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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.


12 October 2017

Registration for workshop “Agricultural Policies in Russia” is still possible until 20 October

IAMO and the All-Russian Institute for Agrarian Problems and Informatics (VIAPI) will organize a workshop entitled “Agricultural Policies in Russia: Insights from Economics and Political Economy” on 25 October 2017 at the Moscow State University, Russia.

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29 September 2017

IAMO welcomes delegation from Belarus

On 28 September 2017, three representatives of the Belarusian State University, Department of Geography, and the Belarussian Geographic Society, both based in Minsk, visited IAMO.

The visit took place in the context of an ongoing project of the 8th phase of the "Belarus Support Program", which is being carried out by the association "Verein Einstieg" and the Belarussian Geographical Society in Belarus in 2017 and 2018. The...

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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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