Dr Ulrich Kuhlmann unveils BioProtection Portal prototype at Biocontrol Africa conference
Dr Ulrich Kuhlmann, CABI's Executive Director Global Operations, has unveiled a prototype Biopesticides Portal that facilitates the identification, sourcing and application of more environmentally-friendly, cost-effective and sustainable biological control products in the global fights against agricultural pests and diseases.
CABI joins international team of experts to develop a Global Surveillance System for crop diseases
CABI has joined an international team of experts in the field of agricultural science to develop a framework for Global Surveillance System (GSS) for crop diseases that could help ensure greater food security around the world.
New cohort of students welcomed onto MAS in ICM course
Twelve new students are embarking on their Masters of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Integrated Crop Management (ICM) after attending a welcome ceremony in Delémont, the capital of the Swiss Canton of Jura.
CABI projects feature in new STDF book ‘Driving Safe Trade Solutions Worldwide’
Three CABI projects feature in a new Standards and Trade Development Facility (STDF) book 'Driving Safe Trade Solutions Worldwide' which demonstrate how small-scale farmers, processors, traders and governments are being supported to access global markets.
Plans for strategic action to tackle invasive species in Africa advance
Plans towards developing a comprehensive strategy that will enable Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) to deal more proactively and effectively with invasive species have advanced significantly.
SciDev.Net honoured by Egyptian Government
SciDev.Net - the world's leading source of reliable and authoritative news, views and analysis about science and technology for global development - has been honoured by the Egyptian Government for helping to found and support Egyptian Science Week.