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Call for Applications ! Online Course on Access to Scientific Information Resources in Agriculture (ASIRA) for Low-Income Countries

22/05/2017

Please find below a Call for Applications to attend the Online Course on  Access to Scientific Information Resources in Agriculture (ASIRA) for Low-Income Countries.

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We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 3rd edition of the online ASIRA course for the period of June 19th - July 14th, 2017.  

The main goal of the course is to provide a platform to enhance the visibility, accessibility and usability of data and information in the agricultural domain, particularly in low-income countries.

 

Since February 2017, over 150 participants from 33 different countries have been trained through ASIRA. Please see the course web site for more information.

 

WHO CAN APPLY?

Academics, researchers, librarians and postgraduate (master and PhD) students who work in the fields of agricultural sciences can apply to the course. Group A and group B Research4Life eligible countries, respectively, have the priority in the selection process.

HOW TO APPLY?

 

Use the Online registration form or pdf. This registration form must be completed, signed and submitted to agora@fao.org

WHEN TO APPLY?

 

The submission deadline is June 4th, Sunday by 23:00 CEST for both online and pdf via email submissions.

Selection of participants will be finalised by June 9th and successful candidates will be emailed afterwards.