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DITSL is recruiting a highly motivated young scientist to conduct a PhD study in the framework of the international collaborative project NaviNut: “Enhancing women’s agency in navigating changing food environments to improve child nutrition in African drylands”.

The project is designed as transdisciplinary research project in which knowledge co-creation between different disciplines and societal stakeholders is core. It is conducted by a network of partners in Benin, Kenya and Germany and led by the German Institute of Tropical and Subtropical Agriculture (DITSL). The project will likely receive funding by BMEL as from 1 October 2020.

For more information you can finde the complete announcement here.



 Organic agriculture in developing countries – quality management along organic agricultural value chains: Production, post-harvest technology, processing, marketing and trade

 10 - 15 February 2021 in Witzenhausen, Germany

 followed by the

Participation in the BIOFACH 2021

the world´s leading trade fair for organic food

 17 - 20 February 2021 in Nuremberg, Germany

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Researchers, scientists, extension officers and facilitators involved in agricultural research are invited to participate in a 6-session online course:


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