“Feminization of agriculture” call for proposals: Five projects selected

The CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research announced five proposals selected as part of the 2018 cross-CGIAR research call on the topic "Feminization of agriculture: Building evidence to debunk myths on current challenges and opportunities". The teams will work on the projects from October 2018 to March 2020. Funding is provided by the Collaborative Platform and >> Read more

STAARS fellowship program: 2018 call for concept proposals

The Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) fellowship program managed by Cornell University in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) and other partners announces a call for concept proposals from early-career African researchers seeking to become STAARS fellows in 2018. Deadline: March 15, 2018.

Gender Dynamics in Seed Systems: CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research announces results of the call for proposals

The call, announced in August, invited CGIAR researchers to submit proposals on gender relations vis-a-vis technological and institutional innovation, with a focus on gender dynamics in seed systems. Five selected projects will be carried out during the next 18 months and will be co-funded by Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) through the Gender Platform and other CGIAR research programs involved.