Welcome to the Global Horticulture Initiative

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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.


7th International Symposium on Brassicas

From May 22nd to 26th, 2017 the 7th International Symposium on Brassicas will take place in Pontevedra, Spain. The symposium will ...

New FAO report on how pulses can promote sustainable agriculture

Knowledge Base
On yesterday’s World Soil Day the FAO published a new book titled “Soils and Pulses: Symbiosis for Life”, which discusses the multiple benefits of pulses in fighting hunger and climate change, while ...

ISTTH 2016 GlobalHort Symposia a success

The I International Symposium on Poverty, Hidden Hunger and Horticulture & the VI International Symposium on Improving the Performance of Supply Chains in the Transitional Economies, which were convened by GlobalHort took place from 22 – 24 November ...

CGIAR searches Data specialist

The „world’s largest agricultural research-for-development partnership” CGIAR is offering a position for a data specialist to manage their new Big Data in Agriculture Coordination Platform ...
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