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september2016

Pennsylvania State University — Online Course in Dairy Management

Pennsylvania State University (USA) announces an 8-week online course about sustainable dairy production. The course will offer an international perspective on aspects of dairy management such as genetics, nutrition, reproduction, animal health, farm economics, and sustainability of dairy production systems. Target audiences for this MOOC include the general public interested in how milk is produced; […]

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Principle 10 — Grants to Promote Environmental Justice in Latin America

Principle 10 of the Rio Declaration on Environment and Development seeks to ensure that every person has access to information, can participate in the decision-making process, and has access to justice in environmental matters. The Small Sub-Grants Fund offers up to US$2 thousand to registered nonprofit NGOs in Latin America and the Caribbean for actions […]

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University of California at Davis — Horticulture Innovation Lab

With funding provided by the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Horticulture Innovation Lab makes research grants in support of agricultural development. The Lab is soliciting proposals on improving post-harvest handling, storage, and marketing of tomatoes for Burkina Faso (deadline: 12 September 2016). It also calls for research proposals on dried apricots in Tajikistan (deadline: […]

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European Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) — Enterprises in e-Agriculture

“Pitch AgriHack!” is sponsored by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU, in partnership with other organizations. The aim is to help young start-ups in e-agriculture develop business services. The programme is open to start-ups whose owners are ages 18 to 35, and who have a prototype or operating mobile application or ICT […]

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Conservation International — Indigenous and Traditional Peoples Conservation Fellowship 2016-2017

Conservation International (CI) offers the Indigenous Leaders Conservation Fellowship to leaders from indigenous and traditional peoples. The topic for 2016-2017 is “How conservation efforts can contribute to the realization and/or strengthening of indigenous peoples’ rights to their resources.” Applicants must be members of indigenous or traditional communities, preferably with links to an indigenous organization at […]

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Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund — Grants for Marine Conservation in Indonesia

CEPF announces the availability of large grants (over US$20 thousand) to conserve key biodiversity areas and species in the Togean-Banggai Marine Corridor off Sulawesi, Indonesia. The work will support conservation strategies for the Wallacea Biodiversity Hotspot. Eligibility for funding extends to NGOs, community groups, private enterprises, universities, and other civil society organizations. Applications are particularly […]

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Climate Tracker — Speakers Tour in Germany on Climate Change

In partnership with Oxfam Germany, Climate Tracker announces two fully-funded fellowships for individuals in the Global South to engage in a speakers tour in Germany (planned for March 2017) on the subject of climate change. Applications are invited from anyone in the Global South who fights climate change and its consequences, either as activists or […]

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Energy and Environment Partnership for Southern and East Africa — Project of the Year 2016

The EEP will make an award for “EEP Project of the Year 2016.” Nominations are invited from current or previously completed EEP S&EA projects. EEP will fund travel, accommodation, and associated costs for one representative of the winning project to present at the African Utility Week / Clean Power Africa in Cape Town (May 2017). […]

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International Polar Foundation — Baillet Latour Antarctica Fellowship

The Baillet Latour Antarctica Fellowship of €150 thousand over two years provides young scientists with the opportunity to conduct research in East Antarctica. The program is open to young researchers in atmospheric sciences, glaciology, and geosciences and microbiology (excluding marine microbiology). Applications are welcome from doctoral researchers and post-doctoral researchers in any country who have […]

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The DO School — Apprenticeship Challenge

The DO School sponsors and funds the Entrepreneurship for Good Program to build the capacity of social entrepreneurs in strategies and methods of promoting on-the-job learning, e.g., apprenticeships.  The Apprenticeship Challenge will accept 20 individuals for a 10-week incubation phase in Brazil, followed by 10 months of implementation in the participants’ home countries.  Applications are […]

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