Tag: Action Research

Testimony of career opportunities for young scholars in agricultural sciences


By Lijalem Gebrewahid, PhD Student at Mekelle University I was born and raised in Shire-Endaslassie, a town in the  Tigrai Region of Northern Ethiopia. My love for agriculture must have been borne out of my experience of growing and caring for plants in the backyard of our home during my childhood. After completing high school, I went on to study a Diploma in Plant … Read More Testimony of career opportunities for young scholars in agricultural sciences

Successful workshop on knowledge co-creation and research uptake for food security held


Co-creation, stakeholder engagement and commercialization of knowledge were the central themes at the three-day-workshop on Food and Business Research in Uganda. About 40 project representatives and 25 external stakeholders actively engaged to enhance the uptake of research with a strong focus on SMEs. NWO-WOTRO and the F&BKP Office, together with PAEPARD, RUFORUM and AgriProFocus Uganda, organized this workshop. From October 1 to 3, the … Read More Successful workshop on knowledge co-creation and research uptake for food security held

RUFORUM Member Universities Produce High Performing Graduates


The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is a Network of universities in sub-Saharan Africa that have is engaging in collective action towards establishment of “a vibrant agricultural sector linked to African Universities producing high-performing graduates, quality research responsive to the demands of end-users (including farmers)”. Catherine Mloza-Banda sponsored by RUFORUM for her Masters Training and Research under the Graduate Research … Read More RUFORUM Member Universities Produce High Performing Graduates

Apply Now: ICRA courses for professionals in agriculture


Happening: March – June 2016 in the Netherlands ICRA strengthens innovative capacity by providing training and coaching to individuals and teams from different backgrounds. We believe that food and nutrition security, inclusive development and sustainable rural livelihoods can be achieved when people and organisations address their collective challenges by working together, sharing knowledge and creating their own solutions. ICRA organises courses for professionals in … Read More Apply Now: ICRA courses for professionals in agriculture

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