Disputas - Robert Amos Ngwira (NOR)

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence

Robert Amos Ngwira, Dept. of International Environment and Development Studies (Noragric) will defend his PhD thesis "Conservation agriculture systems for smallholder farmers in Malawi: An analysis of agronomic and economic benefits and constraints to adoption"on 31.01.2014

Disputas robert amos ngwira nor

Norwegian title:
Conservation agriculture systemer for småskala jordbrukere i Malawi: En analyse av agronomiske og økonomiske fordeler og ulemper ved innføring

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
Enabling adoption at scale: Considering policies, institutions and markets for successfully scaling up agricultural technologies in smallholder farming systems of Eastern Africa.

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Trial lecture and presentation of research: Thursday, February  6th, 2014, at 10:00
Defence: Thursday, February 6th, 2014, at 12:15
Place: Auditorium at Bioforsk, Frederik A. Dahls vei 20.

Supervisors:
Professor Jens B. Aune, UMB (Main Supervisor)
Dr Christian Thierfelder (CIMMYT) (Co-Supervisor)
Professor Fred H. Johnsen (Hedmark University College)

Evaluation committee
Professor Antony Whitbread, Crop Production Systems in the Tropics, Georg-August-University Göttingen
Associate professor Hans Peter Andersen, Department of Geography, University of Bergen
Professor Ruth Haug, Noragric, Norwegian University of Life Sciences

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the UMB library.

ISBN: 978-82-575-1176-0 ISSN 1503-1667 Thesis nr: 2013:76

Published 30. April 2014 - 16:05 - Updated 23. mai 2017 - 19:31