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Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO)

The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) analyses economic, social and political processes of change in the agricultural and food sector, and in rural areas. The geographic focus covers the enlarging EU, transition regions of Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe, as well as Central and Eastern Asia.


17 November 2017

Register now for the GFFA expert panel!

Within the framework of the International Green Week, an expert panel discussion entitled “How can livestock production contribute to global food security? Farms and industries of the future in Asia and Eastern Europe” takes place on 19 January 2018 in the CityCube Berlin, Germany.

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07 November 2017

Panel discussion "Potentials in Ukrainian agriculture" at the Agritechnica 2017: Registration is still possible until 10 November.

On 14 November 2017, the German-Ukrainian Agricultural Policy Dialogue (APD) will host a discussion event at Agritechnica in Hanover, Germany, in co-operation with the German Agribusiness Alliance of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations (OA), the DLG e.V. and IAMO.

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Latest Press Release

27 August 2017 | Press Release 08/2017

The EU-Georgia Trade Agreement: The Impact on Agricultural Trade and Welfare

IAMO Policy Brief 32 names adaptation strategies for the new trading conditions

September 2014 saw the signing of the so-called Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA) between the European Union (EU) and Georgia. Two years later the agreement entered into effect, enabling both partners to trade within the scope of...

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18 July 2017 | Press Release 07/2017

World-wide cooperation needed to redesign global food systems for a sustainable future

International scientists met with representatives from politics and business at the IAMO Forum 2017 in Halle (Saale), Germany, from 21 to 23 June 2017 to discuss food security and trade in the context of globalization and geopolitical tensions.

The Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO) performs basic and applied research in the agricultural and food sector as well as rural areas of the formerly centrally planned economies of Europe and Asia against the...

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