The SFIAR has the following goals and objectives:

Sharing information between the stakeholders involved in agricultural research for development (ARD) in Switzerland and encouraging dialogue within this community on different views, interests and perspectives related to ARD.

Promoting the visibility of Swiss agricultural research for development in the international ARD community and in the public.

Playing an advocacy role at both national and international levels by contributing to shape political decisions about ARD.

Serving as a national partner in the European Forum on Agricultural Research for Development (EFARD) and the Global Forum for International Agricultural Research (GFAR), and supporting the aims of these organisations.

Promoting collaboration, synergies and complementarities between different actors involved in international agricultural research in Switzerland.

Swiss Forum for International Agricultural Research (SFIAR)
c/o Bern University of Applied Sciences
School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences HAFL
Länggasse 85
3052 Zollikofen

Switzerland
Phone 0041 31 910 21 91
Fax: 0041 31 910 22 99
info@sfiar.ch

 

People

Felix Hintermann
Secretary
 
Phone: 0041 31 910 21 91     
Fax: 0041 31 910 22 99
info@sfiar.ch