Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM)

Description: 
The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is a consortium of 12 universities in east and southern Africa to develop and strengthen human resource capacity for inter-disciplinary problem-solving. RUFORUM achieves its goal through grants programs to support research and to address rural (agricultural) development issues, especially community and smallholder farmer needs. RUFORUM's mission is to foster innovativeness and adaptive capacity of universities engaged in agricultural and rural development to develop and sustain high quality in training, innovative and impact oriented research, and collaboration.RUFORUM’s mission is to foster innovativeness and adaptive capacity of universities engaged in agricultural and rural development to develop and sustain high quality in training, innovative and impact oriented research, and collaboration.
Subject: 
Rural development, consortium, human resource
Language: 
EN
Coverage: 
East and Southern Africa
Type: 
Text
Format: 
Web Page