Monday, March 08, 2010


CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: The Yara Prize for a Green Revolution in Africa

The Yara Prize honors work that increases food productivity, security or availability through improvements in food systems, advancements in sustainable agriculture and development of local markets. The prize aims to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship. The prize was launched in 2005 and consists of a USD 100,000 grant, a glass trophy and a diploma. Winners are chosen by The Yara Prize Committee. The Yara Prize can be awarded to any individual or identifiable group of individuals, as well as to established institutions, associations, organizations or government bodies with a formal and recognized judicial and organizational structure, contributing to the overall goals of the prize. [more information]

Deadline: April 1, 2010

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