Tropentag – Outlook and Retrospect

Year Topic CGIAR Focus Center or Program Hosting Organisation
2022 Can agroecological farming feed the world? Farmers’ and Academia’s view Africa Rice Center Tschechische Universität für Naturwissenschaften Prague
2021 Towards shifting paradigms in agriculture for a healthy and sustainable future ILRI Universität Hohenheim
2020 Food and nutrition security and its resilience to global crises   Virtual conference
2019 Filling gaps and removing traps for sustainable resources management ICARDA Universität Kassel in Witzenhausen und Georg-August Universität Göttingen
2018 Global food security and food safety: The role of universities A4NH – CRP Ghent University
2017 Future Agriculture: Social-ecological transitions and bio-cultural shifts ICRAF – World Agroforestry Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2016 Solidarity in a competing world – fair use of resources Bioversity International Universität für Bodenkultur, Wien
2015 Management of land use systems for enhanced food security – conflicts, controversies and resolutions IITA Humbolt Universität Berlin und ZALF Müncheberg
2014 Bridging the gap between increasing knowledge and decreasing resources ILRI Tschechische Universität für Naturwissenschaften Prague
2013 Agricultural development within the rural-urban continuum IWMI & AVRDC – World Vegetable Center Universität Hohenheim
2012 Resilience of Agricultural Systems against Crises CIAT Universität Kassel in Witzenhausen und Georg-August Universität Göttingen
2011 Development on the Margin   Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2010 World Food System – A Contribution from Europe   Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
2009 Biophysical and Socio-economic Frame Conditions for the sustainable Management of Natural Resources   Universität Hamburg
2008 Competition for Resources in a Changing World – New Drive for Rural Development   Universität Hohenheim
2007 Utilisation of diversity in land use systems – Sustainable and organic approaches to meet human needs   Universität Kassel in Witzenhausen
2006 Prosperity and Poverty in a Globalized World – Challenges for Agricultural Research   Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2005 The Global Food & Product Chain – Dynamics, Innovations, Conflicts, Strategies   Universität Hohenheim
2004 Rural Poverty Reduction through Research for Development and Transformation   Humboldt Universität Berlin
2003 Technological and Institutional Innovations for Sustainable Rural Development   Georg-August Universität Göttingen
2002 Challenges to Organic Farming and Sustainable Land Use in the Tropics and Subtropics   Universität Kassel in Witzenhausen
2001 One World – Research for a better Quality of Life   Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
2000 International Agricultural Research – A Contribution to Crisis Prevention   Universität Hohenheim
1999 Knowledge Partnership – Challenges and Perspectives for Research and Education at the Turn of the Millenium   Humboldt Universität Berlin
1998 Stabilisierung und nachhaltige Entwicklung land- und forstwirtschaftlicher Systeme in den Tropen   Georg-August Universität Göttingen
1997 Technischer Fortschritt im Spannungsfeld von Ernährungssicherung und Ressourcenschutz   Universität Hohenheim