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Genebank Impacts Fellowship

The Genebank Impacts Fellowship is a six-month program that will provide an opportunity for the recipients to gain experience in evaluating the impacts of the international genebanks managed by the CGIAR centers. This experience will be complemented by mentorship from impact assessment specialists and conservation scientists in the global CGIAR community. Applicants must hold a Masters degree (or be close finishing one) in agricultural economics, economics, agriculture, or related discipline. They should be able to start work no later than June 2018 and should be willing to be based in the host country genebank for at least three months during the fellowship period. The Fellowship program is supported by the Global Crop Diversity Trust (Crop Trust), through the Genebank Platform of the CGIAR.
Application deadline: 23 February 2018
For more information: https://www.genebanks.org/news-activities/news/genebank-impacts-fellowship/