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Nov 24 2015 Programme Management Unit
Her Majesty the Queen has awarded a Queen’s Anniversary Award for Further and Higher Education to the University of Greenwich for the Natural Resources Institute’s work on cassava. Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education are a biennial award scheme which is...
Nov 24 2015
Nov 24 2015 Programme Management Unit
It is estimated that the time dedicated  by a farmer for weeding his field represents 50% of the total working time devoted to the crop. Optimization of weed control practices can reduce this time and frees the farmer to further develop his farm. The Video documentary presents the constraints...
Nov 24 2015
Nov 10 2015 Programme Management Unit
On 3 - 4 November 2015, the First International Conference and Exhibition on Hydrogen was held in Kingston, Jamaica. This conference is part of the research project ‘The Application of Solar-Powered Polymer Electrolyte Membrane (PEM) Electrolysers for the Sustainable Production of Hydrogen...
Nov 10 2015
Nov 9 2015 Programme Management Unit
The ACP S&T II funded project GMASSURE-Assuring agricultural and food safety of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in Southern Africa has just published its  newsletter. In this issue: - the value of "-omics" to biosafety and food security - upcoming events - meet GMASSURE...
Nov 9 2015
Nov 6 2015 Programme Management Unit
The ‘Africa-EU Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation in Food and Nutrition Security: Innovation and Private Sector Management’ event will take place on 26 November, in Johannesburg, South Africa. The event is organised by the CAAST-Net Plus partner, the French Research...
Nov 6 2015
Nov 4 2015 Programme Management Unit
The Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation in Africa will take place 21-23 February 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and will focus on “fostering African resilience and capacity to adapt”, meaning that it will serve the purpose of showcasing experiences from research, field...
Nov 4 2015
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