The World Food Prize Foundation

2020 Borlaug Dialogue Side Events

Sessions in U.S. Central Time (GMT -5)

5:00 AM-5:30 AM Side Event | The Billion-Dollar Bean
7:00 AM-8:00 AM Side Event | A plague during a pandemic: how to increase resilience against the desert locust outbreak
- Side Event | Advancing Climate-Smart Resilient Agriculture for Smallholders from the Farm to FoodScape
- Side Event | The Future of Research for Development: Building Resilient Food, Land and Water Systems
- Side Event | Productivity in a Time of Pandemics: 2020 GAP Report Launch
- Side Event | Cooperatives Support Resilient Food Systems, Tackling the Challenges of COVID 19 and Climate Change
- Side Event | ​Transforming agriculture and food systems into a circular economy

6:30 AM-7:30 AM Side Event | Feeding the Soil to Feed Africa: Improving Soil Health to Boost Farm Productivity
- Side Event | Making Good Food More Sustainable: Exploring the Intersection Between Agriculture and Energy
- Side Event | ​Moving Beyond Food Security: The Intersection of Agriculture with Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Social Rights
- Side Event | Small-Scale Irrigation, Resilience and Nutrition: Can we have it All?
- Side Event | Closing the Fortification Gap
- Side Event | Toward Sustainable Agricultural Productivity, Soil Health, and Resilience in Africa: An Agenda for Research and Action
- Side Event | Agroecology in Action: Pathways to Resilient Food Systems
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Side Event I Transformations Within Reach: Resilient Food Systems
- Side Event | ​183rd BIFAD Public Meeting – Agricultural Growth, Economic Transformation, and the Journey to Self-Reliance: Implications for USAID Programming

Side Event | 2020 Borlaug CAST Communication Award Presentation

2:30 PM-4:00 PM Side Events | ​ How to Use Your Voice to Create a More Resilient Food System
- Side Event | Moving Beyond Food Security: The Intersection of Agriculture with Climate Change, Biodiversity, and Social Rights

6:00 AM-7:45 AM Side Event I Building Sustainable, Resilient, and Nutritionally-Enhanced Food Systems through Home Gardens in Developing Countries
- Side Event | Gather Around the Indian Farmer: Building and Maintaining Successful Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships in Uttar Pradesh
- Side Event | CGIAR in Latin America: A Strategic Innovation Lab for Global Impact
- Side Event | Unlocking scale in Africa’s agriculture and food systems, for resilient and rapid recovery to climate and pandemic impacts.
- Side Event | The Future of Food
3:00 PM-4:00 PM Side Event | Youth as Catalysts for Agricultural Transformation: The Movement to Advance School-Based Agricultural Education
4:00 PM-4:30 PM Side Event | Growing Lasting Solutions to Hunger

- Side Event | Scaling Soils Restoration: Developing a Roadmap to Action
- Side Event | Putting the “Farm” in “Farm to Fork”: The U.S. Approach to Sustainable Agriculture Through Innovation
- Side Event | COVID-19 and Developing Country Responses
- Side Event | Breeding for Sustainable Agriculture 101
- Side Event | The Future of Agriculture Today: Iowa AgriTech Accelerator 2020 Startup Showcase
- Side Event | Building More Resilient and Sustainable Food Systems for Improved Global Food Security and Nutrition
- Side Event | ​Investments in Innovation: Research to Reduce Post-Harvest Loss and Deliver Healthy Food
- Side Event | Food Biofortification: Reaping the Benefits of Science to Overcome Hidden Hunger
- Side Event | Climate Action 2020: Towards a Sustainable Global Food Supply
- Side Event | Farm Journal Foundation University Speaker Series
- Side Event | Toward Equitable Datasets and Data Sharing for AI in Agriculture
12:00 PM-1:00 PM Side Event | "Spotlight Rural Woman: Key Leaders in Global Resilience” – and in observance of the UN International Day of Rural Woman
-2:00 Side Event | The Legacy of Dr. Rattan Lal
- Side Event | Insights to Innovation

6:00 AM-7:30 AM Side Event | Covid-19 and farmer livelihoods: where are the opportunities to future-proof our agri-food systems?
- Side Event I Mainstreaming Nutrition through food systems—African perspectives on policy and program priorities
- Side Event | Genome Editing: A Call to Action
- Side Event | Indigenous Food Systems: Strengthening partnerships and building resilience in a changing world



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