Pepper grows in a field surrounded by and filled with bamboo poles to act as a trelis

Pepper plantation in Myanmar

Photo: Dominique Guenat
BFH-HAFL Hugo P. Cecchini Institute
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SUDAC and KFPE Annual Conference 2024


As part of the SUDAC and KFPE Annual Conference of 31 May 2024 a series of online workshops will be organised in the month before and after the event in order to foster the exchange and discuss ideas how to promot sustainable, equitable partnerships, deadline for submission of proposals: 8 March 2024


At the end of the second call for projects of the Solution-Oriented Research for Development (SOR4D) programme, the SNSF selected eight projects, which will be funded with 7.5 million francs in total.

KFPE Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)

Congratulations to Isabel Günther, who is the new president of our member: the Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries (KFPE).


Learn how to bridge agricultural research with other disciplines. The course presents transdisciplinary research as a living experience. With a basis on sound theoretical and methodological background, five outstanding projects illustrate promising different ways of dealing with complex societal challenges. The start of the next learning group sessions is expected to be in the week of February 26, 2024.


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