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In association with the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Food Security and the Universities of Pretoria and the Western Cape, the 3rd International Conference on Global Food Security: Global Challenges, Local Solutions and Connected Pathways will be held in Cape Town, South Africa from 3 to 6 December 2017. The conference aims to deliver state-of-the-art analysis, inspiring visions and innovative research methods arising from interdisciplinary research.

The five core conference themes will reflect an integrated approach to identifying solutions to the complex global challenge of food security.

Conference Themes:

  1. Food creation
  2. Food safety and biosecurity
  3. Food loss and waste
  4. Food in a changing society
  5. Food utilization

For more information about the conference program, abstract submission and registration, please visit the dedicated website


2017-12-03 - 2017-12-06