Extension officers and farmers in Tanzania dicuss IPM of tomato (Photo: Stefan Toepfer)

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Publication - added on 17.05.2019

Sustainability in global agriculture driven by organic farming

Eyhorn Frank et al. in: Nature Sustainability | Vol 2 | April 2019 | 253–255 . April 2019
Job - added on 17.05.2019

PhD/Msc. Student (Visiting Scientist)

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International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) , home based or Nairobi/Kenya or Edinburgh/Scotland. Deadline: 31.05.2019

Publication - added on 17.05.2019

The Normative Dimension of Food Sustainability

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A Human Rights-Based Approach to Food Systems Governance

Bessa Adriana. Towards Food Sustainability Working Paper No. 8. Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern. May 2019
Event - added on 17.05.2019

How to Write a Competitive Proposal for Horizon 2020

12.11.19 | Bern, Switzerland

training event with Sean McCarthy (Hyperion Ltd.) organized by Euresearch

Job - added on 17.05.2019

Content Editor - Plant Sciences

CABI, Wallingford, UK. Deadline: 31.05.2019

Job - added on 17.05.2019

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Internship

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International Center for Agriculture Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA), Hyderabad, India. Deadline: 30.05.2019

Job - added on 17.05.2019

Senior Agricultural Officer (Plant Protection)

FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand. Deadline: 05.06.2019


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