The United Nations University Institute for Sustainability and Peace (UNU-ISP) has now opened applications for the 3 months Traineeship "Open Calls for On-the-Job Research Capacity Building for Sustainable Agriculture in Developing Countries" (OJCB). Start: November 2011 Deadline for application: 10 October 2011 UNU-ISP will support the capacity building programme, which mainly consists of on-the-Job training (OJT) for capacity building for young researchers in developing countries.The purpose of this programme is to:
- Develop capacity for agricultural research in developing countries.
- Disseminate new agricultural technologies that are adaptable to local conditions and to local farmers.
- Ultimately contribute towards increasing world food production through promotion of sustainable agriculture in developing countries.