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iAfrica Film Festival

  What: iAfrica Film Festival Where: The Hague, Netherlands When: 21 September/ 6,7 and 8 October 2017   iAfrica Film Festival is an initiative of Yangambi that works towards spreading African cinema in the Netherlands. It aims with this film festival to ventilate the continuous development and the importance of African cinema in society and […]

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PROBLEMS WITH AGROMISA WEBSHOP

Since some time Agromisa is facing a problem with the webshop.  According to the message clients get after filling in the order form “shipping methods are required“. We are working hard to get this problem solved. In the mean time you can order publications by sending us an e-mail with the titles you would like to order. […]

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AERES students prepare educational materials for schools South Africa

Four students from the AERES Hoge School (formerly STOAS) in Wageningen are developing materials that can be used in class and on school farms in the Limpopo Province, South Africa. This Agromisa assignment is part of their study programme. The students – Janneke Timmerman, Carli Harteman, Berber Wiersema and Nicholai Boddou are following the Education and […]

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Agromisa Consultation Meeting March 2017

Agromisa Consultation Meeting On 8 March 2017, Agromisa had a meeting with a group of 29 volunteers to brainstorm about new ideas for the future of the organisation.  Bringing people with different backgrounds and experiences together generated dynamic discussions and many interesting ideas emerged. The meeting also had an important social function and strengthened the […]

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Symposium on sustainability, stability, and security in Africa

The Symposium, to be held on World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought, will address Africa’s increasing problem with land degradation that is contributing to unemployment and distressed migration of rural youth. Ministers will explore the sustainability and security challenges as well as opportunities to bring stability and growth. The Symposium will be hosted by H.E. […]

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World Water Week: Water and waste

What:          World Water Week: Water and waste Where:        Stockholm When:          2017, August 27 – September 1   The World Water Week is organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and takes place in Stockholm, Sweden. It has been the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues since 1991. This year’s theme, Water and […]

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UN’s Decade of Action on Nutrition 2015-2025

The main aim of the UN’s Decade of Action on Nutrition 2015-2025 is to work with international and national organisations to promote technologies and practices that support sustainable food production and protect the livelihoods of rural households. The UN advocates a food systems approach which includes taking into account the way the processing, storage, transportation, […]