Round two of the Gender Research Fellowship Programme takes off in Nairobi

Building on a successful first phase, the Gender Research Fellowship Programme is back for round two. This programme has been designed to strengthen...

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Pterocarpus erinaceus germplasm sampling mission with other members of the team. From left to right: William Kwame Nuako Bandoh (in blue shirt), an official of Forestry Commission, a technician, a local person with extensive knowledge on species. Credit: William Kwame Nuako Bandoh.

Abdou-Salam Ouédraogo Fellow to map African rosewood genetic diversity in Ghana

The knowledge gap in genetic information on remaining populations of African rosewood will soon be filled through a new research project, supported by...

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Kassahun Kelifa, Borlaug Fellow 2015. Credit: Kassahun_Kelifa

Ethiopian student awarded Borlaug LEAP Fellowship to research wild coffee

Wild coffee in Ethiopia is threatened and earlier conservation efforts show mixed results. Mr Kassahun Kelifa, an Ethiopian PhD student, has been...

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Guibien Cléophas Zerbo, winner of the 2013 Abdou-Salam Ouédraogo Fellowship. Credit: Bioversity International/ G.Zerbo

The winner of the Abdou-Salam Ouédraogo Fellowship announced

The fellowship has been awarded to a young researcher from the National Tree Seed Center of Burkina Faso, founded and directed by Dr Ouédraogo to...

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Deborah Sandra Nabuuma

Bioversity International Research Fellow receives prestigious AWARD Fellowship

Deborah Sandra Nabuuma has been awarded the prestigious African Women in Agricultural Research and Development (AWARD) Fellowship. For over five...

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