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University Programs
Bachelor
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Application date
2018-05-01
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English

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HAS University of Applied Sciences
This English Bachelor’s programme Horticulture and Business Management at the HAS University of Applied Sciences will introduce you to the world of plants and the entire chain from producer to consumer. You will follow technical courses on innovative cultivation techniques, but also learn about management and organisation, national and international trade, marketing and sales. Courses included are: Plant and Environment; Cultivation and Planning;…
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Professional
Volunteer
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English

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GINKGO Volontariat et Partenaire local
Volontariat - Assistant(e) conception séchoir solaire
Le volontariat est à Kumasi - Ghana avec plusieurs départs possibles tout au long de l’année. Le Partenaire local est une organisation non-gouvernementale créée en 1984. Deux volets principaux la composent: Il s’agit à la fois d’un collège de formation et de recherche en agriculture et d’une ONG promouvant des programmes de développement dans les communautés rurales alentour. Le volontariat a pour objectifs : Mener des recherches sur les différen…
Professional
Consultant
Job vacancies
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Application date
2018-04-22
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Spanish

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Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD)
El PNUD busca a un/a profesional para el proyecto "Apoyo a la Gestión Integrada de Cuencas Contiguas a la Cuenca Hidrográfica del Canal de Panamá". En el marco de la implementación del Plan Nacional de Seguridad Hídrica 2015-2050 “Agua para Todos” (PNSH), aprobado en agosto de 2016, el Ministerio de Ambiente (MiAMBIENTE) y la Autoridad del Canal de Panamá (ACP), firmaron tres contratos para la realización de una serie de estudios y análisis de pr…
Courses
Training
Others
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Spanish

Organization
Instituto Erudite
Con el doble curso de "Educador e Intérprete Forestal y Técnico de Educación Ambiental" te cualificarás en el uso de recursos, técnicas y metodologías para que el profesional del medio ambiente cree conciencia sobre la situación ambiental actual, desenvuelva una relación más sostenible y active la participación de la población en la protección y gestión de los bosques y el medio ambiente en general. El programa del curso incluye, entre otros: Ámb…
University Programs
Bachelor
Country
Application date
2018-05-15
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English

Organization
Western Sydney University
Bachelor Programme Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security
The Bachelor programme of Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security at Western Sydney University will equip you to explore the interconnections between food security, agriculture and the environment, social stability, health, plants and animals, and the sustainable use of resources. Get a rewarding career in emerging 'green collar' industries. Opportunities are rapidly emerging for entrepreneurs to lead a new food future. Immersed in an approach…
Events
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French

English

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Ministère de l’Agriculture, des Ressources Hydrauliques et de la Pêche & Medina Events
Salon PAMED 2018
Le Salon Méditerranéen de la Production Animale et des Produits Agricoles à l’export « PAMED » est une fenêtre ouverte sur l’agriculture dans toute sa diversité et une occasion exceptionnelle pour les professionnels du monde agricole. Ils auront l'opportunité exposer et démontrer leurs produits, leurs dernières technologies et savoir-faire en élevage, produits nutritionnels et naturels pour le sol, plantes et animaux, produits d’hygiène et de fer…
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Training
Others
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Spanish

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La Escuela del Agua
Módulo de Posgrado Online en Alcantarillado y Aguas Pluviales
El Módulo de Posgrado Online en Alcantarillado y Aguas Pluviales es un módulo de contenido con el que se adquieren los conocimientos y habilidades necesarias para la gestión avanzada de los sistemas de drenaje urbano y su planificación. Así, los participantes serán capaces de gestionar de manera eficiente la red de alcantarillado, entendiendo las estrategias de explotación y mantenimiento de los sistemas de saneamiento. Programa abierto a todos a…
Events
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2018-05-07
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Global Water Futures
Global Water Futures Inaugural Annual Science Meeting 2018
The primary purpose of the Global Water Futures (GWF) Annual Science Meeting is to provide an opportunity for GWF researchers and affiliated highly qualified personnel to gather and share their scientific findings, project activities and outcomes with the broader GWF community, users and stakeholders. Don't miss it!
Events
Grants & Funding
Application date
2018-05-16
Language

English

Organization
Teach A Man To Fish
School Enterprise Challenge 2018
The School Enterprise Challenge is an international business programme for schools run by the educational charity Teach A Man To Fish. It guides and supports teachers and students to plan and set up real, sustainable school businesses and generate real profits to help support their school or a social cause of their choice. Thematic areas may include agriculture, drinking water and sanitation, and the environment, among others. Prizes are between…
University Programs
Doctoral
Application date
2018-07-23
Language

English

Organization
Anglia Ruskin University
Animal and Environmental Sciences MPhil, PhD
Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, United Kingdom invites applications to the doctoral programme of Animal and Environmental Science. This interdisciplinary group is well-connected with industry and fellow research institutions worldwide. Its research activities span sustainability, ethical resource use and biodiversity loss in relation to wildlife, food production and animal-based leisure
Professional
Consultant
Job vacancies
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Application date
2018-04-30
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English

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United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
Country Consultant - Support to the Land Degradation Neutrality Target Setting Process
In September 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Sustainable Development Goals, including goal 15, which aims to protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss. As main expected results it defines under target 15.3 to combat desertification, restore degraded land and soil, including land a…
Professional
Consultant
Job vacancies
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English

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PwC
Associate - Sustainability, Climate Change & Integrated Reporting
PwC in Johannesburg, South Africa invites applications for the open vacancy position of an Associate-Sustainability, Climate Change & Integrated Reporting, located at their office . Our graduate training programme is underpinned by a development framework that broadens and deepens your knowledge. You'll learn from hands-on coaching and an outstanding variety of work. You'll gain business, personal and technical skills one can use across the busin…
University Programs
Doctoral
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English

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James Cook University
 Doctor of Philosophy (Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies)
James Cook University, Townsville or Cairns, Australia invites applications for the doctoral university programme of Philosophy (Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies).
Fellow
Grants & Funding
Application date
2018-04-30
Language

English

Organization
Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Scholarships 2018-2019
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI) offers grants to foreign citizens and Italian citizens living abroad for the academic year 2018-2019 in order to foster international cultural, scientific and technological cooperation. Grants are offered to pursue study, training, and/or research programs at Italian Higher Education Institutes. Grantees will receive a €900 monthly allowance on a quarterly basis and health insu…
Professional
Consultant
Job vacancies
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Application date
2018-04-29
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English

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International Rice Research Institute
Specialist - Agriculture Research & Development (Seed Expert)
The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is the world’s premier research organization dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger through rice science; improving the health and welfare of rice farmers and consumers; and protecting the rice-growing environment for future generations. Under minimum supervision of IRRI Lead, Seed System and Senior Associate Scientist II and Resident Programme Coordinator, the incumbent will oversee the developm…
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Consultant
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Application date
2018-04-26
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English

French

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Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement (PNUD)
Spécialiste en données Géospatiales
Dans le but de mettre à jour leurs sixièmes rapports nationaux (6RN) dans le cadre de la Convention sur la diversité biologique (CDB). L'objectif du projet « Soutien aux Parties Eligibles à produire le Sixième Rapport National » (6RN) est d'apporter un soutien financier et technique aux Parties éligibles au Fonds pour l'environnement mondial (FEM) à la Convention sur la Diversité Biologique (CDB) dans leur travail de développement du 6RN axé sur…
Grants & Funding
Application date
2018-06-01
Language

English

Organization
Filmmakers Without Borders
Supporting Independent Filmmakers Grant
Filmmakers Without Borders is seeking applications for its Filmmaking Grants to support independent filmmakers around the world via grants and other funding initiatives. Supported projects include narrative films, documentary films, and new media projects that align with themes of social justice, empowerment, and climate change. Grants are available for all of the following stages of production: Development (up to US$1,000); Production (up to US$…
Sand and Dust Storms (SDS) are extreme meteorological phenomena that generate significant amounts of airborne mineral dust particles. SDS play a significant role in different aspects of weather, climate and atmospheric chemistry and represent a serious hazard for life, health, property, environment…
University Programs
Doctoral
Language

English

Organization
Bangor University
Agriculture PhD/MPhil
Bangor University Bangor, United Kingdom invites applications for the doctoral university programme of Agriculture. The programme involves research into agricultural systems and practices ranging from the science of plant and animal production to rural policy and decision-making; with a focus on alternative crops, food and nutrition, farmer health, local knowledge and rural development.
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Portuguese, Portugal

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Universidad de Córdoba, Universidad de Vigo
Congreso Internacional de Agroecología 2018
Los próximos 30, 31 de mayo y 1 de junio se celebra en Córdoba el VII Congreso Internacional de Agroecología, una cita clave para todas las entidades y personas que trabajan para «seguir redescubriendo, acompañando y construyendo prácticas y experiencias agroecológicas en todos los rincones del planeta, desde la agricultura campesina y la agricultura familiar hasta los modelos de consumo y las culturas alimentarias sustentables».
This brief was produced by EcoAgriculture Partners and the FAO Liaison Office for North America following the presentations and discussion at the first in our newest event series for policymakers and conservation and development professionals in Washington, D.C. and beyond, “Towards Sustainable Land…
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Professional
Consultant
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Application date
2018-04-27
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English

French

Organization
Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement (PNUD)
Consultant - Plan de communication Fonds Climat Mali
Pour soutenir les efforts du Mali dans la gestion des risques climatiques des secteurs prioritaires de développement et des communautés, le Ministère de l'Environnement de l'Assainissement et du Développement durable (MEADD), avec l'appui financier du Ministère Fédéral de l'Environnement, de la Protection de la Nature et de la Sûreté Nucléaire (BMUB) et du PNUD, a lancé le Programme d'Appui à la Stratégie Nationale d'Adaptation aux Changements Cl…
Courses
Application date
2018-07-09
Language

Spanish

Organization
ISEA Distancia
Curso Manejo Eficiente de Suelos
En este curso se analizarán las propiedades y el funcionamiento de los suelos en relación con la producción vegetal y el medio ambiente. Sus contenidos son la composición y evolución de los suelos, sus propiedades físicas, químicas e hídricas, la evaluación general de la aptitud productiva del recurso suelo, así como algunas características de los diferentes suelos del país. Además se agregan los aspectos básicos de la fertilidad del suelo y su m…
Intern
Country
Application date
2018-05-01
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English

Organization
International Water Association
Intern Water Policy and Regulation
The International Water Association in the Hague, Netherlands invites applications for the position of an Intern in Water Policy and Regulation.
Courses
Application date
2018-05-14
Language

Spanish

Organization
ISEA Distancia
Curso Fertilización de Cultivos de Granos
Los objetivos del curso son presentar una visión actualizada del manejo de la fertilización en cultivos de granos (trigo, cebada, maíz y soja) en las condiciones productivas de la Región Pampeana y desarrollar conocimientos y criterios que permitan definir planes de fertilización flexibles y adaptados a las necesidades de la empresa agropecuaria.