Friday, December 18, 2009



The Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA) is the apex organization for agricultural research for development in Africa. In partnership with the European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development (EFARD), FARA is seeking to recruit an Africa Co-Manager of the Platform for African-European Partnership on Agricultural Research for Development Phase 2 project (PAEPARD II). PAEPARD II is an EC funded 36 month project with an overall objective of building joint African European multi-stakeholder partnerships in agricultural research for development (ARD) contributing to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The specific objective is “Enhanced, more equitable, more demand-driven and mutually beneficial collaboration of Africa and Europe on agricultural research for development with the aim of attaining the MDGs”. The Africa Co-Manager will be based at the FARA Secretariat in Accra, Ghana.  The selected candidate will function under FARA’s Networking Support Function 5 and collaborate with all other Networking Support Functions. [more information]

Deadline: January 15, 2010

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