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IAMO Forum 2024: Photo gallery published

The IAMO Forum 2024 took place from 26 to 28 June on the topic “The Functions of Land in Times of Change: Environmental, Social, and Economic perspectives” in Halle (Saale), Germany.

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Training course “Introduction to Geographic Information Systems” at the Agricultural University of Tirana

From 1 to 5 July 2024, IAMO and the Agricultural University of Tirana organized the first training course in Tirana, Albanian, in the frame of the project “Establishing a Geoinformation Centre for the Western Balkans at the Agricultural University Tirana” (GEO-WB6).

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A woman and a man are in conversation in the foyer of the venue. The woman points to the IAMO Annual 2024.

IAMO takes part in the Armenian-German Day of Science

IAMO Director Thomas Glauben and IAMO researcher Miranda Svanidze took part in the Armenian-German Day of Science entitled “Achievements and Perspectives of Armenian-German R&I Cooperation” at the Yerevan State University, Armenia, from 27 to 28 June 2024.

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Long Night of the Sciences at IAMO

On 5 July 2024, IAMO invites numerous visitors to the Long Night of the Sciences Halle. The institute presents an interesting program with scientific lectures, project presentations and culinary delights.

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The Institute

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.

 

Events


Research

Overview Thematic Complexes

Themes


IAMO's scientific work is organized across departments in thematic complexes that focus on central problem areas of agricultural development in Eurasian transition and emerging countries.

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Projects

Projects


The research projects at IAMO combine high-quality scientific work with comprehensive transfer activities. Solutions to pressing problems and future issues are sought in dialog with business, politics, and society.

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Overview Research Groups

Groups


The three research groups China, Central Asia and Southeast Europe are interdepartmental networks conducting research on interdisciplinary topics related to agricultural transformation processes.

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Career

IAMO atmosphere is characterized by inquisitive scientific minds and friendly and respectful personal interaction – ideal preconditions for outstanding research and education. Gender equity and equality of opportunity, reconciling one’s work and family life, as well as supporting employees’ advanced professional training are all very high on IAMO’s agenda.

Publications

Digital technologies as a driver of resilience and institutional transformation: The case of Ukrainian agroholdings

Gagalyuk, Taras et al.
2024

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Dynamics of food demand during political instability: Evidence from Kyrgyzstan

Kimsanova, Barchynai et al.
2024

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Gridded livestock density database and spatial trends for Kazakhstan

Kolluru, Venkatesh et al.
2023

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The impact of demographic dynamics on food consumption and its environmental outcomes: Evidence from China

Li, Shaoting et al.
2024

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Does zero tillage save or increase production costs? Evidence from smallholders in Kyrgyzstan

Tadjiev, Abdusame et al.
2023

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An examination of digital empathy: When farmers speak for the climate through TikTok

Unay Gailhard, Ilkay et al.
2023

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Village funds and poverty reduction in Indonesia: New policy insight

Anam, Choirul et al.
2023

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The role of smartphone-based weather information acquisition on climate change perception accuracy: Cross-country evidence from Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia and Uzbekistan

Emileva, Begaiym et al.
2023

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IAMO in the Media

Prof. Dr. Alfons Balmann

Prof. Dr. Alfons Balmann

Director of IAMO
Head of Department Structural Change

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Prof. Dr. Thomas Herzfeld

Prof. Dr. Thomas Herzfeld

Director of IAMO
Head of Department Agricultural Policy

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Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

12 April 2024

Significant rise in rental prices for agricultural land

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Prof. Dr. Alfons Balmann

Prof. Dr. Alfons Balmann

Director of IAMO
Head of Department Structural Change

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