Rural 21

The International Journal for Rural Development

Published by

DLG-Verlag GmbH
Eschborner Landstraße 122
60489 Frankfurt, Germany
www.dlg-verlag.de

Managing Director: Walter Hoffmann
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Editor in chief

Silvia Richter     s.richter(at)dlg.org

Editorial staff

Olive Bexten     o.bexten(at)dlg.org
Ines Lechner     i.lechner(at)dlg.org
Angelika Wilcke     a.wilcke(at)dlg.org

Advisory council

Felix Fellmann (DEZA)
Dr. Reinhard Grandke (DLG)
Luise Luttikholt
Dr. Stefan Schmitz (BMZ)
Christel Weller-Molongua (GIZ)

Editorial committee

Dr. Michael Brüntrup (DIE)
Lüder Cammann (GIZ)
Dr. Christine Chemnitz (Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung)
Karl-Martin Lüth (DLG)
Prof. Dr. Matin Qaim (Univ. of Göttingen)
Dr. Detlef Virchow (ZEF)

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Translated by

Christopher Hay
Joan Tazir
Michael Gardner

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The opinion expressed by the authors are not necessarily those of the publisher. The editors retain the right to make editorial changes.

Rural 21 replaces since 2008 the journal entwicklung & ländlicher raum (1976- 2007).

COMING EVENTS

1 February – 27 March – Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

“Powering Agriculture – Sustainable Energy for Food"

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1-2 March 2016 - Accra, Ghana

2nd Cassava World Africa

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1-2 March 2016 - Washington DC, USA

Cracking the Nut '16: Regenerating Rural and Agricultural Development

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13-15 March 2016 - Bangkok, Thailand

Rural Development Conference 2016

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14-18 March 2016 - Washington DC, USA

World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty 2016: Scaling up Responsible Land Governance

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31 March-2 April 2016 - Berlin, Germany

World Forum on Access to Land (WFAL 2016)

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4-6 April 2016 - Almaty, Kazakhstan

Agricultural Transitions along the Silk Road: Restructuring, Resources and Trade in the Central Asia Region

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5-7 April 2016 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Africa Biogas and Clean Cooking Conference

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5-8 April 2016 - Ekurhuleni (near Johannesburg), South Africa

Third Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development - GCARD3 (2015-2016)

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12-14 April 2016 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Science Forum 2016

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18-21 April 2016 - Istanbul, Turkey

15th International Cereal and Bread Congress (15th ICBC)

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24-27 April 2016 - Göttingen, Germany

NGWA Groundwater Summit 2016

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10-13 May 2016 - Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Adaptation Futures 2016 - 4th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference

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22-24 June 2016 - Halle (Saale), Germany

IAMO Forum: Rural Labor in Transition: Structural Change, Migration and Governance

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17-22 July 2016 - Istanbul, Turkey

Eurosoil

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17-22 July 2016 - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Tenth International Rangeland Congress (IRC) “The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High Tech World”

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7-12 August 2016 - Ibadan, Nigeria

3rd All Africa Horticultural Congress (AAHC): 'Horticulture for Improved Livelihoods'

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27 August-2 September 2016 - Stockholm, Sweden

World Water Week: "Water and Sustainable Growth"

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14-15 September 2016 - Villers-Saint-Christophe, France

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