A research fellowship opportunity on Agrobiodiversity as an Instrument for Climate Change Adaptation

One year full time research fellowship (with the possibility of extension) for an International Scoping Study of the Role of Agrobiodiversity as an Instrument for Climate Change Adaptation.

Deadline for applications 8 March 2013

IFS Individual Research Grants

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Deadline to aply 27 January 2013
The Research Areas for Individual Research Proposals are sought under one of three research areas:

Sustainable Natural Resources Management
Water and Aquatic Resources
Food Production, Food Security and Nutrition

Bioversity International announces extension to the Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship Call for 2013

Deadline Extended to 18 November for the Bioversity International Vavilov-Frankel Fellowship Call for 2013

Amongst the topics for this year you will find climate change adaptation, forestry, sustainable diets for improved nutrition and health, Policy, Crop Wild Relatives (CWR), Neglected and Underutilized Species (NUS), Economics

PhD position in Mediterranean agro-ecosystems modelling / Modélisation du fonctionnement des agrosystèmes Méditerranéens

Modelling the biogeochemical functioning of Mediterranean agroecosystems for assessment of their ecosystem services. Assessment of sustainability criteria for the future of Mediterranean agriculture under global change scenarios  The PhD studentship will take place at IMBE (Mediterranean Institute of marine and terrestrial Biodiversity and Ecology, Aix-en-Provence, France) Applications (CV, motivation letter, names of 2 referees) should […]

Training course on Food Systems: from agronomy to human health

3-7 Sept, 2012, Cotonou, Benin. The partners of the EU-ACP project on “Building human and institutional capacity for enhancing the conservation and use of Neglected and Underutilized Species of crops in West Africa, and Eastern and Southern Africa” are inviting young scientists in Benin, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria or Senegal to apply for a Training course […]

Postgraduate study in Sustainable Agriculture at CSU, Australia

Australia’s Charles Sturt University postgraduate programme is keen to expand its numbers of international students and global reach of its courses. Masters of Sustainable Agriculture programme. This MSA programme is eligible for the AusAID Development Scholarship whereby courses on agriculture and rural development are priority sectors for a number of Asian countries included in this […]