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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 14 hours ago

Vacancy: Team Leader, Kenya

Tanager, an ACDI/VOCA affiliate, is promptly seeking a creative and dynamic Team Leader for Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.

The Team Leader will implement a strategy to accomplish sustainable gender and nutrition outcomes in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania and will strengthen networks and collaboration with government agencies, private sector companies, and NGOs working in agriculture.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Provide technical and managerial oversight and leadership in the design and implementation of annual work plans and strategies and ensure that interventions create sustainable development outcomes.

· Serv

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 14 hours ago

Vacancy: Nutrition Expert, Kenya 

Tanager, an ACDI/VOCA affiliate, is promptly seeking an experienced Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture Expert for Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.

The Nutrition Expert will provide thought leadership on the development of tools, resources, and models that will facilitate the integration of nutrition into agriculture interventions. S/he will lead provision of technical services to IGNITE clients, supporting them to design, implement, and monitor nutrition-sensitive business strategies and agriculture activities in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Lead the analysis of research and field asse

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 14 hours ago

Vacancy: Gender Expert, Kenya 

Tanager, an ACDI/VOCA affiliate, is promptly seeking a Gender Expert for Impacting Gender & Nutrition through Innovative Technical Exchange in Agriculture (IGNITE) project funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. This 5-year project will improve household nutrition and women’s empowerment by strengthening African institutions’ ability to integrate nutrition and gender in agriculture interventions and business practices.

The Gender Expert will provide thought leadership on the development of tools, resources, and models that will facilitate the integration of gender into agriculture interventions. S/he will lead provision of technical services to IGNITE clients, supporting them to design, implement, and monitor gender-sensitive business strategies and agriculture activities in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Nigeria, and Tanzania.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Lead the analysis of research and field assessments to identify gender-specific challenges a

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Myanmar
Posted 16 August 2018 at 05:57

Vacancy: Agricultural Business Advisor in Myanmar

Do you want to be part of the transformation of Myanmar's cooperative sector?! Agriterra Myanmar is looking for a hands-on agricultural business advisor to join us in this inspiring ambition! Will you join our team? Please find the vacancy at http://themimu.info/jobs-for-myanmar-nationals (posted 15 August)



Theint Yadanar Zaw Hi, Bob Jan! I will share it on our facebook page too.

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Conférence sur l'emploi des jeunes dans l'agriculture

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Benin
  20 August 2018 to 21 August 2018 - All Day Event
  Kigali, Rwanda

Il s'agit de mobiliser les jeunes grâce aux technologies de l’information et de la communication (TIC) et à l‘entrepreneuriat. 

La conférence vise à favoriser les échanges entre les parties prenantes sur les connaissances et les meilleures pratiques au sujet des interfaces entre l'agriculture, l'emploi des jeunes, l’entrepreneuriat, les innovations dans le domaine des TIC, afin de prioriser les interventions pour aller de l’avant.

Trois grandes thématiques seront abordées à savoir : 

1-Jeunesse et entrepreneuriat

Portera sur les solutions offertes par les nouvelles opportunités en matière d’entrepreneuriat des jeunes, le long des chaînes de valeur agricole. Ce thème se penchera sur des exemples stratégiques et financiers de mesures incitatives visant à favoriser les services commerciaux dirigés par les jeunes ou axés sur les jeunes.

2-Des solutions numériques pour surmonter les contraintes associées aux filières agricoles

Se penchera sur les solutions technol

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Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 15 August 2018 at 07:59

Agriculture Apprenticeship Program

An opportunity to do an Agriculture Apprenticeship is here! This is for anyone ages 18 years and above. This is an amazing next step for your career and an amazing opportunity to learn, work and earn whilst completing your apprenticeship. For more info, follow this link

Posted By in AgriProFocus Tanzania
Posted 9 August 2018 at 10:15

VACANCY: DAIRY PROJECT MANAGER 

Solidaridad Network is an international civil society organization, present in 37 countries, that focuses on sustainable supply chains and poverty alleviation through inclusive economies.

We focus on the development of value chains of global importance where changes have significant impact: coffee, tea, cocoa, fruits & vegetables, textiles, cotton, soy, palm oil, sugarcane, gold and livestock. Solidaridad Tanzania is currently implementing initiatives in the Coffee, Gold, Landscapes, fruit & vegetables, Livestock & Dairy Sectors.

Our mission is to bring together supply chain actors and engage them with innovative solutions to improve production, ensuring the transition to a sustainable and inclusive economy that maximizes the benefit for all stakeholders. We strive to accelerate innovation through interventions in Land Use, ICT, Gender Inclusivity and Impact Investment.

Solidaridad East Africa has its headquarters in Nairobi – Kenya, with country offic

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 8 August 2018 at 06:04

Jobs at Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA)

 Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA), an international development organization, specializes in designing sustainable, market-led agricultural initiatives. They build strong local and global partnerships, incorporate innovative approaches into their programs, and foster inclusive development to offer enhanced opportunities to under-served groups.  CNFA programs strengthen the organizational and technical capacity of agribusinesses, cooperatives, and associations (including women’s and youth groups) to support farmers and promote the uptake of improved technologies and techniques to enhance productivity and natural resource management. 

Since 1985, CNFA has managed more than $510 million in donor-funded agriculture development programs and has worked in 42 countries across the world in Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean, the Middle East, and South and Central Asia.  

Position: Monit

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Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 30 July 2018 at 10:50

Recrutement d’un (1) animateur ou animatrice de terrain

La Chambres d’Agriculture de Tahoua lance un avis d’appel à candidature. Les Chambres Régionales d’Agriculture sont engagées dans un programme de 3 ans dont le renouvellement est soumis à l’atteinte d’indicateurs de performance.

Lieu d’affectation : Commune de Karofane. L’animateur ou animatrice de terrain aura de nombreux déplacements à faire en moto (permis de conduire et maitrise obligatoire).

Niveau requis : minimum BAC+1 en développement rural (sociologie, agriculture, élevage, génie rural), ou disciplines assimilées.

Expériences : Au moins 2 ans d’expériences terrain et d’animation cumulées en rapport avec les thématiques et tâches ci-dessus citées avec une bonne capacité d’animation et de travail en équipe.

Les dossiers de candidature doivent être déposés au plus tard le 4 aout 2018

Posted By in PAINT for Youth
Posted 30 July 2018 at 06:58

Are you looking to enhance your working experience in agriculture? Get to LEARN. WORK. EARN, leads to hands on experience and a future job opportunity. Apply today and share with any interested party.

Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 27 July 2018 at 11:25

Job Opportunities for Business Advisers

Agriterra is looking for people who are entrepreneurial, focused on performance, clients and results, and able to work in a team.

Category: Business and Administration, Economics, Management

Location: Addis Ababa

Employment Type: Full time

Salary: As per the organization scale

Deadline: Aug 19, 2018

Read more: https://www.ethiojobs.net/display-job/174773/Business-Advisor.html

Eskender Mulugeta Thanks Meskerem Nisette  Ritmeester for encourage me

3 weeks 2 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Niger
Posted 27 July 2018 at 07:53

Une opportunité offerte par l’organisation Internationale de la francophonie

L’Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) avec l’appui de ses partenaires, lance la deuxième édition du prix « jeune entrepreneur (e) francophone » qui a pour vocation de soutenir les initiatives entrepreneuriales des jeunes, donner de la visibilité à leurs projets et initiatives et les encourager à persévérer.

Ce concours est ouvert aux jeunes femmes hommes âgés de 18 à 35 ans, l’appel à candidatures cible les candidats ressortissants d’un pays membre de la Francophonie, d’ores et déjà propriétaire d’une entreprise confirmée avec réalisations vérifiables.

Date limite dépôt des dossiers est le 30 juillet 2018.

Le règlement du concours.

Abdoulaye TRAORE bonjour qui peut m'aider je n'arrive pas à postuler.

3 weeks 13 hours ago

ADA MAHAMANE Habou Pour Mr Abdoulaye, pourrais-je vous aider en avance. Maintenant la date limite des dépôts des dossiers est passée hier. Suivez nous en ligne les opportunités ne manqueront pas sur la plateforme du réseau AgriProFocus.

2 weeks 6 days ago

Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 26 July 2018 at 07:23

Expert en Suivi et Evaluation, Bujumbura

Le Centre International pour le Développement des Engrais (IFDC) au Burundi recherche un Expert en Suivi et Evaluation pour ses programmes de développement de la fertilité des sols et d'augmentation durable de la productivité agricole.

RESPONSABILITES ET TACHES

Elaborer des plans de suivi – évaluation des projets, en définissant si nécessaire des indicateurs sur le modèle SMART, recueillir, compiler, suivre et actualiser des données de monitorage selon les indicateurs du cadre logique, identifier les questions - clés et les paramètres pour les enquêtes et les études d’impact, contribuer à la prise des décisions sur la base des données d’évaluation, coordonner toute activité de monitorage et d’évaluation des projets, élaborer les plans d’actions pour le suivi des recommandations des évaluations, collaborer avec les autres membres des équipes des projets pour la planification des activités relatives, assister le Service

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NIYONKURU Albert Salut. Merci beaucoup et continue 

3 weeks 2 days ago

Joseph Nsabiyabandi Cher Albert NIYONKURU, merci à vous aussi d'avoir consulté notre plateforme. Nous vous encourageons  de le faire quotidiennement afin de tirer profit de nos publications car nous sommes ici pour vous!

2 weeks 6 days ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 23 July 2018 at 11:00

The Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries job vacancies to be filled through the Ministry of Public Service Application Procedures (For quick updates, follow on twitter @MAAIF_Uganda and Facebook @MAAIFUganda). The vacancies include the following.

1. Director Fisheries Resources

2. Director Crop Resources and

3. Assistant Commissioner Planning 👉https://vacancies.psc.go.ug/ors/Advert/Index/5

Posted By in AgriProFocus Zambia
Posted 13 July 2018 at 09:01

WE ARE HIRING: MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS FACILITATOR

Are you passionate about getting Agribusiness word around ? Join our AgriProFocus Zambia team as Marketing and Communication Facilitator. This role supports the team to build and effective multi-stakeholder platform that promotes our core mission of making agribusiness work for development. The nature of the role dictates vibrancy, energy, self-drive and creativity. 


Posted By in Jobs and Call for Proposals
Posted 12 July 2018 at 01:49

The Hunger Project- Uganda, a global Non-profit strategic Organisation committed to the sustainable end of World hunger and poverty is partnering with Participatory Ecological Land-Use Management Uganda (PELUM Uganda) a network of Civil Society Organisations working to improve the livelihoods of small scale farmers and the sustainability of rural communities, through the fostering of ecological land use management, on a four (4) year project on Agroecology farming, funded by the Swedish Post Code Lottery.
To
implement the project we seek to fill 2 positions:

Position: Agroecology Field Officer (2)

Based in Iganga or Namayumba Reports to: Head of programs - TPH-U &

Program Officer: Sustainable Farming Systems - PELUM Uganda

Job Purpose: This job exists to spearhead provision of community based technical support towards implementation of agroecology interventions at the THPU Epicenters

Job summary: The job holder will support the joint project team from THPU and PELUM Uganda to implement the Agroecolo

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Chuye Giyoh Jude Hi, is this job open to foreigners ?

6 days 23 hours ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Hello Chuye; yes this job is open to foreigners. Good Luck!!

6 days 14 hours ago

Chuye Giyoh Jude Hi Gloria, thanks for responding. Is there an email address to contact the employer?

5 days 20 hours ago

Gloria Kyomugisha Mailing Address:P.O.Box 26393 Kampala, Uganda6 - 8 Off Kyaggwe Road, Kisozi ComplexNakasero, Kampala 26393 Phone: +256 414 232 060Fax: +256 414 232 236Country Director: Dr. Daisy OwomugashoEmail: info@thp.com

5 days 20 hours ago

Chuye Giyoh Jude Thanks Gloria

5 days 17 hours ago

Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 9 July 2018 at 11:28

Executive & Office Assistant - 32 hours per week  

- Dutch speaking applicants only - 

AgriProFocus is an international network with Dutch roots that supports Agripreneurship to contribute to food security and economic development. Our network is active in the Netherlands as a partnership with 35 member organisations consisting of private sector, civil society organisations, knowledge institutes and government. Outside the Netherlands we have 12 country networks in Africa and Asia.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Executive & Office Assistant for our dynamic team in Utrecht, The Netherlands. This vacancy is a maternity leave replacement, from August 1, 2018 until February 1, 2019, with a possibility of extension. You will work closely together with the Operations Officer.

Job description

  • You liaise with the AgriProFocus Board, Participants Council, Working Groups and external contacts as extension of the Managing Director.
  • Provide executive support for Management (ca

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Myanmar
Posted 4 July 2018 at 03:12

Vacancy: Country Network Coordinator AgriProFocus Myanmar – YEP AgroFood Position

Introduction

Project title: Promoting agri-entrepreneurship Myanmar

Duration: 2 years

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 agrifood 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 12 countries in Africa and South-East Asia, linking 24.000 agribusiness professionals worldwide.

Organisation

The AgriProFocus network members collaborate to strengthen the position of farmers and other agripreneurs in agricultural value chains. Entrepreneurs, small and medium scale, who are market-oriented, business-driven and willing to learn, innovate and grow. Entrepreneurs who t

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Posted By in Business Opportunities
Posted 28 June 2018 at 07:32

CONSULTANCY OPPORTUNITY AT ICCO COOPERATION/STARS PROGRAM

ICCO COOPERATION/STARS program is looking for an individual experienced consultant in quality and food safety management, with practical experience in Rwanda standard board (RSB) and regional standards requirements (EAC, COMESA and ARSO standards) and International Standards requirements (Codex and ISO standards ) to train rice processors on quality and food safety management in rice milling industry for 10 days. 

How to apply

Interested candidates should submit their CV with relevant experience as well as certificates on training done in quality management and food safety by 30 June, 2018 to SHYAKA Francis (r.shyaka@icco.nl) and copy to Patrick BIRASA ( p.birasa@icco.nl).

Find more information in the attached terms of reference.


Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 22 June 2018 at 10:47

We are hiring! Marketing & Communications Facilitator

AgriProFocus Kenya is looking for a dynamic and creative individual to fill the position of marketing and communications facilitator.

About the position

As a network, our vision is to be the “go to network” in the agribusiness sector in Kenya. To achieve this, we need to position the network strategically in the sector. The main role of the marketing and communications facilitator is to profile AgriProFocus, both online and offline, through brand visibility, marketing the services of the network as well as develop and implement effective communication strategies both internally with the team and externally with network partners and stakeholders. This role supports the team to build and effective multi-stakeholder platform that promotes our core mission of making agribusiness work for development. The nature of the role dictates vibrancy, energy, self-drive and creativity.

Download the job description HERE


The Marketing and Communications Facili

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