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DITSL hosts the Volkswagen Foundation Grantees Meeting within the Africa Initiative, 2010 from Monday 20th - Friday 24th September at the University of Kassel.

With its 2010 Africa Initiative Grantees Meeting, the Volkswagen Foundation wants to bring together key project partners, postdoctoral scientists and doctoral students of all projects within the calls “Resources, their Dynamics, and Sustainability – Capacity-Development in Comparative and Integrated Approaches” and “Resources, Livelihood Management, Reforms, and Processes of Structural Change”.

The » Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development in the Tropics and Subtropics (JARTS) went online with a new website, journal management and publishing system on May 05, 2010 under the domain www.jarts.info
  • Course A (February 16th to March 6th 2009): Quality management and marketing for agricultural commodities
  • Course B (March 16th to April 3rd 2009): Certification for agricultural commodities and accreditation for certifying bodies