Announcement: Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project

We are pleased to share with you a recently released Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project.

Special Announcement: CALL FOR PAPERS, First Conference of the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project, Abuja, 27 & 28 September 2016

Please see link below for further details. CALL FOR PAPERS - NAPP Conference 2016

Call for papers – Increasing Agricultural Productivity & Enhancing Food Security in Africa

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in conjunction with the African Union Commission (AUC) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) is organizing a conference on the theme "Increasing Agricultural Productivity & Enhancing Food Security in Africa:  New Challenges and Opportunities." The conference will be held on 1 - 3 November 2011 >> Read more

Call for papers – African Journal of Agricultural Research (AJAR)

The African Journal of Agricultural Research (AJAR) is currently accepting manuscripts for publication. AJAR publishes high-quality solicited and unsolicited articles, in English, in all areas of agriculture including arid soil research and rehabilitation, agricultural genomics, stored products research, tree fruit production, pesticide science, post harvest biology and technology, seed science research, irrigation, agricultural engineering, agricultural >> Read more

Conference on Emerging Issues in Agricultural Economics

The Center for Agricultural Economic Research, in cooperation with the Department of Agricultural Economics and Management of the Hebrew University, will host an international workshop on “Emerging Issues in Agricultural Economics”. The workshop will take place on the campus of the Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment in Rehovot, Israel, during May >> Read more

Call for Papers – JAFSCD

The Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD) has announced a new topic and is inviting manuscript submissions. Below is a description of the topic: Food System Planning Theory and Practice Food Systems Planning is a nascent field in the planning profession. Considered a more or less free market concern, planners have, until >> Read more

Conference on Rethinking Development

The European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI) and the Development Studies Association (DSA) of the UK and Ireland are jointly hosting a conference on the topic of "Rethinking Development in an Age of Scarcity and Uncertainty: New Values, Voices and Alliances for Increased Resilience".  The conference will be held on September 19-22, 2011 >> Read more

Call for papers – Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development

The Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development (JAFSCD) invites researchers, ag/food system development professionals, and others to submit applied research papers, critical reflection essays, commentaries, and other manuscripts that provide critical insights into small- and mid-scale food value chain development.  Papers can explore specific components within a chain (a farmer co-op or association), >> Read more

Economics of Adaptation to Climate Change in Low-Income Countries

A conference on the Economics of Adaptation to Climate Change in Low-Income Countries will take place on May 18-19 in Washington, DC.  The conference will be hosted by George Washington University in partnership with the World Bank’s Development Research Group and UNDP’s Environment and Energy Group (Global Environmental Finance Team).  The conference will focus on autonomous adaptation, policy-making given “deep uncertainty,” >> Read more

Call for Papers – MIEDC 2011

The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will host the 8th Midwest International Economic Development Conference on April 15-16, 2011.  The keynote speaker will be Pranab Bardhan, professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley, author of 12 books, more than 150 journal articles, and former editor of the >> Read more

Call for Papers – ASTI & FARA Conference

The ASTI initiative and the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) are currently calling for proposals for papers for their jointly-convened conference, “Agricultural R&D: Investing in Africa’s Future: Analyzing Trends, Challenges, and Opportunities,” to be held in Accra, Ghana on December 5-7, 2011.  The deadline for proposals is January 15, 2011. For more information, >> Read more

Call for Papers – 2011 DIME Workshop

The 2011 DIME Workshop, hosted by the Max Planck Institute of Economics, will be held in Jena, Germany on February 18-19, 2011.   Here is an excerpt form the workshop's website: "We aim to bring together contributions – theoretical and empirical, qualitative and quantitative, from any disciplinary background – that focus on the multifaceted interactions between >> Read more

Call for Papers – CSAE Conference 2011

The Centre for the Study of African Economies (CSAE) Conference 2011 on Economic Development in Africa will be held at St Catherine's College, Oxford, 20-22 March 2011. Papers addressing economic analysis of the broad issues relevant for economic development in Africa are invited. Papers on countries other than those in Africa are welcome, providing they >> Read more

Call for Papers – 21st Annual World Symposium

The International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) has invited the submission of proposals for participation in the 21st Annual World Symposium to be held in Frankfurt, Germany, June 20-21, 2011. The 21st Annual World Forum will follow on June 22-23, 2011. The conference begins with the Symposium which utilizes paper presentations, discussion sessions and >> Read more

4th Annual International Symposium on Agriculture

The 4th Annual International Symposium on Agriculture, hosted by the Athens Institute for Education and Research, will be held on July 18-21, 2011 in Athens, Greece.  The aim of the conference is to bring together scholars and students of all disciplines related to agriculture. ATINER has also issued a call for papers for presentation at >> Read more

Youth Writing Contest for Upcoming IFPRI 2020 Conference

IFPRI, through its 2020 Vision Initiative, is pleased to announce its fourth writing contest for youth.  We invite you to present your views on how we can renew agriculture for better food and better health. Contestants: The contest is open to young people between the ages of 14 and 18 who care about solving global >> Read more

Announcement: Call for Proposals

IDRC’s Graduate Research Awards on Climate Change and Water Funding: IDRC’s Climate Change and Water program has recently launched a call for proposals for its new graduate research awards entitled "Adaptation H2O". Adaptation H2O aims to promote important research on the water-related impacts of climate change as well as to build the capacity of students >> Read more

Announcement: Call for Papers

International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP) is pleased to invite you to the Colorado Conference on Earth System Governance to be held 17-20 May 2011 on the campus of Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. This conference is part of a global series organized by the Earth System Governance Project, >> Read more

ANNOUNCEMENT: CALL FOR PAPERS

Northeast Universities Development Consortium Conference 2010 is scheduled to hold at MIT, November 6th and 7th 2010. The call for papers and submission deadline is August 2, 2010. Go to this link for details: Deadline for Papers: August 2, 2010. The Northeast Universities Development Consortium (NEUDC) Conference is a major forum in development economics. NEUDC >> Read more

Announcement: 24th Annual National Conference and Call for Papers

Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) has scheduled to hold the 24th Annual National Conference from September 6-9, 2010, at the Lecture Theatre 1, Adamawa State University, Mubi Nigeria. Theme: Entrepreneurship Development and Nigerian Agricultural Transformation Process: Prospects and Challenges  Events: Monday September 6 – Arrival Tuesday September 7 – Opening Ceremony, Technical Session, Cocktail >> Read more