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

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Call, News - added on 20.04.2018

SDC Calls for Proposals

The SDC Global Programme Food Security is looking for project proposals on innovations in city region food systems and on ecologically sustainable water management for food security and nutrition. Deadline for submissions: 11 June 2018 (08:00 CET)

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r4d programme Mid-term Review Report

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Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation / Swiss National Science Foundation. March 2018
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What Prompts Agricultural Innovation in Rural Nepal: A Study Using the Example of Macadamia and Walnut Trees as Novel Cash Crops

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Barrueto Andrea Karin, Merz Juerg, Kohler Thomas, Hammer Thomas. in: Agriculture 2018, 8, 21. February 2018
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r4d programme synthesis information event

17.05.18 to 17.04.18 | online

information events organized by the r4d programme

Event - added on 20.04.2018

r4d programme synthesis information event

18.05.18 to 18.04.18 | online

information events organized by the r4d programme

Publication - added on 20.04.2018

Impacts of Large Agricultural Investments - a comparative analysis from three African countries

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Giger Markus et al. Land and Poverty Conference 2018: Land Governance in an Interconnected World, March 19-23, 2018, Washington, DC. March 2018
Job - added on 20.04.2018

Market and Value Chain Specialist

International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: 18.05.2018


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