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SDSN’s Mediterranean Regional Network, known as MED Solutions, is hosting its 2nd International UN SDSN Mediterranean Conference in Siena on March 5-6, 2015.

The Conference is focused on Solutions for Agri-Food Sustainability in the Mediterranean – Policies, Technologies and Business Models. It is organized in cooperation with the Region of Tuscany and chaired by Jeffrey Sachs, Director of UN SDSN.

Conference attendance is free of charge, though travel and accommodation costs are the responsibility of participants. Registration inquiries should be sent to

Papers related to the issues being discussed in the Conference can be proposed for presentation by sending a 1,500 character-long abstract to by January 9. Solutions initiatives for the Mediterranean region can also be proposed, following the instructions available at The Scientific Committee will communicate its decisions by January 26.

Conference Materials: 

Concept Note