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

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Job - added on 05.10.2015

Technical Advisor of the Grain Postharvest Loss Prevention Project (GPLP)

HELVETAS, Dodoma, Tanzania. Deadline: 15.10.2015

Publication - added on 05.10.2015

Plant Variety Protection in Developing Countries: A Tool for Designing a Sui Generis Plant Variety Protection System

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An Alternative to UPOV 1991

Correa Carlos M., Shashujant Sangeeta and Meienberg Francois. Working Paper. APBREBES. October 2015
Job - added on 05.10.2015

Agronome spécialiste de la nutrition minérale de l’hévéa (H/F)

Centre Internationale de Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD), Montpellier, France. Deadline: 08.11.2015

Job - added on 05.10.2015

Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: 31.10.2015

Job - added on 05.10.2015

Research Assistant (80 - 100 %, permanent employment)

Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Frick, Switzerland. Deadline: 25.10.2015

Job - added on 05.10.2015

Sr. Manager, Project Management

International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Mexico City, Mexico. Deadline: 23.10.2015

Job - added on 05.10.2015

Senior Scientist (50%)

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Bioversity International, Turrialba, Costa Rica. Deadline: 30.10.2015


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