- IA Topic : Developing Countries
Excerpt:IITA seeks a qualified Post-doc Fellow in Agricultural Economics and Policy to work on ex-ante evaluation of technologies, investments, and policy reforms aiming to guide research priority setting and the strategic planning processes at the IITA. The initial appointment is for two years at Ibadan, Nigeria including travel within and outside Africa.
Excerpt:Online training courses at EIA Campus are available free of charge to past and current IAIA (Internationale Association for Impact Assessment) members from developing countries and countries in transition.
Excerpt:The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) seeks a highly qualified agricultural economist to join their international team of scientists working on improving the livelihoods of farmers and the poor in the developing world. ...
Excerpt:Esther Duflo will deliver the IFS 2011 Annual Lecture. The lecture will take place at the London headquarters of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and will be followed by a drinks reception. ...
Excerpt:The SLEplus training is directed at young professionals working in the field of development cooperation in governmental and nongovernmental organizations or in research and education institutes. Participants should hold a university degree and have relevant professional or practical experience.
Methods and Tools for Integrated Assessment of Land Use Policies on Sustainable Development in Developing Countries
Excerpt:For stimulating sustainable development in developing countries, land use patterns and land use changes are considered critical. This paper presents a methodological framework that has been developed in a joint European and developing countries project (LUPIS - Land Use Policies and Sustainable Development in Developing Countries).