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Platform for African-European · 2d ago

The International Research Consortium on Animal Health

27 January 2016. Brussels. Launch of the  Scientific Secretariat for the International Research Consortium (IRC) on Animal Health, which Horizon 2020 is funding for five years.The priority t...
Platform for African-European · 2d ago

Field visit: Towards an efficient soybean food chain in Benin (ProSeSS)

19- 24 February 2017. Benin. The Marketing and Consumer Behaviour Group of Wageningen University and Research (WUR) visited the (Dutch funded) Applied Research Fund project Towards an effic...
Platform for African-European · 3d ago

Will Africa Feed China?

Will Africa Feed China?Deborah BrautigamOxford University Press, 2015, 222 pagesIs China building a new empire in rural Africa? Over the past decade, China's meteoric rise on the continent h...
Platform for African-European · 3d ago

Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH

15 -18 February 2017. Nuremberg. Biofach 2017.  Organic food and farming systems have great potential to meet global challenges – such as population growth, climate change, environmental pol...
Platform for African-European · 3d ago

Managing aflatoxins in groundnuts during drying and storage

Certain moulds grow on groundnut, maize and other foods. These moulds produce a poison called aflatoxin. To have healthy groundnuts it is important to care for the groundnut during its whole...
Platform for African-European · 3d ago

Managing aflatoxins in groundnuts during drying and storage

Certain moulds grow on groundnut, maize and other foods. These moulds produce a poison called aflatoxin. To have healthy groundnuts it is important to care for the groundnut during its whole...
Platform for African-European · 3d ago

Donor agencies and multi-stakeholder partnerships

Karaki, K., Medinilla, A. 2016. Donor agencies and multi-stakeholder partnerships: Harnessing interests or herding cats? (Discussion Paper 204). Maastricht: ECDPM.Promoting and supporting pa...
Platform for African-European · 4d ago

CAAST-Net Plus Workshop on Horizon 2020 and Erasmus Plus in Mauritius

6-7 February 2017. Port Louis, Mauritius. Around 40 participants attended the CAAST-Net Plus Horizon 2020 and Erasmus Plus workshop. Presentations and discussions were led by Mrs Nienke Buis...
Platform for African-European · 4d ago

Potato farmers in Tanzania are urged to use Mechanization

15 February 2017. In a bid to increase yields of Irish potatoes production in Tanzania, Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzanians (SAGCOT) has introduced a new system where its gro...
Platform for African-European · 4d ago

AGROECOLOGY: the bold future of farming in Africa

16 February 2017. The Alliance for Food Sovereignty in Africa (AFSA) launched a publication highlighting the huge potential of agroecology to feed Africa, fix broken food systems and repair ...