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16 September 2016

Current IAMO Newsletter published

+++ IAMO was evaluated positively by the senate of the Leibniz Association +++ President of the Leibniz Association visited IAMO +++ Registration for Samarkand Conference is possible until 27 September +++ IAMO will host EuroTier Forum in Hanover (Germany) +++

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14 September 2016

President of the Leibniz Association was IAMO visitor

Today Matthias Kleiner, president of the Leibniz Association, visited IAMO in Halle (Saale), Germany, for the second time during his term in office.

He had several discussions with the institute management, the postdoctoral researchers and the postgraduate students. In doing so, the president obtained an impression of the institute’s current and future planned research activities. Among others,...

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13 September 2016

DAAD-Alumni Summer School at IAMO

From 12 to 16 September international alumni of IAMO and the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU) attend the summer school "Legal and Economic Challenges for Sustainable Food Security in the 21st Century". They discuss agro-economical, legal and human rights issues in context of food...

IAMO hosted the present day of this event. The speakers were Ekaterina Krivonos, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome, Italy, and IAMO scientist Daniel Müller. Ekaterina Krivonos spoke on the topic “Food Security and...

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28 August 2016

Open House Day of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

Today, IAMO presents itself at the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) during the Open House Day of the German Federal Government in Berlin.

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25 August 2016

AGRICHANGE Summer School in Uzbekistan

As part of the research project AGRICHANGE “Institutional Change in Land and Labour Relations of Central Asia’s Irrigated Agriculture”, twelve scientists took part in a summer school in Samarkand, Uzbekistan, from 15 to 22 August.

IAMO and the Samarkand Agricultural Institute organized the event, which served as preparation for field studies in Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. The AGRICHANGE Summer School program included several seminar work at the Samarkand Agricultural Institute...

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16 August 2016

IAMO scientist honoured with Luther certificate

In July 2016, Christine Burggraf was honoured by University Halle-Wittenberg with the Luther certificate for her outstanding research on the topic “Russian Demand for Dietary Quality: Nutrition Transition, Diet Quality Measurement, and Health Investment Theory”. The scientist completed her...

In her work, Christine Burggraf describes the development of Russian dietary patterns in the course of the post-socialist transformation, searches for reasons for the choice of healthier dietary patterns using newly developed methods, and offers...

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12 August 2016

IAMO earns TEQ award 2016

This year the institute has received the TOTAL E-QUALITY award for gender equality. IAMO has therefore earned the award for the second time in a row. It is presented for successful, lasting commitment to equal career opportunities for women and men.

TOTAL E-QUALITY stands for total quality management (TQM) with the addition of the gender component (equality). The award confirms the institute’s successful gender equality policy. In addition to providing equal career opportunities in talents,...

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29 July 2016

BioEconomy Summer School 2016: Registration before 24 August

The ScienceCampus Halle - Plant-Based Bioeconomy (WCH) and the Leading Edge Cluster BioEconomy organize the BioEconomy Summer School at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), Germany, from 5 to 9 September 2016.

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27 July 2016

IAMO Policy Briefs 27 published

Publication focuses on social change, changing eating habits and their health effects in Russia (currently available in German only)

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13 July 2016

IAMO Forum 2016: Presentations available for download

Presentations held at the IAMO Forum 2016 are now available for download on the conference website.

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