The N8 universities have an extensive Global Challenges Research Fund portfolio.
Within N8 AgriFood, the emphasis is on interdisciplinarity and the strong international partnerships of researchers and stakeholders in low and middle income countries.
We have developed a strong foundation for international research and innovation projects to help deliver the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
We aim to deliver development impact by changing food systems policy and practice, and actively participating in the global agrifood debate.
|Latest news from the Global South
News: N8 AgriFood Professor leads project helping Syrian refugees grow food in old mattresses Read more
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News: Legumes for Life Workshop, Stellenbosch, South Africa Read more
News: N8 scientist outlines plan to reduce the environmental footprint of Brazilian beef Read more
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|Research collaborations in the Global South
Restoring African degraded landscapes with plant biodiversity and livestock management
Sustainable Consumption, the Middle Classes and Agri-food Ethics in the Global South
Harnessing the benefits of African leafy vegetables for smallholder farmers and their households