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Research data: AGRICULTURE
2013 The African Union's position on organic agriculture: what are the benefits of governance at continental level?
Organic Agriculture (OA) has grown in prominence as an alternative to conventional agriculture especially suitable for small holder farmers ...
2013 Challenges and strategies among the poor: focus on urban agriculture in KwaMashu, Durban, South Africa
Urban agriculture in South Africa historically has been labelled as an illegal activity. The problems caused by this labelling have been com...
2013 Whose innovation counts?: exploring the interface between informal and formal innovation in seed development in South Africa
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2011 Impact of networks, globalisation and their interaction with EU strategies (INGINEUS project): research papers on "fragmentation of GINs and capacity building in the automotive, ICT and agro-processing industries"
The methodological framework of this work package consisted of empirical inputs from the INGINEUS survey, desk research, and in-depth firm-l...