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የምርምር ማዕከሉ በተሻሻሉ ቴክኖሎጂዎች የአካባቢውን አርሶ አደሮች ተጠቃሚነት እ...16 Dec 2016 11:52
የምርምር ማዕከሉ በተሻሻሉ ቴክኖሎጂዎች የአካባቢውን አርሶ አደሮች ተጠቃሚነት እያሳደገ ይገኛል

የአሶሳ የግብርና ምርምር ማዕከል ከተቋቋመ ከአስር ዓመታት በላይ ያስቆጠረ ሲሆን  በሰብል፣እንስሳት፣በተፈጥሮ [ ... ]

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KOPIA-Ethiopia center annual activities evaluation...16 Dec 2016 11:15

 KOPIA Ethiopia summarized its project Activities Implemented in 2016 During the Annual Evaluation and Experience Sharing Meeting Conducted on 08 December [ ... ]

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The 3rd Decadal National Conference on Food and Fo...07 Dec 2016 12:05
The 3rd Decadal National Conference on Food and Forage Legumes Has Been Launched at EIAR HQ

The third decadal national conference on food and forage legumes in Ethiopia is being held at EIAR headquarters. The four-day conference is aimed at reviewing [ ... ]

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Researchers’ forum on multi-dimensional crop impro...11 Nov 2016 05:32
Researchers’ forum on multi-dimensional crop improvement and the role of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) held

The Agricultural and Nutritional Research Laboratories Directorate of EIAR in collaboration with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) held [ ... ]

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Stronger integration said crucial for impactful fu...07 Nov 2016 13:23
Stronger integration said crucial for impactful functioning of SNFALRC

EIAR research and core process directors have visited center development activities of the Center at its premises The Sebeta National Fishery and Aquatic [ ... ]

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Building Capacity towards Retrieving Online Global...31 Oct 2016 06:47
Building Capacity towards Retrieving Online Global Information for Excellence in Agricultural Research

Knowledge Management Directorate of the Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR) in collaboration with the Essential Electronics Agricultural [ ... ]

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    • “Planet 50-50: step it up for gender equality by 2030”

      “Planet 50-50: step it up for gender equality by 2030” Women are the backbone of the development of rural economies. They comprise more than 60% of the world’s agricultural labor force. Agriculture is the main alternative for rural women. In rural areas, women guarantee livelihoods, are responsible to triple roles, those are productive, reproductive and community roles and are fighting hunger and malnutrition. Despite the important roles they play in agricultural economies, rural women in Africa suffer from the highest illiteracy rates and are the most visible face of poverty. Moreover, their access to and control over all land and productive resources is still unsatisfactory.  There is a lack of recognition of the role of women in agriculture which is harmful and gives rise to a lack of specific policies that strive to alleviate high levels of poverty, illiteracy and non involvement in the design and planning of development programs. However, it is extremely important to realize...

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    • Researchers’ Forum Held On 26th And 27th February 2016 At Oromo Culture Center.

      What direction should agricultural research be taking in order to best contribute to improve food security and market compatibility and how can the impact of the research be maximized whether through strengthening of skills, building of partnerships or prioritizing investment in key research areas? These were some of the issues that came under discussion at the researchers’ forum held on 26th and 27th February 2016 at Oromo culture center. H.E Dr. Mulatu Teshome, FDRE president, H.E mr. Tefera Derbew, MoANR, H.E Mr. Sileshi Getahun, MoLF, H.E Mr. Wendirad Mandefro, state minister of MoANR, H.E Dr kassu Elala, policy and research advisor to the prime minister with a ministerial portfolio, were the guest of honor on this forum. The welcoming speech given by H.E Mr. Tefera, followed by Dr. Fentahun Mengistu, director general of EIAR. “It’s very exciting to be here with and deliver this message to you on this special event.” Of the special guest of honor H.E Dr. Mulatu, said on his...

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