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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.

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18 October 2019

Abstract submission for the workshop “Agricultural Innovations, Rural Development and Globalization Processes in Central Asia”

The workshop “Agricultural Innovations, Rural Development and Globalization Processes in Central Asia” will take place at IAMO in Halle (Saale), Germany, on 17 February 2020. Interested applicants are invited to submit a structured abstract by 15 December 2019.

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11 October 2019

“Länder-Analysen” with new design

The new website of the digital “Länder-Analysen” (country analyses) on Belarus, Poland, Russia, Ukraine and Central Asia now offers extended research possibilities. Together with five other scientific institutions, IAMO is co-editor of the publication.

The “Länder-Analysen” provide up-to-date information on current events in Eastern Europe and Central Asia for a broad audience from business, administration and the public. The “Länder-Analysen” are written by international scientists and experts....

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30 September 2019

IAMO welcomes delegation from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, China

On 25 September 2019, a delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA), China, led by Mr. Jinyao Zong, the director of Department of Laws and Regulations, visited the IAMO.

In the fruitful exchange with IAMO director Prof. Dr. Thomas Glauben and Dr. Zhanli Sun, coordinator of China Research Group, the group learned about the institutes profile and current research topics. In recent years, IAMO has been increasingly...

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Latest Press Release

22 August 2019 | PM 05/2019

The future belongs to diversified and entrepreneurial farmers (regardless of their size)

Over 190 experts from the fields of research, business and international organisations discussed the challenges and prospects for small farms at this year’s IAMO Forum.

Halle (Saale), 22 August 2019 – From 26 - 28 June 2019 the IAMO Forum 2019 focused on the issue of “Small farms in transition: How to stimulate inclusive growth?”. With 193 participants from 32 countries, this year saw the conference achieve a record...

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