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Call for Abstracts: The International Boreal Forest Research Association Conference 28-31 August 2023

Deadline: 15 January 2023 The submission process for abstracts is now open. We invite abstract submissions for both oral and poster presentations. Please submit your abstract by 15 January 2023 by filling out a form here. I. Theme Abstracts should contribute to the conference theme: “Climate resilient and sustainable forest management” and one of the subthemes: Decision support tools and solutions for sustainable forestry Understanding linkages between ecosystem proc

Call For Submission: 7th African Conference of African Agricultural Economists and the 60th AEASA Conference 2023

Deadline: 7 March 2023. The president of the African Association of Agricultural Economists (AAAE), jointly with the president of the Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa (AEASA), invites submissions for the 7th African Conference of African Agricultural Economists and the 60th AEASA Conference 2023 to be held from September 18-21, 2023 in Durban, South Africa. These submissions may include full Contributed Papers and Organized Symposia. The theme of the conference will be; &

Opportunity For NGOs in South Africa Working On Women's Empowerment Issues

Deadline: 12 December 2022 Is your organization working in Malawi, South Africa, Zambia, or Zimbabwe? Do you have a programme, intervention, or service focused on issues related to women’s empowerment? Would you like to develop the skills and knowledge to create the biggest impact for your beneficiaries? Scale Accelerator: Women’s Empowerment is a fully-funded consultancy programme for ambitious, locally-led NGOs in Southern Africa working on issues related to women’s emp

Call For Application| Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI)| Regional Leadership Center East Africa|

Deadline: 9 December 2022 Application call for residential Cohorts 49, 50, & 51 is open! Successful applicants will go through an intense 4 weeks of experiential leadership training at the YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa, located at Kenyatta University in Nairobi, Kenya. The Center serves 14 countries in East and Central Africa: Burundi, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, South

Call for Abstracts: 8th Annual Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Week

Deadline 9 December 2022 The Agriculture Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy with co-hosts Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) invites the submission of abstracts for the Research Conference on the nexus of agriculture and food systems, nutrition and health. We welcome abstracts from all relevant disciplines, including but not limited to economics, nutrition, public health, epidemiology, environmental and climate sciences, agronomy, social and political sciences,

2022 Precision Agriculture Awards|African Plant Nutrition Institute

Deadline: 15 November 2022 The 2022 APNI Precision Agriculture Awards include two cash awards of USD 2,500 that are available to one Senior Scientist and one Early Career Scientist in recognition of outstanding activity in the field of precision agriculture research, outreach, or education in Africa.Recipients will be announced during the 2nd African Conference on Precision Agriculture held in Narobi, Kenya on December 7-9, 2022. I. Eligibility Eligible persons work in

Call for Abstract: 2nd African Conference on Precision Agriculture.

Deadline: 30 September 2022. The African Conference on Precision Agriculture seeks to highlight new advances in the fields of experimental and applied precision agriculture. “Precision Agriculture is a management strategy that takes account of temporal and spatial variability to improve sustainability of agricultural production”. They are inviting you to submit abstracts for oral, poster, or virtual presentations within one of the conference topics of interest below. Abstracts

Round 5-Call for Student Applications: Capability Building through Research Stays for Low Emission Agriculture (Full Funded)

Deadline: 1 September 2022 The CLIFF-GRADS Programme invites applications from PhD students from developing countries for short term (4-6 month) scientific training and research on the measurement, modelling and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions, or carbon storage in agricultural systems relevant to developing countries (this may be in the context of enhancing food security). Research will be conducted in association with CGIAR and GRA scientists. Grants of $12,000 USD will be awarded

Invitation to nominate candidates for Scientific Achievement Awards

Deadline: 15 May 2023 The International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO) President invites nominations for the Scientific Achievement Award, to be given at the IUFRO World Congress 2024 in Stockholm, Sweden. At each World Congress, IUFRO recognizes outstanding achievements of up to ten scientists.  Awards will be made for research results published in scientific journals, proceedings of scientific meetings or books, or appropriate patents or other relevant evidence that

Call for applications: Full Funded Short Course on Convivial Conservation

Deadline: 15 July 2022 The Institute of Poverty Land and Agrarian Studies (PLAAS) at the University of the Western Cape (UWC) is hosting a 5 day course with Wageningen University, aimed at transforming conservation ideas and practices in Southern Africa in biodiverse rural, urban, land and ocean spaces. This is part of the Oak Foundation Funded Living Landscapes in Action project. The course will be convened by: Prof Moenieba Isaacs: Professor and Academic Coordinator at PLAAS Prof Br

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