DITSL – German Institute for Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture
DITSL supports capacity building and human capacity development, technology development, collaborative learning and rural innovation worldwide.
DITSL initiates, conducts and fosters research, and raises public awareness on sustainable regional management and resource and land use with a focus on agro-ecosystems, knowledge systems, food safety and security, food- and product-chain development and related issues.
DITSL follows an inter- and transdisciplinary social-ecological research approach and puts an emphasis on sub/tropical low external input systems and organic agriculture in the tropics as two major fields of activities and expertise.
News & Events
Announcement of Internship Opportunity on the topic of
“Participatory Video (PV) for fostering inter-group reflection, learning and exchange”Read more ...
Quality management and marketing for organically produced agricultural commodities
– February 13th to March 10th 2017 –
Training course – Certificate Education – 6 ECTS Credits
Excursion Biofach 2017: Friday, 17.02. – Saturday, 18.02.2017 (Introduction: Monday, 13.02.)
Theory and Workshops: Monday, 27.2. – Friday 10.3.2017
Deadline for registration: December 15, 2016Read more ...
“Biodiversity as economic basis for welfare – the case of Costa Rica”, March 14th–26th 2017
Note: This excursion is part of the Module I07 “International land use systems research” (6 ECTS credits)Read more ...