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About: GlobalHort—The Global Horticulture Initiative is an international consortium promoting innovation in horticulture for development with a multi-sectorial and multiple-actor approach.

It is a worldwide enterprise intended to foster more efficient and effective partnerships and collective action among stakeholders in horticulture. To be efficient, it is organized into a consortium, a group of a limited number of national and international organizations formally organized to collaborate in research, training and technology-generating activities designed to meet mutually-agreed-upon objectives.


Mobile app against crop damage launched in India

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) together with Progressive Environmental & Agricultural Technologies (PEAT) Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University have developed an app for farmers in India to identify causes and cure ...

Workshop of GlobalHort and DIE

On June 29th, 2017, the German Development Institute (DIE) and GlobalHort are hosting a workshop on the Interlinkages and policy coherence between the fight against hunger (SDG2) and other goals of the German National Sustainable Development Strategy ...

New book on urban agriculture

Knowledge Base
A new publication by the Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (CABI) is synthesizing knowledge on urban agriculture in the Global North and Global South. It is considered to be one of  ...

WorldVeg searches vegetable production expert

The World Vegetable Center (WorldVeg) is looking for a horticultural scientist for small scale vegetable production in India with a focus ...

15 years AREFLH

On March 23rd and 24th 2017 the Assemblée des Régions Européene Fruitieres ,Légumieres et Horticoles (AREFLH) held its General Assembly in Bologna to celebrate its 15 years of existence ...
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