IFA and the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations)
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    • Tuesday, 26 January  
    • Wednesday, 27 January
   > List of participants (as of 26 January 2016)
Following the International Year of Soils, the first day of the 2016 COMAG Meeting will consist of a seminar, in which we will engage with representatives of FAO, IFAD and country representations to the Rome-based UN food and agricultural organizations, in order to reflect on Sustainable Plant Nutrition and Soil Health. We will reflect on the achievements of the International Year of Soils (IYS) and discuss future initiatives and recommendations for promotion and outreach. 

Key topics of the second and third day will cover 

• Innovation: strategies to improve and modernize the image of the fertilizer industry

• Nitrogen use efficiency: Global assessment, negotiations on monitoring, the way forward

• Climate Change: following up on COP 21 and its value for the industry

• Nutrient management

The event will feature distinguished FAO representatives and other guest speakers to feed into the debate of value adding research and communications strategies.

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