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2019-02-15
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Soil Science Society of TURKEY (SSST), UNCCD, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, General Directorate of Combating Desertification and Erosion (ÇEM), Konya Food and Agriculture University (KFAU)
Contribute through publication to the International Soil Congress
Call for papers! This is a cordial invitation to participate in the International Congress on "Successful Transformation toward Land Degradation Neutrality (Future Perspective)" in commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the coming into force of the United Nations Conventions to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), to be held in Ankara, TURKEY, 17-19 June 2019. The objective of this congress is to create a unique ground (platform) by bringing broad…
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2018-12-31
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English

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Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)
Management Position at Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) Vacant!
The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is seeking a competent individual to fill the post of Manager, Program Results Measurement & Learning (PRML). RUFORUM operation is guided by its Vision 2030 Strategy (The African Universities’ Agenda for Agricultural Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation - AHESTI), which is being implemented through four Flagship Programmes. Key roles include among many…
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Spanish

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Tecnológico de Costa Rica (TEC)
Beca Total Mauricio Campos
La Beca Total Mauricio Campos se asigna según la condición socioeconómica del grupo familiar del estudiante solicitante. Los beneficios son los siguientes: Pago total de los derechos de estudio, es decir, pago de cursos por semestre; Monto mensual para gastos académicos; Préstamo de libros; Ayudas para beneficios complementarios; Servicio de odontología gratuíta. Para solicitar la beca es necesario tener una condición económica limitada,…
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Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean
The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean is looking for interns to assist in drafting and preparing official documents, preparation of a study about appropriate technologies to be applied in rural areas.This is an unpaid internship.
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Masters
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English

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The University of Dundee
Obtain your masters degree in Environmental Sustainability
Environmental sustainability is a diverse and dynamic subject examining the interaction between people and their surroundings. Global warming, biodiversity and renewable energy are just a few of the recurring themes we hear on the news, and public agencies are now looking for graduates with the ability to deliver sustainable outcomes. The University of Dundee offers an MA in Environmental Sustainability. Key courses, will be among others:…

The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) Capacity Building Marketplace is an exchange platform for those seeking and offering knowledge, training and opportunities related to the UNCCD’s mandate regarding the issues of capacity building. These resources are helpful for anyone working toward land degradation neutrality (LDN).

The Capacity Building Marketplace supports students, grassroots movements, professionals, researchers, civil society organizations (CSOs), farmers’ organizations and the general public to develop their full potential regarding sustainable land management practices to address drought and land degradation.

The Marketplace addresses the creation, strengthening and building of capacity as it relates to mitigation and adaptation to drought and desertification in concrete ways.

Here on the Marketplace you can:

  • Share and find experiences and new ideas
  • Increase your knowledge and skills
  • Be informed about capacity building efforts globally
  • Directly influence the Marketplace’s future content

If you have any questions or would like to provide feedback, please contact UNCCD Capacity Building Officer, Richard Byron-Cox via email rbyroncox [at] unccd.int or phone +49 2288 152 827.