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

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29.08.2014 | News

Winter School 2015: “Global Water Challenges”

The Winter School is organized by ETH Zürich within its Engineering for Development (E4D) programme. It is directed at Master and PhD Students and will mainly focus on Water & Health, Water & Food, and Water & Energy. Deadline for applications: 12 October 2014

29.08.2014 | Jobs

Expert/Experte Junior Suisse

Swisscontact, Benin. Deadline: 22.09.2014

29.08.2014 | News

Guatemala bittet wegen Dürre um Hilfe

article in "20 Minuten" about the current drought in Guatemala and about protests against a new law allowing for patents on seed

29.08.2014 | Jobs

Berater/in Kleinbewässerung

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Bamako, Mali. Deadline: 25.09.2014

29.08.2014 | Jobs

Global Technical Manager Turf

Syngenta Crop Protection AG, Basel, Switzerland. Deadline: 15.09.2014

29.08.2014 | Jobs

Consultant for Agriculture / Rural Development

GFA Consulting Group, Hamburg, Germany. Deadline: 26.09.2014

26.08.2014 | Jobs

Program Leader – Feed and Forages Biosciences

International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Nairobi, Kenya. Deadline: 24.09.2014


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"Young professionals should be regularly consulted as they will be the future leaders."
Rahel Wyss

SFIAR Award Ceremony Event 2014

Youth in the driver’s seat: How to involve a new generation in ARD
30.10.2014, Zurich, Switzerland


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