The Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI) based in Bangkok, Thailand, is looking for its new Executive Secretary. To find out more details and apply for the position, please click here. Candidates with Ph.D, at least 15-year experience in agricultural R&D, and experience in strategic planning should apply. Those working within national agricultural research and development systems from the Asia and the Pacific region, having the required qualifications and experience, are encouraged to apply as well. Applications along with CV, contact details, photo and three references, should be addressed to the Chairman of APAARI Executive Committee and sent to Dr. Bhag Mal, Interim Executive Secretary, APAARI (firstname.lastname@example.org) and copied to Ms. Cel Bitong (email@example.com).
content related to: climate change, environment, including among others renewable energy, bio-fuels, bio-gas, solar energy, desertification
Many IFAD project beneficiaries live on ecologically fragile land without access to financing and infrastructure that would allow them to withstand the impact of climate change.
Content related to: food security, nutrition, food safety, food storage, consumption
Food insecurity ranges from hunger through fear of starvation to extreme famine, and can be either chronic or transitory. Despite food production increases in past decades, there are over 800 million people worldwide who are chronically hungry, and up to 2 billion people lacking food security.
Content related to: indigenous people, traditional societies and tribal groups including tribal development activities, empowerment, livelihoods and community development programmes.
Indigenous peoples are communities and nations who claim a historical continuity and cultural affinity with societies predating the formation of modern political states.
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