The Agriculture for Food Security 2030 (AgriFoSe2030) programme, a Swedish initiative, will conduct a training course for young African researchers on effective research-to-policy interaction for agricultural development. The course is a collaboration between AgriFoSe2030 and The Gothenburg Center for Sustainable Development (GMV) at University of Gothenburg and Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. AgriFoSe2030 speaks directly to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through the promotion of smallholder agricultural development. The course will be held 28 Jan - 1 Feb 2019 in Nairobi, Kenya.
- Be university lecturers or post-doctoral researchers currently affiliated with a university in Africa;
- Have recently (within 5 years) completed a PhD in a field of relevance;
- Have a good record of scientific publications; and
- Have experience or strong interest in communicating research outputs to policymakers and practitioners for impact.
Deadline to apply: 28 Sept. 2018