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

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News - added on 22.07.2016

Geographical indication training in Colombia

News by FiBL about a training on Geographical Indications and origin-based food and non-food products organized by FiBL and other partners working in the frame of the Colombian-Swiss Intellectual Property Project (COLIPRI)

Event - added on 22.07.2016

Plant Breeding, the Art of Bringing Science to Life

29.08.16 to 01.09.16 | Zürich, Switzerland

20th Eucarpia General Congress organized by Agroscope and ETH Zurich

Job - added on 22.07.2016

Research Scientist (Doctoral Candidate)

Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Braunschweig, Germany. Deadline: 05.08.2016

Job - added on 22.07.2016

Head of Project

Welthungerhilfe, Bamako, Mali. Deadline: 31.07.2016

Event - added on 22.07.2016

Sustainable Development Goals and the Nexus Approach: Monitoring and Implementation

17.05.17 to 19.05.17 | Dresden, Germany

Dresden Nexus Conference organized by United Nations University, Technische Universität Dresden and Leibniz Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development

Job - added on 22.07.2016

Post-doctoral researcher

Center for Development Research (ZEF), Bonn, Germany. Deadline: 31.07.2016

Job - added on 22.07.2016

Senior Scientist / Scientist – Pearl Millet Breeding

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Niamey, Niger. Deadline: 15.08.2016


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