Gender in Agriculture Partnership

Transforming agriculture to empower women and deliver food, nutrition and income security

Opportunity: Spring School 2016 in Florence, Italy

Italian Agency for Development Cooperation
Expiry date: 
Thursday, 10 March, 2016

The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation – Florence Office is offering the Spring School “Building Capacity to Feed the Planet: Sustainable Agro-Food Chains”. The school will take place in Florence, Italy, from 30 April to 8 June 2016.

16 participants from 7 Countries – Botswana, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe – will be selected to participate in a 5-week training program. Essential conditions to apply are described in the Spring school flyer [PDF]. For further information about the programme please see the course factsheet.

Funding made available by the Italian Cooperation will cover the following costs: return flight to Florence from the capital city of the Country of residence; lodging in single room with full board service (3 meals/day) from April 30 to June 8 2016; transportation for field visits; medical insurance; pocket money.

Interested professionals and officers are welcome to apply by 10 March 2016.

The application form is available here