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

SFIAR fosters networking of agricultural research for development (ARD) actors in Switzerland and promotes visibility of Swiss ARD. BFH-HAFL is mandated to manage the SFIAR secretariat.

Fiche signalétique

  • Département HESB|Haute école des sciences agronomiques,forestières et alimentaires
  • Pôle de recherche Systèmes de production agricole économes en ressources
  • Champ de recherche Agriculture internationale et développement rural
  • Durée (prévue) 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2021
  • Responsable du projet Felix Hintermann
  • Direction du projet Felix Hintermann
  • Équipe du projet Rahel Wyss
    Pia Fehle
    Felix Hintermann
  • Partenaires - secteur privé Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Partenaires - secteur public Federal Office for Agriculture
    Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Mots-clés agricultural research for development, developing countries, forum, networking

Contexte initial

The SFIAR secretariat provides the following main services: (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).

But

By managing the SFIAR secretariat BFH-HAFL contributes to the continuation of SFIAR as an active and lively forum that is recognized and noticed by the interested public.

Compétences clés

research communication, management of community of practice, networking

Résultat

SFIAR Website: Information platform of Switzerland on agricultural research for development; SFIAR research award (incl. award ceremony); SFIAR meetings; SFIAR representation in the European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development