Entries by Bettina Schulze Vowinkel

2018 reporting period

Roadmap creation from 2 January 2018 to 30 April 2018 As already communicated in the members area, TexPerT was made accessible later than anticipated because the adoption of the deadline and volume targets was postponed until 2 January 2018. TexPerT will remain accessible for the creation of Roadmaps in the coming year until 30 April […]

MEMBERS AREA

New structure for the Members area The A-Z search can now be found in the horizontal menu bar. Here you will find the most important information, arranged by keywords. This will make navigation easier and help you to find the folder and documents you are searching for more quickly. English speaking users can now find […]

MEMBERS’ MEETING 2017

Around 150 participants gathered in Berlin on 11 October 2017. The Members’ Meeting began with some welcoming remarks by Dr Felmberg. In his address, he underlined the successes of the Partnership and highlighted the milestones that have already been achieved, despite the challenges faced. On the basis of the annual report for 2016-2017, the Partnership […]

REVIEW PROCESS: DECISIONS OF THE STEERING COMMITTEE

Question grid The lessons learned in creating roadmaps have been incorporated into an extensive review process. The Review Process Working Group, specialist working groups and the Partnership Secretariat have joined forces to review the question grid. Following an additional set of corrections by the Steering Committee, the body adopted the question grid for the 2018 […]

IMPLEMENTATION AND INTERNATIONALISATION: DECISIONS OF THE STEERING COMMITTEE

Seed propagation for sustainable cotton growing – Central Asia The availability of cotton seeds and the risk of contamination are major challenges to sustainable cotton growing. Non-GMO seeds for certified organic and Fairtrade farmers is not only scarce but often much more expensive too. Moreover, purchased seeds need to be tested regularly to check that […]