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Excellence and Innovation In Sweetpotato: Communication For Change Award

The International Potato Center is pleased to announce that the “Excellence and Innovation in Sweetpotato: Communication for Change Award” will take place for a fourth year in 2020.

The annual award was established with a generous endowment from Dr Jan W Low, a recipient of the World Food Prize in 2016, to recognize the best sweetpotato communication product.

This year the prize will be awarded for the best communication product produced between 2019 (1 January – 31 December). The winner will receive an award of USD 500. The award will be presented to the lead publisher and is intended to be split among the co-publishers.

The main criteria to assess submissions will be: originality, quality, appropriateness for key audiences, and the results of the communications product and/or its contribution towards the impact of your project, program or organization.

The deadline to receive applications is 16 November 2020. The winner will be announced on December 1. 

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  1. Noroseheno RALISOA

    Hi, I am from FIFAMANOR in Madagascar, I would like to ask after how long of planting sweetpotato vines can be harvested for remultiplication

  2. Very interesting and educative information

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