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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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24 June 2016

IAMO Forum 2016 brought together participants from 26 countries

119 participants from 26 nations, among them researchers from the University of Belgrade (Serbia), the KU Leuven (Belgium), the University of Missouri (USA) and many other universities and research institutes, as well as representatives of EU, FAO and the World Bank, debated at the IAMO Forum 2016...

The conference was co-organized by IAMO and the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and supported by the German Research Foundation (DFG), the Edmund Rehwinkel Foundation, the Federal German State Saxony-Anhalt and the City of Halle (Saale)....

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24 June 2016

IAMO and ICARE organized joint scientific sessions in Armenia

On 18 June, IAMO and the International Center for Agribusiness Research and Education (ICARE) jointly organized two sessions entitled “Agricultural Economics” in Yerevan, Armenia. The events were part of the Armenian Economic Association 2016 annual meetings from 17 to 19 June that was hosted by...

IAMO scientists Ihtiyor Bobojonov, Giorgi Chezhia, Ivan Djuric, Oleksandr Perekhozhuk and Miranda Svanidze presented and discussed their research on the various aspects of wheat markets in South Caucasus and Central Asian region. Some studies...

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22 June 2016

IAMO Forum 2016 started today

IAMO Forum 2016 "Rural Labor in Transition: Structural Change, Migration and Governance" takes place over the next three days at IAMO. The participants await four plenary sessions, 18 parallel sessions and a podium discussion.

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