Category Archives: Conferences

Making alternative food networks work: hitching the horse of critique to the wagon of improvement

logo_aag_ann_conferenceThe ‘making alternative food networks work: hitching the horse of critique to the wagon of improvement’ conference was held in Los Angeles, California, 9-13 April 2013.

This was the annual conference of the Association of American Geographers and the organisers received papers on how alternative food networks are making a difference locally and globally.

More information is available at the AAG Annual Meeting website.

The XIII World Congress of Rural Sociology

logo-irsa2012A very successful XIII World Congress of Rural Sociology was held in Lisbon, Portugal, between 29 July and 4 August 2012 with over 1000 participants delivering close to 1500 papers. The President congratulates the organizers and Program Committee for an excellent outcome.The final program – along with a number of on-line papers – can be found at the congress website: http://irsa2012.com/event/wcrs-2012/