Research & Extension

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Magdalena Blum
Reform policies, institutional change, networking and capacity building for extension systems, assessments of and investments in extension, women and farmers' empowerment

Delgermaa Chuluunbaatar
Agricultural innovation systems, institutional capacity development, extension and farming systems, research and extension linkages, and farmers' participatory approaches

Christian Grovermann
Impact assessment, adoption of agricultural innovations, farming systems, agri-environmental policy

Karin Nichterlein
Agricultural innovation systems, agricultural research policy and institutional capacity building, including biotechnology and biosafety, information communication technologies in research and extension

John Ruane
Provision of science-based knowledge on application of biotechnologies in crops, fisheries, forestry and livestock

Abdoulaye Saley Moussa Integrated agricultural research for development, agricultural innovation systems, participatory action research, capacity development for agricultural innovation systems, climate change adaptation 


Cecilia Agyeman-Anane
Clerk Typist

Catherine Letocart


Charlotte Lietaer
Budget Clerk, Moderator of TECA Beekeeping Group

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FAO - Research & Extension Unit
Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
00153 Rome, Italy