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

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Job - added on 20.10.2020

COVID-19 Response Rice Seed (CORIS) Project Consultant

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The Africa Rice Centre (AfricaRice), Cotonou, Benin. Deadline: 29.10.2020

Job - added on 20.10.2020

Projektleiter/in Landwirtschafts- und Ernährungspolitik

Welthungerhilfe, Berlin, Germany. Deadline: 01.11.2020

Event - added on 20.10.2020

Planet Hope «Theresa Tribaldos: Ernährungssysteme»

03.11.20, 18:30h to 19:30h | Polit-Forum Bern

As part of the Planet Hope series of events Theresa Tribaldos, researcher at the Centre for Development and Environment, University of Bern will address a series of questions on the basis of the Swiss food system and its links with soya production in Brazil

Publication - added on 16.10.2020

The parable of arable land: Characterizing large scale land acquisitions through network analysis

Interdonato Roberto, Bourgoin Jeremy, Grislain Quentin, Zignani Matteo, Gaito Sabrina, Giger Markus. in: PLoS ONE 15(10): e0240051. October 2020
Publication - added on 16.10.2020

Beacons of Hope - Accelerating Transformations to Sustainable Food Systems

Baker Lauren, Gemmill–Herren Barbara, Leippert Fabio. Global Alliance for the Future of Food, Biovision. August 2019
Job - added on 13.10.2020

Natural Resources Officer (Climate Change)

FAO, Rome, Italy. Deadline: 02.11.2020

Job - added on 13.10.2020

Agribusiness Development Officer

International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Dang/ Dhangadhi, Nepal. Deadline: 31.10.2020


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