The objective of this World Bank-OECD workshop was to develop recommendations on how to achieve effective policy change at the water and agriculture interface in order to address agriculture’s water quantity and quality challenges and contribute to more sustainable water use.
This OECD-Luke workshop intends to provide participants with an overview of the state of the art in terms of the use of agricultural “Big Data” to form robust and readily interpretable indicators that can be used for the monitoring, evaluation and design of agri-environmental policies. It will take place from May 29th to June 1st 2018 in Helsinki, Finland.
The Global Forum on Agriculture 2018 will be held in Paris, France on 14-15 May 2018 on the theme of digital technologies in food and agriculture: reaping the benefits.
The conference "Making Reform Happen for Sustainable Fisheries Conference"on 2 May 2018 brought together policy-makers and specialists from business, academia and civil society to explore practical ways to accelerate fisheries policy reforms.
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Agricultural research fellowship award grants and international conferences sponsorships of the Co-operative Research Programme (CRP): Biological Resource Management for Sustainable Agricultural Systems; advice for applicants for funding.
The Co-operative Research Programme (CRP)'s Call for Applications for conference sponsorship and research fellowships for funding in 2019 is now OPEN. The CRP supports work on sustainable use of natural resources in agriculture, forests, fisheries and food production.
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Minimum Premium Rates (MPRs) for Category 2 and 3 Aircraft have been reset. These reset MPRs replace Table 2 a) and Table 2 b) of Appendix III of the Aircraft Sector Understanding (2007 ASU) and are applicable as of 15 April 2018.
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ASU historical MPR and MRS in Excel format
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Market Reflective Surcharge (MRS) and resulting Minimum Premium Rates (MPRs) have been updated. These updated MPRs replace Table 5 of Appendix II of the Aircraft Sector Understanding (2011 ASU) and are applicable as of 15 April 2018.
The list of states qualifying for the Cape Town Convention discount, as agreed to date by the Participants to the ASU.