The Living Territories 2018 International Conference will be held at Le Corum in Montpellier, France from 22 to 24 January 2018. 

CIRAD is working with a range of partners to organize an international conference titled:

"Living Territories for a Sustainable Development"

            The aim of this event is to debate the role of rural territories and of their interaction with urban areas
to the achievement of sustainable development, both locally an globally.

Up to 250 participants are expected from 22 to 24 January 2018.

Keynote Speakers

  • Dr Ibrahim Mayaki, CEO, Secretariat of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development, NEPAD, South of Africa.
  • Pr Saskia Sassen, Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology and member of the Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University, USA.

Visit the conference website here

  For further information:  livingterritories2018[at]cirad[dot]fr

Monday, 22 January, 2018 to Wednesday, 24 January, 2018