
Reflections on reshaping priorities and future challenges  
Responding Panellists: S. Ayyappan (ICAR), T. Arnold (Concern Worldwide), Pierre Fabre (CIRAD)
12:15 Wrap up Session: Towards Common Commitments
12:30 Close of the Session