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‘Mentoring youth in agriculture’ program

This June, pioneering young professionals will team up with successful professionals to grow and refine their careers in agriculture. Young people have the ideas and ambition to become successful entrepreneurs, farmers and researchers, but are often held back by lack of access to skills training, technology, networks or finance. In partnership with African Women in… Read more »

2015 Oxford Adaptation Academy for Leaders & Practitioners

Jointly organised by the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment at Oxford University and the Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP), the Academy brings climate practitioners together to discuss the links between climate science, vulnerability and decision making. Now in its 6th year, previous participants include representatives from the UNFCCC, Asian/African/Inter-American Development Banks, NGOs and… Read more »

National Project Coordinator

Position Description The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) on behalf of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) invites applications for the position of a National Project Coordinator to support the implementation of the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) agenda on Climate services in East Africa. Background: ILRI works… Read more »

Funding: Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund (ABCF) – Call for applications 2015

The Biosciences eastern and central Africa-International Livestock Research Institute (BecA-ILRI) Hub capacity building program, which is also known as the Africa Biosciences Challenge Fund (ABCF), is seeking applications for short- to medium-term research projects that can be undertaken at the BecA-ILRI Hub in Nairobi, Kenya. About the Funding The ABCF operates in the critically important… Read more »

Funding: $1million for Indigenous Peoples Assistance Facility (IPAF)

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has issued a call for proposals for projects designed to empower indigenous peoples’ communities in rural areas. The grants will be provided through IFAD’s Indigenous Peoples Assistance Facility (IPAF), established in 2007 to foster development in the framework of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous… Read more »

Funding: Royal Society-DFID Africa Capacity Building Initiative

The Royal Society-DFID Africa Capacity Building Initiative is a £15.3 million partnership initiative between the Royal Society and the Department for International Development (DFID). The initiative will bring together scientists working across sub-Saharan Africa with UK-based researchers aiming to strengthen research and training capacity across sub-Saharan Africa by creating sustainable scientific networks. Scope This Initiative… Read more »

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