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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 11 January 2018 at 08:23

I'm looking to learn about sustainable farming in Uganda on real farm.  I currently live in California, USA and I have plan to start sustainable farm to live on in Uganda.  I'm looking for someone is willing to teach me about sustainable farming.  I can pay for my own flight to Uganda.  Please contact me if you are interested in helping me out?

Thanks!


Dennis

Innocent Lawoko Muno Hi, Denis,You can google the profile of Gulu Country Dairy Farm in northern Uganda and you can contact us directly or me on ltlimtech@gmail.com 

1 week 10 hours ago

Robert Bangizi PROJECT PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT TRAINING COURSE (Saturday 27TH JANUARY 2018 from 8:30AM-5:00PM)   Data Capital International announces one day short course training in Project Planning and Management. Training will take place at Makerere University Main Campus (Pharmacy Building). Any project operates on three triple constraints that contribute to its failure or success. These constraints predominantly include time, cost and scope of the project. This training essentially helps in understanding project cycle management and assessment. It also combines the critical aspects of communication, human resource management, risk management, finance, administration and project design.   Benefits of Attending this Training This is a hands-on training program will help any participant to design and implement any project while taking care of all the externalities and stakeholders. The participants will be trained by project development practitioners familiar with project cycle dynamics. This training also exposes the participants to beneficial network opportunities especially job opportunities and development. Who Should Attend? This training is basically good for those managing any project and those intending to manage projects in future. The categories of participants may include, community development officers, social workers, project Managers, Project Officers, Program Managers, Operations Managers, Monitoring & Evaluation teams and finance officer especially working with NGOs. Any other professionals involved in managing projects or program will benefit from this course.   What you will learn ·   Understand project management and articulate the role of the project manager ·   Understand the factors that contribute to a successful project outcome and why a project may fail ·   Have an awareness of different project management techniques and how they may be useful projects ·   Identify areas of further personal development to enhance your skills as a project manager.   Training Content ·   Understanding project concepts, attributes and cycle ·   Developing a logical framework for implementing any project ·   Fund raising, donor mapping and alliance Building ·   Project monitoring and evaluation cycles ·   Managing communication among project stakeholders ·   Understanding basic human resource management skills ·   Developing acceptable projects budgets ·   Mastering the art and science of writing fundable project proposals   Course Certificate Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of course completion. Each participant is expected to pay Ugshs.100, 000 to attend this training. This cost involves breakfast, Lunch & Certificate   NOTE: For any booking contact: ROBERT on, +256701552979 or JUSTINE: +256774807272                                Email: info@datacapitalint.com; Or visit our website on www.datacapitalint.com

6 days 4 hours ago

John Mark Tamale Thanks Denis for your Interest in Uganda and working with Ugandans.responding to your post .am very willing to host you on my farm and on my training centre .The centre is called Jorumat Climate smart agriculture training centre and am running a company called Jorumat agro Investments ltd . we do Commercial agriculture and we also train interested persons .please contact me on jorumatagro@gmail.com or call me on +256 779644015

6 days 3 hours ago

MUGISHA PAUL Hi Denis, check this out (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wAgricForMoney_6293936) 

4 days 5 hours ago

Kyewalabye Ronald KYEWALABYE RONALD MALE, Hi Denis,I can help you and I have helped some particularly in coffee production, Vegetables and fruits. Contact me at kyewalabyemale@yahoo.com or +256789152099

19 hours 44 min ago

Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 22 December 2017 at 10:10

We're looking for high potential Business Advisors for an exciting new coffee business project in South Kivu!


Principal conseiller des affaires: http://kivu10.net/Jobs/011-12/GP-CONSEILLER-AFFAIRES.pdf

conseiller des affaires: http://kivu10.net/Jobs/011-12/GP-CONSEILLER-DES-AFFAIRES.pdf

conseiller des affaires adjoint: http://kivu10.net/Jobs/011-12/GP-CONSEILLER-ADJOINT-AFFAIRES.pdf

conseiller d'agronomie Principal: http://kivu10.net/Jobs/011-12/GP-CONSEILLER-AGRICOLE.pdf


Merry Christmas everyone!

Janno 


Country Manager 

TechnoServe DRC

#appel-RDcongo

#emplois-RDCongo

#RDcongo


Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 21 December 2017 at 09:31

Associate Policy Advisor Food & Nutrition Security at the Embassy of the Netherlands in Rwanda 

Deadline:01-01-2018

Background

 EKN Kigali is implementing the Aid, Trade and Investment policy letter of November 2014, in which the food security and nutrition policy spearhead features, in a balanced way. Aid projects are underway, starting or in formulation in the different result areas: nutrition, agricultural productivity, ecological sustainable production systems and the enabling environment. There is a close cooperation with the EKN water program which has an important IWRM project underway. Project managing and implementing partners are UNICEF, GoR MINAGRI, World Bank, GoR MININFRA, SNV/Agriterra/CDI-WUR/IDH/HollandGreentech, MottMcDonald (TA –IWRM). There is close cooperation with the Agricultural Office of the EKN Kigali (Agricultural Council) to identify and facilitate opportunities to introduce Dutch technology and innovation in the food security, nutrition and agribusin

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 21 December 2017 at 07:09

VACANCY OPPORTUNITY AT SAT

Sustainable Agriculture Tanzania (SATclosely with small scale farmers on organic farming and stakeholders like universities, companies and governmental extension officers. Its holistic approach establishes an Innovation Platform, where dissemination, research, application and networking are the main pillars. 

Two exciting opportunities with this dynamic and fast-growing organisation awaits the right candidates. This is a busy, high-volume but friendly environment that will suit organised and professional persons with, passion for sustainable agriculture, community development, a great eye for detail and plenty of team spirit.   

JOB TITLE:

1. Communication Manager

   -  The communication manager will be responsible for conveying Sustainable Agriculture Tanzania (SAT) its internal and external messages. He/she will draft written materials, prepare presentations and communicate with employees and stakeholders.

2. Program Manager

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 19 December 2017 at 11:22

People Operations / Agile HR Coordinator 

Het AgriProFocus netwerk zit midden in een grote transitie. Het implementeren van onze nieuwe strategie ‘Making Agribusiness Work for Development’ vraagt om een flinke cultuur- en organisatieverandering, waarbij agile werken een drijvende motivatie is. Als onze People Operations Coördinator zorg jij dat onze HR die verandering mogelijk maakt, aanjaagt en ondersteunt.

Over ons 

AgriProFocus is een netwerkorganisatie van bedrijven, maatschappelijke organisaties, overheids- en kennisinstellingen, die een gezamenlijke ambitie hebben om via duurzaam en inclusief agri-ondernemerschap bij te dragen aan wereldwijde voedselzekerheid. AgriProFocus doet dat door samenwerking te organiseren (linking), leren binnen het netwerk te faciliteren (learning) en collectief leiderschap te katalyseren (leadership). AgriProFocus heeft naast het netwerk in Nederland ook netwerken in 13 landen in Afrika en Zuid-Oost-Azië. 

Wat ga je doen? 

Jij hebt als

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 18 December 2017 at 02:55

Young Expert Business Development - East Africa 

Through the Young Expert Programme (YEP). This position is only open for Dutch Young Experts, local Young Experts are selected through the selection process of the specific companies. 


Background:

AgriProFocus is an international multi-stakeholder network consisting of farmer organisations, private sector enterprises, government, knowledge institutions and civil society organisations, working together to create collective impact and transform agri-food systems. All members actively work with and for farmer entrepreneurs, who are change makers in agricultural transformation. The AgriProFocus network has strong Dutch roots and is active in 13 countries in Africa and South-East Asia, linking 22.000 agribusiness professionals worldwide.The AgriProFocus network members collaborate to strengthen the position of farmers and other agri-entrepreneurs in agricultural value chains. Entrepreneurs, small and medium scale, who are market-oriented, bu

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Indonesia
Posted 15 December 2017 at 03:00

Job Vacancy: Country Director 

Company: Hanns R. Neumann Stiftung (HRNS) based in Hamburg, Germany, is an independent Foundation that designs and manages sustainable agricultural development projects worldwide. With over twenty years of experience, Hanns R. Neumann Stiftung contributes to improving the living conditions of smallholder coffee and cocoa farmers through a business approach to sustainable development. Financed by private and public donors, 

Hanns R. Neumann Stiftung is currently implementing 2 projects over a period of 5 years to promote sustainable smallholder robusta coffee production in South Sumatera Province (Oku Selatan District). The projects aim to improve the livelihoods of 15,000 smallholder coffee farming families through production increase, product quality improvement and improved market access. 

Job Opportunity HRNS is looking for a Country Director who will be based in South Sumatra Province, in charge of the following tasks: - Project cycle a

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AgriProFocus Indonesia Thanks for sharing opportunity from your organization, will spread the word.. Keep on posting!

1 month 4 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 8 December 2017 at 03:34

Rwenzori Sustainable Trade Centre is looking for a Manager!

Deadline for Applications 5th January 2018

Job Description

Title: RSTC General Manager

Start date: February 2018 - or after relocation (if needed)

Location: Fort Portal

Terms: Full Time

Basis: Fixed-term Employment Contract (2 years); renewable based on satisfactory performance. (Independent Contractor basis will be considered)

Salary: £750-1,500 pcm subject to experience

Bonus: Performance related bonus is an option: to top up the base salary

related totargets the financial performance of RSTC

Pay basis: Payment in arrears, monthly

Relocation: Provision for relocation to Fort Portal as needed

Facilities:

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Agriculture Integrated Dev't Can people with back ground with agriculture and vast experience in project management also apply?

3 weeks 1 day ago

Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 7 December 2017 at 01:42

Vacancy announcement:Beekeeping Project Officer at AgriProFocus Rwanda

On behalf of our member (Enclude), AgriProFocus Rwanda is looking for a Project Officer to oversee day-to-day operations in the field. This PO will be responsible for coordinating and supervising the delivery of extension services by master beekeepers and providing feedback to SERUKA in Kigali.

  • The Project Officer, as delegated by SERUKA’s Executive Secretary, will also participate at Joint Action Development Forum (JADF) Meetings at the District Council to ensure effective coordination with Government authorities.
  • The PO will be provided with a motorbike to ease mobility and a mobile telephone to facilitate real-time communication with the extension service providers and SERUKA.
  • The PO needs to have expensive (hands-on and research) experience in the honey value chain in Rwanda, as well as value addition activities for honey
Location: Kigali, Rwanda

Category: Community and Gov

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Dative BAKOZIKI Thanks

1 month 4 days ago

Posted By in Youth in Agribusiness Kenya
Posted 7 December 2017 at 07:58

WE FARM opportunity -Field Coordinator, Kenya

Role: FIELD COORDINATOR-KENYA

Team: FIELD

Location: KENYA

Reports to: HEAD OF FIELD-KENYA.

Job Code: jobKEFT2

Wefarm, the world’s largest farmer-to-farmer digital network, enables farmers to connect with one another to solve problems, share ideas and spread innovation. Utilising the latest machine learning technology, Wefarm’s service works both online and over SMS. Knowledge shared on Wefarm can help farmers to produce higher quality product, increase yields, gain insight into market pricing, tackle the effects of climate change, diversify agricultural interests, and much more.

Since its founding in 2015, Wefarm has been named one of Africa’s Most Innovative Companies by FastCompany and has won Google’s Impact Challenge Award, TechCrunch’s Europas-Tech for Good Award, and the European Union Commission’s Ideas from Europe prize, among others. We’ve been covered on CNN, the BBC, Wired, TechCrunch, Forbes, the FT and more. The company is

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Posted By in AgriProFocus RD Congo
Posted 7 December 2017 at 06:42

Chers Membres/Partenaires du Réseau AgriProFocus en RD Congo,

Welthungerhilfe (WHH) /Bureau de Goma est à la recherche d'un Consultant ou Entreprise/organisation sociale économiquement viable pour l'accompagnement des jeunes qui vont gerer des centres Agro-Business (ABC) au Nord Kivu, RD Congo.

En collaboration avec son Business Lab du Bureau siège (localisé à Bonn), l'équipe PAYS de WHH/Bureau de Goma implemente un Projet pilote d'implentation d'une approche "Agri-Business Centre (ABC)" afin d'assister localement un groupe des jeunes entrepreneurs à mettre en place leurs propres petites et moyennes entreprises (PME) dans les chaines de valeur agricoles au Nord-Kivu.

Les individus / entreprise interessés par par cette consultance peuvent exploiter le TDR ci-joint pour leurs propositions technique et financiere à soumettre à WHH-Bureau de Goma au plus tard le 13 decembre 2017.

Cliquez sur le lien ci dessous pour telecharger le TDR

Cordialement,

Emmanuel BAHATI Cimanuka - Coordinateur Pays

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 6 December 2017 at 01:38

Job Description:

Application Deadline 5th January 2018

Interviews w.c. 15th January 2018

Title: RSTC: Craft Marketing and Production Manager

Start date: 1st February 2018

Location: Fort Portal

Terms: Full Time

Basis: Fixed-term Employment Contract (2 years); renewable based on

satisfactory performance. (Independent Contractor basis will be

considered)

Salary: £500-750 pcm subject to experience

Bonus: Performance related (option)

Pay basis: Payment in arrears, monthly

Relocation: Provision for relocation to Fort Portal as needed

Facilities: RSTC laptop will be provided, and airtime allowance

Probation period: 6 months


Job Profile

This is an exciting role for a person wishing to work based in Fort Portal in the heart of

Uganda, but able to operate globally, promoting and selling high quality hand-made

baskets, and a range of craft products from Women’s Groups in the Rwenzori Mountain

region. The work is meaningful and aiming for multi-faceted results: significant social impact,

original design and highest quality

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 29 November 2017 at 01:33

JOB VACANCY - REGIONAL OPERATIONS COORDINATOR, RTI 

RTI is an independent organization dedicated to conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research that improves the human condition. With a worldwide staff of more than 4,000 people, RTI offers innovative research, development and a full spectrum of multidisciplinary services. Universities in North Carolina founded RTI in 1958 as a centerpiece of the Research Triangle Park. 

The Regional Operations Coordinator is responsible for the operations and administrative activities of the Africa Regional Office in Nairobi. He / she will organize and coordinate office administration procedures to ensure organizational effectiveness and efficiency. This role is responsible for streamlining administrative procedures, coordination with projects on facilities management, supervision of administrative staff, management of the dispatch system, vendor engagement, facility management and procurement for the Africa Regional Office. In this capac

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 23 November 2017 at 10:17

Vacature Talent Coordinator AgriProFocus

Deadline 6 december 2018

Nederland staat wereldwijd bekend om onze kennis, innovatie en ondernemerschap in de agrifoodsector. Als Talent Coordinator bij AgriProFocus zorg jij dat jonge professionals die Nederlandse kennis, expertise en innovatiekracht optimaal kunnen inzetten voor de duurzame en inclusieve transitie van voedselsystemen in ontwikkelingslanden. Ben jij een echte netwerker, met een grote gunfactor en een passie voor de recruitment en coaching van jonge agrifood talenten?

Weet jij als geen ander hoe je mensen kan inspireren, overtuigen en motiveren? Ben je organisatorisch ijzersterk, zakelijk ingesteld en zorg jij ervoor dat alles op rolletjes loopt? Wil jij daarnaast werken in een netwerk waarin uiteenlopende organisaties en bedrijven samen werken aan meer duurzame impact op het voedselzekerheid vraagstuk? Dan ben jij de perfecte kandidaat! Ga​ ​jij​ ​de​ ​uitdaging​ ​aan?​ ​

Wat​ ​ga​ ​je​ ​doen?

Als Talent Co

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 16 November 2017 at 03:57

Vacancy: SPARK Rwanda Project Manager IPoVaf

Deadline: 27 November 2017

SPARK is a growing, young, dynamic development NGO with 80 staff members in offices in Amsterdam, Belgrade, Bujumbura, Juba, Kigali, Monrovia, Mitrovica, Pristina and Ramallah. SPARK develops higher education and entrepreneurship, so that young ambitious people are empowered to lead their post-conflict society into prosperity.

SPARK is achieving its mission by organizing business plan competitions, business skills training, SME coaching & mentoring, business incubation, SME financing, intensive higher vocational summer courses, curriculum development and quality assurance at universities and higher vocational education institutions.

SPARK is currently looking for a Project Manager Irish Potato Value chain Financing (IPoVaF)

The Project Manager will be responsible for the overall management of the Irish Potato Value chain Financing (IPoVaF) project in order to ensure a successful implementation.

IPoVaF is a 2 years pro

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BARWANISHYAKA Jean de Dieu thank you thacien for your link

2 months 6 days ago

Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 14 November 2017 at 12:35

JOB OPPORTUNITY AT SPARK!!

Deadline: 21 November 2017

SPARK is a growing, young, dynamic development NGO with 80 staff members in offices in Amsterdam, Belgrade, Bujumbura, Juba, Kigali, Monrovia, Mitrovica, Pristina and Ramallah. SPARK develops higher education and entrepreneurship, so that young ambitious people are empowered to lead their post-conflict society into prosperity. 

SPARK is achieving its mission by organizing business plan competitions, business skills training, SME coaching & mentoring, business incubation, SME financing, intensive higher vocational summer courses, curriculum development and quality assurance at universities and higher vocational education institutions.

SPARK is currently looking for a:

Capacity Development for Agricultural Innovation Systems (CDAIS) Coordinator (Expert supervision, event planner and logistics)

Background of the Position:

SPARK will provide services to CDAIS in the areas of coaching skills (building NIF capacities in coaching), l

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 14 November 2017 at 09:57

Opportunities Young Expert Programme

We would like to inform you that there is a fourth call for proposals for Young Expert Programmes (YEP) Water & Agrofood placements within the framework of the Netherlands-CGIAR Strategic Partnership.

The YEP programmes offers young Dutch and local professionals the opportunity to take their first steps in the international Agrofood or Water sector. The YEP placements will be one of the instruments available to strengthen the Netherlands-CGIAR Strategic Partnership.

The call is open until December 1, 2017 and offers two places for Dutch nationals and two places for local young experts. Since YEP professionals need to be employed by an organization that is registered by the Dutch Chamber of Commerce, applications are likely to involve a collaboration between a CGIAR Research Programme (CRP) and a Dutch private sector, NGO or knowledge institute partner.

You can find more details on this fourth call in the attached flyer, including the contact details of Paul va

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 13 November 2017 at 02:45

Job Vacancy

We are looking for:

· Men / women

· Bachelor or master degree in livestock feed / animal nutrition.

· Max. 4 year working experience (mandatory)

· Living in Uganda 

· Feeling for research about and distribution of the Feed Calculator; an app for poultry and pig farmers to formulate their own feed formulations.


Anne Marie Kortleve Thanks for sharing Peter! My colleague Marion Alyek can spread your request through our social media channels!

2 months 1 week ago

Peter Meijer That would be great

2 months 1 week ago

Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 2 November 2017 at 03:04

  Appel à candidature

Titre du Poste : Secrétaire - Comptable 

Lieu d’affectation : Kayes-Koulikoro 

Type et Durée de contrat : contrat à durée déterminée un (01) an avec possibilité de renouvellement 

Date d'affectation : Immédiate Nombre de poste : Deux (02) dont un (01) à Kayes et un (01) à Koulikoro 

Date de Publication : 02 Novembre 2017 Date limite de dépôt : 16 Novembre 2017  .


Pour plus d'informations consultez le fichier en Pièce Jointe ICI



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2 months 2 weeks ago

Daoulata MAIGA Bienvenue sur le réseau Mr Diakité et bon vent pour la Société Africaine pour le Développement de l'Agro business et le Conseil( SADAC SARL)

2 months 2 weeks ago

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2 months 6 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 2 November 2017 at 08:39

Job Vacancy at TRIAS Uganda

Trias Uganda has been working in Uganda since 2002. Our focus is in supporting Member Based

Organizations (MBOs) in Agriculture, Micro Finance and Small Scale Entrepreneurship. Trias

supports them in Organizational Strengthening; Microfinance; Market Access; Sustainable

Development and Networking. The programme in which the Agribusiness Business adviser will

be employed is financed by the Belgian Federal Government and by a Netherlands Social Impact

Investor, MWH4Impact

The overall objective of this programme is to support family farmers and small-scale

Entrepreneurs to improve their livelihood. There are 11 partners in this programme: 4 District

Farmers Associations (DFAs in Bunyoro and West Nile), 3 Sacco’s, Hofokam, UNFFE, USSIA

and Tunado.

We are looking for a qualified person to fill the position of;

Position 1: Senior Agribusiness Development Advisor

Application Deadline: by 9th November 2017

Contract Duration: 2 years with possible extension

Salary: between 5M to

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ELYSEE NSHOKEYINKA hello members,good morning. nice work

2 months 2 weeks ago

Marion Alyek Dear ELYSEE NSHOKEYINKA, Thank you for appreciating!

2 months 6 days ago

ELYSEE NSHOKEYINKA Dear  Marion ,good morning. nice work

2 months 3 days ago