Rural Transformation

Newsletter: Expert Group on linkages between Water, Sanitation and Food Production for Food and Nutrition Security

This is the newsletter of the  Expert Group on linkages between Water, Sanitation and Food Production for Food and Nutrition Security, sent in August 2016. The newsletter gives an overview of the Expert Group's background, aims and ongoing work. 

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Final report: Expert Group on commercializing the agricultural sector in Kenya

This is the final report of the Expert Group "Commercializing Agricultural Sector in Kenya: Wake the Kenyan Giant!". The report introduces the context of SIANI, the Kenyan framework 'Agricultural Sector Development Support Programme, ASDSP' and the concept of the Expert Group. 

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Final report: SIANI African Biochar Expert Group

This report summarizes the work of the SIANI Expert Group on African Biochar. It presents the completed activities during the period of Expert Group funding and gives an outlook of additional activities yet to come.

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Should we stop talking about “youth”?

Youth and young people are becoming a hot topic among development donors and actors. But who exactly do these "labels" apply to, and are they too broad for effective policies? Or do they create too narrow a focus which is blind to larger structural issues?

Mutual prosperity - why North and South need each other

Agrinatura General Assembly meeting 2017

Agrinatura represents the major research and education stakeholders in Europe dealing with agricultural research and higher education for development.

Rebranding Research for Sustainable Development - Scientific Conference Week 2017

The University of Rwanda (UR) is pleased to announce the UR Scientific Conference Week entitled: ‘Rebranding Research for Sustainable Development.’ The UR was established in 2013 by the Government of Rwanda from the merger of the nation’s seven (7) public Higher Learning Institutions ‘to deliver quality education and develop innovative teaching and research meant to ad