Management of the Secretariat of the Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR)

The Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR) is an informal multi-stakeholder group of Swiss institutions and private individuals interested in agricultural research for developing countries.

Fiche signalétique

  • Département responsable Haute école des sciences agronomiques, forestières et alimentaires
  • Institut Systèmes de produc- tion agricole éco- nomes en ressources
  • Unité de recherche Agriculture internationale et développement rural
  • Organisation d'encouragement Autres
  • Durée 01.01.2010 - 31.12.2018
  • Responsable du projet Felix Hintermann
  • Direction du projet Felix Hintermann
  • Équipe du projet Alessandra Giuliani
    Bettina Stäubli Dreyer
    Felix Hintermann
  • Partenaire Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
    Bundesamt für Landwirtschaft BLW
    Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Mots-clés agricultural research, Switzerland, developing country, information exchange, networking

Situation

The HAFL is mandated to manage the SFIAR Secretariat with the aim to strengthen the network of Swiss agricultural research for development and to improve its visibility.

Approche

(1) SFIAR Website: Information platform of Switzerland on agricultural research for development, (2) Management of the SFIAR Award for innovative agricultural research for development, (3) General secretariat support for the SFIAR, (4) Representation of SFIAR in the European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development (EFARD).