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Call for application:

followed by a visit to the world's leading trade fair for organic products “BIOFACH 2016
February 10th - 12th 2015 in Nuremberg, Germany (departure date from Germany is February 13th)

Deadline for application: 29th November 2015

» further information and application form

Quality management and marketing for organically produced agricultural commodities – February 9th to March 4th 2016
Training course – Certificate Education – 6 ECTS Credits
Excursion Biofach 2015: Tuesday 9.2.2016 and Thursday 11.2.2016 – Friday 12.2.2016
Theory and Workshops: Monday, 22.2.2016 – 4.3.2016

Announcement of MSc thesis research fieldwork funding on the topics of

  1. Multi-stakeholder processes to improve benefits in the small-scale dairy sector (Kenya) (» download announcement)
  2. Implementing participatory monitoring and evaluation (PM&E) systems for self-monitoring with dairy farmers and milk transporter groups (Kenya) (» download announcement)
  3. Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration in the Pineapple Value Chain in Uganda (» download announcement)

to contribute towards Social Sciences: Knowledge, Collaborative Learning and Action (Sub-project 7)

in the frame of the project Reduction of Post Harvest Losses and Value Addition in East African Food Value Chains (RELOAD)

funded through the Research for the Global Food Supply (GlobE) initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)