Twelve new students are embarking on their Masters of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Integrated Crop Management (ICM) after attending a welcome ceremony in Delémont, the capital of the Swiss Canton of Jura.
Three CABI projects feature in a new Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) book 'Driving Safe Trade Solutions Worldwide' which demonstrate how small-scale farmers, processors, traders and governments are being supported to access global markets.
Plans towards developing a comprehensive strategy that will enable Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) to deal more proactively and effectively with invasive species have advanced significantly.
SciDev.Net - the world's leading source of reliable and authoritative news, views and analysis about science and technology for global development - has been honoured by the Egyptian Government for helping to found and support Egyptian Science Week.
CABI is strengthening its working relationship with the International Tropical Fruits Network (TFNet) with plans to further collaborate on projects related to the management of pests and diseases.
A workshop has been held at the Zhejiang Agriculture and Forestry University (ZAFU) in Hangzhou, Eastern China, to raise awareness of the Plantwise plant doctor programme which trains extension workers to diagnose and help farmers manage a range of crop pests and diseases. The meeting was primarily aimed at raising awareness…