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Tree Fund Cultivating Innovation— John Z. Duling Grant Program

Tree Fund Cultivating Innovation— John Z. Duling Grant Program

The John Z. Duling Grant Program was established and funded by a bequest from the estate of John Z. Duling of Indiana, a strong advocate of research who in 1972…

Calls for Proposals and Tenders On Integrate Smallholder Farmers and Pastoralists

Calls for Proposals and Tenders On Integrate Smallholder Farmers and Pastoralists

The European Commission calls for proposals to identify an institution that will manage a fund to integrate smallholder farmers and pastoralists within their value chains by blending grants and commercial…

MasterCard Foundation: Fund for Rural Prosperity 2017

MasterCard Foundation: Fund for Rural Prosperity 2017

he MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity is a US$50 million challenge fund to extend financial services to people living in poverty. MasterCard Foundation aims to support ideas from…

Farm Africa — Maendeleo Agricultural Enterprise Fund

Farm Africa — Maendeleo Agricultural Enterprise Fund

The Maendeleo Agricultural Enterprise Fund (MAEF) makes grants and loans to small and medium-sized enterprises along the agricultural value chain in East Africa. MAEF aims to serve the “missing…

Agriculture Now The Investors Choice – THE ECONOMIST

Agriculture Now The Investors Choice – THE ECONOMIST

 In the next 40 years, humans will need to produce more food than they did in the previous 10,000 put together. But with sprawling cities gobbling up arable land…

Africa Food Prize — Calling for Nominations 2017

Africa Food Prize — Calling for Nominations 2017

Nomination and selection procedure The nomination process for the Africa Food Prize starts with nominations being sent to the Africa Food Prize Secretariat. The Africa Food Prize Secretariat then assists…

Global Forest Watch – 2017 Small Grants Fund

Global Forest Watch – 2017 Small Grants Fund

Small Grants Fund The Small Grants Fund seeks to promote uptake of Global Forest Watch by civil society organizations to use in their research, advocacy, and fieldwork. The fund provides…

Common Fund for Commodities — Open Call for Proposals 2017

Common Fund for Commodities — Open Call for Proposals 2017

The Common Fund for Commodities provides financing to organisations and enterprises engaged in commodity value chains in its member countries. Through a range of financial instruments, the CFC seeks to…

Drivers of Food Choice — Competitive Grants Program

Drivers of Food Choice — Competitive Grants Program

We are pleased to announce the 2nd Drivers of Food Choice Competitive Grants Program Request for Proposals! We aim to solicit applications and select research projects for funding that will…

FG Packages Bailout for Nigeria’s Poultry Farmers

FG Packages Bailout for Nigeria’s Poultry Farmers

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is leading an urgent effort by the Federal Government to bailout poultry farmers now confronting various challenges. The poultry industry has had to contend with…

East Africa Postharvest Technologies Competition 2017

East Africa Postharvest Technologies Competition 2017

The East Africa Postharvest Technologies Competition 2017 (EAPTC-2017) aims to identify scalable post-harvest technologies in East Africa for dissemination. The EAPTC-2017 will select top 50 scalable technologies…

IDRC Fund For Innovations to Improve Livestock Vaccines in Africa and Asia

IDRC Fund For Innovations to Improve Livestock Vaccines in Africa and Asia

IDRC in Canada is calling for proposals to support novel ideas or pre-existing innovations to respond to the challenges of existing livestock vaccines in Sub-Saharan Africa and South…

Nigeria Bank To Contribute 5% Of Profit In Agriculture Fund

Nigeria Bank To Contribute 5% Of Profit In Agriculture Fund

Deposit Money Banks (DMBs) in the country are to contribute 5% cent of their annual Profit After Tax to an Agriculture Fund, which would be used to vigorously pursue the…

RUFORUM Doctoral Studies Scholarship in Agriculture and Food Science for Africans

RUFORUM Doctoral Studies Scholarship in Agriculture and Food Science for Africans

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM3 ) Secretariat is pleased to announce the fifth round of PhD scholarships available through the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD) funding…

The Innocent Foundation — Seed Grants for Sustainable Agriculture in the Developing World

The Innocent Foundation — Seed Grants for Sustainable Agriculture in the Developing World

The Innocent Foundation — Seed Grants for Sustainable Agriculture in the Developing World Three-quarters of the world’s poorest people rely on small plots of land to feed their…