GFAR Retreat 2007

The Retreat will be held at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, Egypt, to develop the business plan.

In order to ensure that the GFAR Business Plan enjoys the buy-in and confidence of stakeholders, we have invited representatives from all GFAR stakeholder groups to the Retreat.

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The Forum FARA is seeking a Coordinator for the Sub Saharan Africa Challenge Program (SSA CP)

FARA is seeking to employ a Coordinator for the Sub Saharan Africa Challenge Program (SSA CP) who will be responsible to the Executive Secretary. The overall responsibility of the Coordinator is the successful implementation of the SSA CP following the integrated agricultural research for development (IAR4D) principles.
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ICM4ARD: Application Profile for describing Organizations

In the context of the process towards coherence in agricultural information systems and in coordi

Minutes of the last GFAR Statutory Meetings

The minutes of the last GFAR Statutory Meetings, held in Washington D.C., USA, on November 30th - December 2nd 2

New Executive Secretary ad interim for GFAR

The Global Forum on Agricultural Research has a new Executive Secretary ad interim.

INBAR Training Calendar 2007

INBAR would like to draw your attention to a series of training workshops and seminars they are organizing around the

NARI Papa New Guinea: Vacancies

The National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) is the leading Institute in Papua New Guinea for conducting applied, adaptive and development oriented on food crops, livestock, alternative food and cash crops, and resource management issues; and providing technical, analytical and diagnostic services and information to the entire agriculture sector in PNG.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified PNG and non-PNG citizens for the following senior positions which are available for immediate recruitment in 2007:

- Principal Scientist (Grade 14-16) - Crop Improvement / Breeder – Based at Bubia, Lae
- Principal Economist (Grade 14–16) - Based at NARI Headquarters, Bubia, Lae
- Research Programme Leader (Grade 15-16) – Dry-Lowlands Programme, Laloki
- Chief Scientist (Grade 15-17) - Based at NARI Headquarters, Bubia, Lae
- Human Resource Officer (Grade 10-12) - Based at NARI Headquarters, Bubia, Lae (Available only for PNG citizens)

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