Information platform of Switzerland on agricultural research for development
organized by the World Vegetable Center (AVRDC), the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS), the Central Philippine University (CPU) and Farm Systems International Organization (FSI Org)
video - 11:33Helvetas - Swiss Intercooperation. April 2013
video - 07:41Helvetas - Swiss Intercooperation. April 2013
article in ETH Zukunftsblog about the mixed effects of low palm oil prices on small-holders; at least the massive ‘land grabbing’ by oil palm companies in Africa are somewhat alleviated for now.
Under the general heading of “Global Good Practices”, the meeting aims to be a learning event. Participants can contribute by organising a workshop, giving a presentation, providing a creative input during breaks or organising a side event. Deadline for submissions for the first two: 31 May 2015, for the last two: 13 July 2015
The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) is an informal multi-stakeholder group of Swiss institutions and private individuals interested in agricultural research for developing countries... [more]