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

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News - added on 20.07.2018

r4d programme grows to 57 projects

news by the r4d programme giving an overview of the programme with an updated interactive network map and programme factsheets

Publication - added on 20.07.2018

The Impact of Commercial Horticulture on River Water Resources in the Upper Ewaso Ng'iro River Basin, Kenya

Lanari Nora, Schuler Roland, Kohler Thomas, Liniger Hanspeter. in: Mountain Research and Development 38(2):114-124. May 2018
Event - added on 20.07.2018

r4d Skills Knowledge for Development

14.08.18 | Bern, Switzerland

event organised primarily for researchers of the r4d programme

Job - added on 20.07.2018

Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiter/in - Forschungszentrum für Globale Ernährungssicherung und Ökosysteme

University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. Deadline: 31.07.2018

Job - added on 20.07.2018

2 Praktikanten/innen - Agrarhandel, Agrarwirtschaftsförderung, Agrarfinanzierung

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Bonn, Germany. Deadline: 30.07.2018

Job - added on 20.07.2018

Associate Research Fellow / Research Fellow

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Cairo, Egypt. Deadline: 31.07.2018

Publication - added on 17.07.2018

Grazed and Confused? How much can grazing livestock help to mitigate climate change?

Video - 8:07

Food Climate Research Network. July 2018


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