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IITA and Bioversity International Rwanda organise a call for MSc thesis research students affiliated with: – Catholic University of Leuven (KUL), Belgium; – Ghent University (UGhent), Belgium; – Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Belgium; – The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), Germany; – Wageningen University (WUR), Netherlands. The call is open for […]

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JOIN THE UNIQUE CIALCA PHD PROGRAM Working at the interface of academic excellence and research in development in Central Africa Deadline 15 August 2018   PhD POSITION 1: HOUSEHOLDHETEROGENEITY TO STRENGTHEN AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT (closed for applications) PhD POSITION 2: MANAGING NUTRITIONAL AND ENTREPRENEURIAL OBJECTIVES (closed for applications) PhD POSITION 3: AGRI-FOOD SYSTEMS PATHWAYS […]

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Three initiatives, one goal… In the beginning of 2018, RAB joined forces with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)and Bioversity International on three different initiatives that target to combat Banana Xanthomonas Wilt (BXW) disease in Rwanda: CIALCA, ICT4BXW, and RTB Scaling Fund. Although each of the projects has a specific approach and focus, they all […]

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One of the key-outcomes of CIALCA is to connect the pathways of agricultural research and development for improved food, income and nutrition security. To achieve that, the uptake, use and impact of agricultural research innovations in developing countries – often referred to as ‘scaling’ – is essential. However, scaling of agricultural innovations is not easy… […]

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24 researchers from across different countries, research and development projects and organizations attended a workshop on Open Data Kit (ODK) in the final week of January 2018. The workshop, organized by CIALCA – took place at the Central African Hub Office of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) in Nairobi. The workshop facilitated knowledge […]

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