Global Soil Week (GSW) 2019

The 2019 Global Soil Week (GSW) took place on May 26-30 in Nairobi, Kenya. This edition’s thematic focus stemmed from the fact that despite ongoing efforts, there is an increasingly urgent need for inclusive investments in sustainable land management, and the conference provided for an action-oriented dialogue conducive to ‘Creating an Enabling Environment for Sustainable and Climate Resilient Agriculture in Africa’. The 4-day conference consisted of two distinct components, the technical segment and the high-level segment, where more than 200 experts, policymakers, civil society representatives discussed and debated potential responses to address the continent’s pressing challenges.

Read more....