Deadline: 30 June 2019
Who can apply: Only candidates from Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Niger, Kenya, Sudan, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda are eligible to apply.
FARA and the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM-Bari), Italy, invite applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates for fully funded training at MSc level and Advanced Short Courses in Agricultural Research and Innovation.
The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) has launched the Agricultural Research and Innovation Fellowship for Africa (ARIFA), a capacity development component of its Holistic Empowerment for Livelihoods Program (HELP), which aims to produce a new generation of fit-for-purpose workforce to re-engineer African agri-food sector to provide the change factor for rapid agricultural transformation in the next 10 years.
ARIFA is based on Integrated Agricultural Research for Development (IAR4D) approach. Under the program, suitably qualified Africans will be trained in ARIFA- affiliated universities and centers of Agricultural Research for Development (AR4D) in ARIFA affiliated countries including, but not limited to Brazil, China, Cuba, India, Italy and the Netherlands.
Please visit Agricultural Research and Innovation Fellowship for Africa (ARIFA): Inaugural Call for Application<https://