ICRA Courses on Rural Innovation [in French and English]


ICRA
, the International Centre for development oriented Research in Agriculture, has three new courses to offer in 2012, on rural innovation.

Note! Some courses are in English, others in French.

1. Design & Management of Interactive Learning in Rural Innovation
5 - 23 November 2012, Wageningen, The Netherlands
This course is for professionals from research, extension, farmer organizations and private sector, working in rural innovation networks, who are involved in designing, facilitating and coaching on-the-job participatory learning processes.
For more information, check out the webpage or download the course leaflet.

Funding

Nationals from Algeria, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman and Syria have the possibility to apply for a MENA scholarship for this course.
For nationals for several countries there are NFP scholarships available; all information can be found on the webpage.
* Deadline of MENA application: 1 July 2012.
* Deadline of NFP fellowship application: 1 May 2012
* Deadline own/other funding:  1 October 2012

2. [course in French] Recherche Agricole pour le Developpement et Innovation:  Programme de renforcement des capacités des facilitateurs de processus d'apprentissage de la RAD
11 Febr - 17 Mai 2013 à Wageningen, Pays-Bas
 This course is for professionals working in rural innovation
For more information, check out the webpage or download the course announcement [Annonce].

Funding
For nationals for several countries there are NFP scholarships available; all information can be found on the webpage. 
* Deadline of NFP fellowship application: 1 May 2012
* Deadline with own funding: 1 December 2012.

ICRA offers a third course that is on the MENA course list, with a deadline of 1 March 2012 and for which people may directly apply through your embassy:

3. [course in French] Programme d'apprentissage interactif pour l'innovation rurale dans l'Enseignement Supérieur
10 au 28 Septembre 2012 à Wageningen, Pays-Bas
This course is for lecturers and researchers working in higher agricultural and rural education organisations.
For more information, check out the webpage or download the announcement [annonce].

Funding
Les ressortissants Algériens, Irakiens, Libanais, Marocains, Omanais et Syriens peuvent se porter candidats à une bourse MENA pour cette formation. 
Pour plus de renseignements, consulter ce website.
Les candidatures doivent être soumises directement à l’Ambassade des Pays Bas, au plus tard le 1er Mars 2012. 
Dates limite de candidature sans financement MENA: 1er Juin 2012

More on ICRA courses
For more information, read the leaflet with all present ICRA training programmes and the tailor-made course possibilities and a general folder on ICRA.
You can also look at the webpage that links to all our courses and the course schedule.

In case you would like to receive ICRA course brochures, please contact Dr Ans Brom at the following address:

 

 

 

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