News 24.01.2018

Possibility for Projects between Germany, Mozambique and Zambia in the Field of Agricultural Sciences

28 February 2018: Deadline for German partners to register!

15 March 2018: Proposal submission deadline!

To facilitate and foster collaborative work between research teams from Germany, Mozambique and Zambia, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation), the Fundo Nacional de Investigação (FNI) of Mozambique, and the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) of Zambia have issued a call for joint project proposals for the funding period 2018 to 2020 in the field of agricultural and livestock sciences. Collaborations of research teams from these countries are invited to submit bilateral or trilateral proposals with at least one partner in Germany and one partner in Mozambique or Zambia respectively.

The following are the thematic area of focus:

  • crop sciences (including plant breeding, plant genetics and genomics, plant health, crop production)
  • livestock sciences (including animal breeding, genetic improvement of livestock, livestock production, animal nutrition, livestock health and veterinary medicine)
  • agro-ecological systems in Zambia and Mozambique including socioeconomic aspects