Three out of four people in developing countries live in rural areas, and most depend on agriculture for their livelihoods.
Climate change, water shortages and energy scarcity threaten agricultural production, and global food demand is set to rise in coming decades.
This scheme is for mid-career scientists who want to organise a small three-day scientific seminar between groups of scientists from India and the UK. more
INASP are looking for a Monitoring and Evaluation officer to join their Evaluation, Learning and Communication team as maternity leave cover for a 12 month contract starting summer 2013. more
This UKCDS/ LIDC report sets out the current situation, historical perspectives and future opportunities for agricultural research for development in the UK. more
This is the first conference of CliMathNet, an EPSRC-funded LWEC network that aims to break down barriers between researchers in Mathematics, Statistics and Climate Sciences. more
As part of its mission to share rural development experiences and insights with other practitioners, IIRR offers short-term international and regional “Applied Leaning” courses more