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Technical Consultative Meeting and Collaborative Research Environment (CRE) training for VGtS Bhutan, December 2016.

Technical Consultative Meeting and Collaborative Research Environment (CRE) training for VGtS Bhutan, December 2016.

In December 2016, research partners from ALU and Swiss TPH conducted 05 day session of technical consultative meeting and CRE data management training for Bhutan team members in order to facilitate them for their respective policy workshop.

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Inception Workshop of the Last Phase of the Vegetable Go to School (VGtS) Project.

Inception Workshop of the Last Phase of the Vegetable Go to School (VGtS) Project.

Policy inception workshop was organized by Swiss Tropical Public Health (Swiss TPH) Institute from 2nd till 5th August 2016. The policy workshop was aimed on three aspects; (1) to establish a shared understanding how each project partner will contribute to achieving the common goal of the last phase of the project, (2) to develop a […]

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Activities conducted by VGtS Indonesia

Activities conducted by VGtS Indonesia

Several school activities such as canteen training, promotion event and coloring & drawing competition conducted by Vegetables Go to School (VGtS) Indonesian country team.       

Vegetables Go to School (VGtS) Annual Meeting and Phase II Planning

Vegetables Go to School (VGtS) Annual Meeting and Phase II Planning

The meeting was organized by University of Freiburg (ALU) which is one of the research partners in the project from 20 – 22 January, 2016.  The moderation was conducted by Ms. Annelie Öberg from AVRDC – The World Vegetable Center, another research partner of the VGtS. The meeting was attended by 26 participants from 07 […]

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Promoting School Gardens and Home Gardens for Better Nutrition

Promoting School Gardens and Home Gardens for Better Nutrition

FAO Regional Consultation on Promoting School Gardens and Home Gardens for Better Nutrition in Asia and the Pacific 13-14 July 2015 Bangkok, Thailand

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Data Management Training Meeting in Bangkok

Data Management Training Meeting in Bangkok

From May 12 to 18, 2015, a data management training meeting was carried out in Bangkok, Thailand. The meeting was chaired by the ALU Freiburg Team and organized by AVRDC Regional Office East and Southeast Asia.

Annual Meeting of the Project Management Committee, Manila 2015

Annual Meeting of the Project Management Committee, Manila 2015

Representatives from each of the participating countries and the principal investigators from the research partners met for the annual Project Management Committee Meeting. The Meeting took place in Manila, The Philippines, on January 27th/28th, 2015. Status reports delivered by the country representatives showed the impressive progress of project implementation in each of the countries. Additionally, […]

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Research Team Planning Meeting in Freiburg

Research Team Planning Meeting in Freiburg

The Research Team of Vegetables Go to School met in November 2014 at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg to have its annual review meeting. Attendees included the principal investigators and scientists from the research partner institutions. Attendees gave an update on the current status of the research activities and case studies. The group also discussed the planned future […]

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Three day orientation program held in Gelephu

Three day orientation program held in Gelephu

Report and photos by Tashi Yangzom, ICS 23 March 2014, Gelephu: The Council for RNR Research of Bhutan (CoRRB) in collaboration with Department of Health (Ministry of Health), Department of Education (Ministry of Education) and Department of Agriculture (Ministry of Agriculture and Forests) conducted a three-day orientation program for 15 participant teachers from 21 to […]

Tanzania’s bloggers report on VGTS

Tanzania’s bloggers report on VGTS

Tanzanian blogger Mohammed Dewji (call him ‘MO’) covered a recent VGTS meeting in Tanzania. Joyce Sekimang’a (left) discussed the country’s activities.