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

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Event - added on 17.03.2018

19th Swiss Global Change Day

19.04.18 | Bern, Switzerland

event on the challenges and highlights of climate and global change research organised by ProClim

News - added on 17.03.2018

Agroscope Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Global Seed Vault

press release by Agroscope about its contribution to the global seed vault and its participation at the celebration of the vault's tenth anniversary in Svalbard, Norway

Event - added on 17.03.2018

Farming systems facing uncertainties and enhancing opportunities

01.07.18 to 05.07.18 | Chania, Greece

13th European Symposium of the International Farming Systems Association (IFSA)

Job - added on 17.03.2018

Head of Programmes in Somaliland

Welthungerhilfe, Hargeysa, Somaliland. Deadline: 03.04.2018

Job - added on 17.03.2018

Scientist, Crop Genetic Diversity and Participatory Crop Improvement

Bioversity International, Pokhara, Nepal. Deadline: 15.04.2018

Call, News - added on 17.03.2018

SNSF Project Funding

The Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) provides project funding to enable researchers to conduct research projects on self-chosen topics and with self-chosen goals under their own responsibility; applicants can not apply for their own salaries. Deadline for application: 1 April 2018

Job - added on 17.03.2018

Ingénieur agronome Cacao

CIRAD, Kourou , Guyane (France). Deadline: 25.03.2018


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