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Climate change adaptation in agriculture and natural resource management
Integrating climate change in sustainable development
Date: 03 -14 February 2014; Venue: East Africa, The Netherlands
-NFP Fellowships available – apply before 07 May 2013 -
Please find below more information on the International course on:Climate change adaptation in agriculture and natural resource management. Please feel free to circulate this email in your network. We request you to inform us of any links to a related websites on which we could also post this announcement.
Without appropriate responses, climate change is likely to constrain economic development and poverty reduction efforts. But if you plan for it, adaptation to climate change is possible. Well-designed strategies, based on climate-smart approaches, can offer ways out. 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 07 May 2013. SOL opens on March 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: Irene Koomen
Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) Wageningen UR P.O. Box 88, 6700 AB Wageningen, The Netherlands E-mail: Irene.firstname.lastname@example.org