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SNAP PI urges government policies on agroecology
11th June 2019
The closing ceremony of Singida Nutrition and Agroecology Project (SNAP) was held in Singida last week. During the ceremony Project PI Rachel Kerr said that agroecological farming needs policy backing so that it can be implemented by farmers effectively. Professor Kerr pointed out that...
May 2019 Board Approvals
18th May 2019
The McKnight Foundation board of directors approved ten CCRP grants during its May board meeting. Congratulations to the following grantees:Association Ecology Technology and Culture in the Andes for an Andes project titled "Dissemination and Multiplication of Innovative Proposals on...
Call for Candidates: 2019 International Scientific Prize and 2019 Innovation Prize
25th February 2019
Agropolis Foundation and Olam International are now accepting nominations for the "2019 Louis Malassis International Prize for Agriculture and Food" and the "2019 Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security." Learn more about the awards and how to make nominations here. The deadline for nominations...
February 2019 Board Approvals
23rd February 2019
The McKnight Foundation board of directors approved two CCRP grants during its February board meeting. Congratulations to the following grantees:Association Malienne d'Eveil au Developpement Durable for a West Africa project titled  "Farmers Knowledge II" led by Bougouna Sogoba. Institut...
Free online course on sustainable nutrition and agriculture
13th December 2018
Free online course on sustainable nutrition and agriculture – starts February 11! How do we ensure a healthy and sustainable diet for our growing world population? How should agriculture adapt – or stay the same – to support the Sustainable Development Goals? The free SDG Academy...
Farewell to Andes Liaison Scientist Julio Postigo
30th November 2018
Andes Liaison Scientist Julio Postigo will be transitioning out of his role with the program by the end of 2018. The CCRP program wishes to acknowledge and thank Julio for his important contributions to the program. More than two and a half years ago, Julio stepped into the Liaison Scientist...

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