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

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Call, News - added on 21.06.2019

Be a student reporter at the Tropentag 2019!

Tropentag 2019 is taking place from 18 to 20 September 2019 in Kassel (Germany). To increase the outreach of the event, the organizers are looking for a team of student reporters to give an account of the event. Deadline for applications: 1 July 2019

Event - added on 21.06.2019

SUDAC International Conference 2019

18.10.19 | Bern, Switzerland

Think Global, Act Local: Relevance and Prospects of SDGs for Swiss Universities and their Global South Partners

Publication - added on 21.06.2019

Please Make Avocados Sustainable Again!

Häberli Christian . in: International Affairs Forum: Food, Water and Security (44-47). June 2019
Event - added on 21.06.2019

Participatory Video Facilitation for AR4D

22.09.19 to 26.06.19 | Witzenhausen, Germany

Training course organized by the German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture, and Transdisciplinary and Social-ecological Landuse Research; Registration until 16 August 2019

Job - added on 21.06.2019

Chercheur.e en agronomie pour optimiser la production des arbres fruitiers tropicaux

Cirad, Madagascar. Deadline: 08.09.2019

Job - added on 21.06.2019

Post-doctoral Fellow - Bean Program and PABRA

International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Arusha, Tanzania. Deadline: 15.07.2019

Job - added on 21.06.2019

Wiss. Mit­ar­bei­ter/-in

Universität Kassel, Germany. Deadline: 05.07.2019


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