Aquaculture: Improving nutrition, food security and incomes in small-scale farming communities

Aquaculture: Improving nutrition, food security and incomes in small-scale farming communities Aquaculture or fish farming is currently receiving considerable attention in tropical and sub-tropical countries. In Kenya, for example, wild fish stocks in Lake Victoria have decreased as a result of pollution and eutrophication and tilapia – the most popular freshwater fish in Kenya – […]

ICT4D Conference Zambia May 2018

What:       ICT4D Conference Where:    Mulungishi International Conference Centre,                 Lusaka/Zambia When:     8 – 10 May 2018/ 11 May 2018 Training The 10th ICT4D Conference brings together public, private and civil society organisations from across the humanitarian and international development community. Participants share how they’ve used […]

BIOFACH 2018

    together with           What:               BIOFACH and VIVANESS congress Where:             Nuremberg,Germany When:              14 – 17 February 2018   The BIOFACH and VIVANESS congresses combined represent the number one knowledge transfer and networking event for the organic sector and attract enormous interest from all market players year after year. The topic of […]

Very successful Lecture: Is there a future for small-scale animal production in the tropics

  The first lecture of our lecture series took place in a crowded Impulse Building on WUR campus. More than over 100 participant came, including students from Van Hall Larenstein! Gijs den Hertog, senior expert animal husbandry and (co)writer of diverse Agrodoks, gave a realistic presentation, based on his long experience in the sector. There is a future […]

Webinar: How are the Pathways to Resilience in Pastoralist Areas of Eastern Africa Evolving?

WEBINAR  on January 10th Event status: Not started (Register)Date and time:Wednesday, January 10, 2018 9:00 am Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) Change time zone Wednesday, January 10, 2018 2:00 pm GMT Time (London, GMT) Wednesday, January 10, 2018 5:00 pm Nairobi Time (Nairobi, GMT+03:00) Duration:1 hour Description: Another ongoing and severe drought in East Africa has reopened […]

Lecture: Is there a future for small-scale animal production in the tropics

Is there a future for small-scale animal production in the tropics? Lecture by: Gijs den Hertog (MSc. Tropical Agricultural Development, University of Reading, UK, 1975)   Programme, date and location: Date: Thursday, 23 November 2017 Place: Impulse building (Speakers Corner), Stippeneng 2, building number 115, Wageningen, University Campus (participation is free) 20:00: Walk-in with coffee […]

19th Organic World Congress

What:   19th Organic World Congress Where: New Delhi, India When:  9 – 11 November 2017   The theme of the 19th OWC is ‘An Organic World through an Organic India.’ Markus Arbenz, Executive Director of IFOAM – Organics International, invites you to join us in India. Over 2000 participants have registered already. There are still spaces […]

Quarterly Bulletin August 2017

In this August 2017 bulletin you can read about the development of smallholder business in an interview with Sabdiyo Dido Bashuna. Furthermore Agromisa’s publications to improve the incomes of small-scale farmers through strengthening their marketing capacity and financial awareness. Read our new Bulletin: