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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...
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...
Access Agriculture work recognized with “iStandOut” award
11th November 2018
Access Agriculture was recently awarded Prize Digital for Development’s (D4D) ‘iStandOut’ award during an October ceremony in Belgium. Access Agriculture is an international NGO that hosts nearly 200 videos in 75 languages, all freely downloadable. Development organizations, extension services, TV...
Sustainable Development Solutions Network's e-conference on responding to fall armyworm a success
9th November 2018
 The SDSN’s 22-26 October e-conference on “Responding to Fall Armyworm in Africa” was a tremendous success. Over 500 people registered for the week, 70% of whom reside in Africa. Each daily session was well attended, attracting between 100 and 350 views. Participant also engaged with the...
2018 - Quarter Three Newsletter
6th November 2018
The McKnight Foundation board of directors approved seven CCRP project grants during its August board meeting. Learn more about these projects and get the latest updates from each region in this, the third quarterly newsletter of 2018.