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ASTI realiza el lanzamiento del sitio en línea y la base de datos actualizada para Latinoamérica y el Caribe

ASTI realizó el lanzamiento oficial de sus nuevos indicadores de investigación y desarrollo agropecuario para Latinoamérica y el Caribe durante un conversatorio realizado en el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID) el día miércoles 27 de abril. Los datos, los cuales se encuentran disponibles en Internet y han sido compilados en un nuevo informe regional titulado >> Read more

ASTI launches new data, report, and website for Latin America and the Caribbean

ASTI officially launched its new agricultural research and development indicators for Latin America and the Caribbean at a roundtable event at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) on Wednesday April 27. The data, available online and summarized in a new regional report, “Agricultural Research in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Cross-Country Analysis of Institutions, Investment, >> Read more

Vacancy: Lead Adoption/Impact Economist, CIMMYT

The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), a member of CGIAR and one of the PIM’s Participating Centers, is seeking an experienced, pro-active and results-oriented economist to develop and lead CIMMYT’s adoption and impact research portfolio.

Addressing Food Safety in China and Food Security in the World

At IFPRI's 40th Anniversary celebration, Professor and Honorary Dean of the National School of Development, Peking University in China, Justin Yifu Lin, provided some insights on China's economic growth and its impact on food security and food safety. He also shared the vital role IFPRI plays in ensuring food security.

WEBINAR:The Spatial Planning and Monitoring Guide: Maps to Link People with their Landscapes

Webinar on Landscape planning in theory and practice Date: 25th May 2016, at  14:00 GMT Presenter: Dr. Louise Willemen, ITC-University of Twente, the Netherlands Summary: Landscapes provide a multitude of benefits, or ecosystem services, and are managed for multitude of planning objectives. During this webinar Dr Louise Willemen (ITC-University of Twente, the Netherlands) will give an overview >> Read more

EMPLOYMENT: Gender and Land Rights Consultatnt

Landesa is seeking a Gender and Land Rights Consultant preferably based in Accra, Ghana, with some flexibility for appointment in an alternate West African location. Landesa has begun to cultivate a network of women’s land rights professionals in Africa; this consultancy is aimed at mapping and connecting existing women’s land rights networks and initiatives with >> Read more