Thursday, September 23, 2010
This Week’s Posts
EMPLOYMENT: Opportunities with CIFOR. CIFOR is currently accepting applications for several Scientist and Senior Scientist positions. Deadline: October 31, 2010
EMPLOYMENT: FAO Policy Officer (Policy assistance Support Service). The incumbent will contribute to policy assistance and capacity building activities on selected food security, agriculture and rural development priority issues in collaboration with other concerned units in Headquarters and in Regional and Subregional Offices. Deadline: November 12, 2010
SCHOLARSHIPS: Gates Cambridge Scholarships at University of Cambridge. Scholarships are full-cost awards for graduate study and research in any subject available at the University of Cambridge. The scholarships are highly competitive and are awarded to citizens of any country outside the UK. Deadline: October 15 for US citizens
SCHOLARSHIPS: PhD Scholarships in Dynamics of Complex Property Rights (and others) at University of Technology Sydney. The School of the Built Environment at University of Technology Sydney, Australia has created five special PhD scholarships for 2011 for doctoral applicants in the Faculty of Design, Architecture, and Building, including a research stream in the Dynamics of Complex Real Property Rights. Deadline: October 29, 2010 for domestic applicants.
EVENT: AgKnowledge Africa Share Fair on Agricultural and Rural Development Knowledge in Africa. The Share Fair on will be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 18-21 October 2010.
EVENT: 117th EAAE Seminar: Climate Change, Food Security, and Resilience of Food Systems. The seminar will take place from November 25th to November 27th, 2010 in the Palace of the University of Hohenheim.
PUBLICATION: Women and Landed Property in Urban India. a recent UNU-Wider Working Paper.