Welcome to LARMAT Blog. LARMAT stands for the Department of Land Resource Management and Agricultural Technology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Nairobi. This blog is a forum to share and communicate ideas on agricultural and rural development, and how they affect or relate to communities in Kenya and sub-Saharan Africa. It also gives useful resources for the current and future students of the Faculty of Agriculture, and Alumni as well.
Climate change governance: International course on
Adaptation and mitigation as institutional change processes
Date: 02 – 13 September, 2013; Venue: The Netherlands, Wageningen
-NFP Fellowships available – apply before 05February 2013 -
Large contrasts exist in how we manage the food we have available. While in parts of our societies there is a shortage of food, in the urban and wealthier communities, good food is thrown away only because it is beyond its sell-by date. Optimising the ‘farm to fork’ chain can contribute significantly to food security. Read more
Interested candidates can apply at the website of Centre for Development Innovation, Wageningen UR for admission to the training.Click here to apply.
A limited number of fellowships is available from Nuffic - the Netherlands Fellowship Programme (NFP) for nationals of certain countries. In order to apply for such a NFP fellowship, you have to register through the Nuffic Scholarship Online (SOL) system. Applications for NFP fellowships should be submitted before 5 February 2013. SOL opens on December 01. You will be informed by Nuffic whether your application has been accepted. More information on the NFP fellowships.
Please note that for a valid NPF fellowship application you need to register directly at CDI as well as at Nuffic (SOL). Your fellowship application will not be taken into account if you register with only one of these two institutions.
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Course coordinator: Ingrid Gevers
Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) Wageningen UR P.O. Box 88, 6700 AB Wageningen, The Netherlands E-mail: Ingrid,firstname.lastname@example.org