External Linkage

JUCAVM is benefiting from the values linkage brings about. There has been a number of collaborations established so far; some of which include:

1. Postharvest Management to Improve Livelihood (PHMIL)
    • Funding Source: DFATD (Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Canada).
    • Partners: Dalhousie University Agricultural College, McGill University (Canada) and Jimma University (Ethiopia).
2. NICHE Project on Agribusiness and Value Chain Management
    • Funding Source: Nuffic (Netherlands)
    • Partners: Q-Point (Netherlands), Ghent University (Belgium), Radboud University Nijmegen (Netherlands), Jimma, Haramaya, Hawassa & Ambo Universities (Ethiopia). Adama, Bahir Dar, Wolaita Sodo and Samara Universities are also beneficiaries of this project.
3. NICHE Project on Sustainable Tourism Based on Natural Resource Management with Gender Balance towards Women (STRONGBOW)
    • Funding Source: Nuffic (Netherlands)
    • Partners: Ghent and Leuven universities (Belgium), VU (Netherlands), Addis Ababa, Hawassa, Jimma, Arba Minch and Mizan Tepi Universities (Ethiopia).
4. Capacity Building for Scaling-up of Evidence Based Best Practices In Agricultural Production In Ethiopia (CASCAPE)
    • Partners:

      Wageningen University & Research Centre (Netherlands), Royal Netherlands Embassy, Ministry of Agriculture, Jimma, Hawassa, Haramaya, Bahir Dar and Mekelle Universities (Ethiopia).

5. Vegetable production technology transfer and income enhancement in Ethiopian highland
    • Source of Fund: Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)
    • Partners: KNU (Kangwon National University, Korea) and Jimma University.
6. Advancing the Productivity Frontier for Sorghum (APFS)
    • Funding Source: USAID.
    • Participating Institutions: University of Georgia (Georgia, USA), International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT, India & West Africa), Jimma University (Jimma, Ethiopia), the Land Institute (Kansas, USA), and Agricultural Research Council (ARC) - South Africa.
7. VLIR project (Belgium) - In areas of Agriculture, Ecology, Health  
    • Partners: Ghent and Leuven Universities (Belgium), Jimma University.
8. RELOAD Project
    • Partners: Kassel University and Ministry of Education and Research (Germany), Egerton Universities and ICIPE (Kenya), PUBI (Uganda), and Jimma University.
9. Integrated Pest Management Project (IPM)
    • Sponsor: NUFFIC
    • Participating institutions: Ethiopian Horticulture Development Agency (EHDA), Ethiopian Horticulture Producer Exporters Association (EHEA), Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research (EIAR- Ambo and Melkassa Agricultural Research centers), MoA and Jimma University.
10. Ethio-Netherlands Partnership – supporting implementation of on-location MSc program in horticulture.
Partners:  Royal Netherlands Embassy, the Ethiopian Horticulture Development Agency (EHDA), Ethiopian Horticulture Producer Exporters Association (EHEA), Jimma University.
11. Agricultural Transformation through Stronger Vocational Education (ATTSVE)
Partners: Dalhousie and McGill Universities (Canada), MEDA, Jimma University, Maychew, Woreta, Nejo & Wolaita Sodo ATVET Colleges.

12. Evaluating exclosure techniques in restoring Acacia woodland in the middle course of river Ghibe Valley Southwestern Ethiopia by Mr Kiflu Haile.

13. IFS project organization (anduse) cover change vrban chimate and vegetation influence the case of cities in Ethiopia by Dr. Gudina Legesse