The University of California, Davis is opening registration for Class III of the African Plant Breeding Academysm in collaboration with The African Union New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Agency, the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), The Alliance for a Green Revolution for Africa (AGRA), Mars, Incorporated and the African Orphan Crops Consortium. The Plant Breeding Academy is a premium professional certificate program currently offered in the USA, Europe and Africa. Ten classes offered worldwide since 2006 were attended by 213 breeders from 50 countries, making the UC Davis Plant Breeding Academy the most recognized program of its kind. The program covers the fundamentals and the most recent developments in plant breeding theory and practice. In 2012-2016, UC Davis was recognized as the top University in the world for teaching and research in agriculture in the world..







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  • Call for Applications: Falling Walls Lab Nairobi


We would like to call your attention to an innovative scientific format for aspiring researchers – the Falling Walls Lab. The Lab is a platform for excellent academics, entrepreneurs and professionals from all disciplines who get the opportunity to present their research work, business model, innovative project or idea with peers and a distinguished jury from academia and business. Each participant has 3 minutes time on stage.

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Open Call for Proposals -2016

Guidelines for Grant Applicants


Reference: [HRST/ST/AURG-II/CALL1/2016]
Deadline for submission of proposals: 17/08/2016: 1700 Hours GMT+3








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  •  Agricultural Research Leadership and Management Training offered by the Crawford Fund

Crawford foundation is offering an MS course (just in 5 days!) in research management. Developing country nationals receive partial grants for boarding and travel, and other participants need to pay the full conference fee and be responsible for their travel arrangements.

Please apply directly to the advertisers.

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