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

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News - added on 05.02.2016

Consultancy for new SDC livestock project in Mongolia

Swiss Cooperation Office in Mongolia is looking to hire 2 short term international consultants to support the merger of two major livestock projects in Mongolia. Deadline for proposals: 4 March 2016

News, Call - added on 05.02.2016

Call: Learning Events for Researchers from Developing Countries

The Commission for Research Partnerships with Developing Countries (KFPE) invites Swiss institutions and/or their partners in developing countries to submit proposals for learning events. Deadline for applications: 1 April 2016

Job - added on 05.02.2016

Professor of Geography and Sustainable Development

University of Bern, Switzerland. Deadline: 25.02.2016

Event - added on 05.02.2016

Isst die Welt gerecht?

29.02.16 | Zürich, Switzerland

Referate und Podiumsgespräch mit Nina Buchmann, Hans Rudolf Herren und Studierenden

Job - added on 05.02.2016

Regional Director - Africa

International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: 29.02.2016

Publication - added on 05.02.2016

Smallholder Farming Systems in Kenya: Climate Change Perception, Adaptation and Determinants

PDF, 12'163 KB

Stefanovic Julia. Master Thesis. University of Basel. December 2015
Publication - added on 05.02.2016

The State of Sustainable Markets: Statistics and Emerging Trends 2015

PDF, 3880 KB

Lernoud Julia et al. ITC / FiBL / IISD. December 2015


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SFIAR Award Ceremony Event 2015

with Award winners Zerihun Tadele (Uni Bern) and Madeleine Kaufmann (formerly HAFL)
Orphan crops and agrobiodiversity, University of Bern, 25 November 2015

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