ZEF and International Program in Agricultural Development Studies (IPADS) of the University of Tokyo embark on strategic partnership


May 27, 2015.  

May 27, 2016. The International Program in Agricultural Development Studies (IPADS) of the University of Tokyo and ZEF are embarking on a strategic partnership in research and education as well as of exchange of students and staff.

Prior to the signing of an official agreement, envisaged for September 2015, both institutes have been and will be exchanging staff and lecturers.

As part of the ongoing preparation for this partnership, ZEF senior researcher  Manfred Denich, a renowned scientist specialized in agricultural and biomass production in Latin America, gave a special lecture to IPADS students on May 27.

His lecture included topics such as: sustainable agricultural and biomass production in Latin America; carbon dynamics under agro-forestry; optimal rotational system between agricultural and biomass production; how ZEF has improved farmers' income through agricultural development projects and how to make project work publishable.

 

Watch an interview with Taro Takahashi, project member, on our youtube-channel.

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