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Funding opportunities from START

START is an internationally recognized organization that promotes research-driven capacity building to advance knowledge on global environmental change in Africa and Asia-Pacific.

There are two open grants that may provide funding resources for your research using crop modeling applications.

Graduate Student Research Opportunity in Climate Risk Management

This call for proposals seeks to support graduate students whose research projects have synergies with our collective project entitled “Forecast-based humanitarian decisions: Designing tools and processes to link knowledge with action”. Submissions are due by 30 March 2012.

2012 Call for Proposals: Grant Awards for Global Environmental Change Research in Africa

START announced the 2012 Call for Proposals for Global Environmental Change Research in Africa. The theme for the 2012 CFP is global environmental change, agriculture and food security. Applications are due by 28 March 2012.


About Jawoo Koo

Research Fellow at International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington, DC. Working on the meso-scale crop systems modeling applicaitons for Sub-Saharan Africa region.

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  1. Carlos Rivas
    April 8, 2012 at 1:25 am #

    Dear all, when will you have an opening for Centralamerican region? I used DSSAT in 2000 for modeling climate change impacts on maize and beans production for Nicaragua.

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