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

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Event - added on 22.02.2019

Knowledge for Sustainable Development: The Research-Policy Nexus

23.10.19 to 25.10.19 | Bonn, Germany

19th global development conference hosted by the Global Development Network (GDN)

Event - added on 22.02.2019

Food security and climate change: 4 per 1000 initiative - new tangible global challenges for the soil

17.06.19 to 20.06.19 | Poitiers, France

International conference organized by Inra in collaboration with University of Poitiers

Job - added on 22.02.2019

Africa NARS Breeding Optimization Specialist

International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: 18.03.2019

Job - added on 22.02.2019

Associate Research Fellow / Research Fellow

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), New Delhi, India. Deadline: 10.03.2019

Job - added on 22.02.2019

Agricultural Officer (Plant Nutrition)

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FAO Plant Production and Protection Division, Rome, Italy. Deadline: 14.03.2019

Job - added on 22.02.2019

Senior Agricultural Officer (Team Leader)

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FAO Plant Production and Protection Division, Rome, Italy. Deadline: 13.03.2019

Job - added on 22.02.2019

Country Programme Manager

IFAD, Panama City, Panama. Deadline: 22.03.2019


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