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Call for Intern - Nutrition at CIAT in Uganda

Call for Intern – Nutrition at CIAT in Uganda

Country: Uganda
City: Kawanda
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There is an application call for Intern – Nutrition at CIAT in Uganda. The deadline for the application is 16th October 2020.

Organization:  International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

Duties & Responsibilities

The student will conduct the following specific tasks
1. Use qualitative techniques to profile traditional utilization, processing and preservation techniques of
beans in Burundi
2. Assess nutrient composition of bean based products in Burundi
3. Evaluate bioavailability, cooking time and nutrient retention of the flagship bean varieties/products
4. Participate in the planning of the final evaluation activities of the project
5. Analysis of data, including comparison and association statistical tests of data collected
6. Perform any other task relevant to achieve project goal


Applicants are required to provide the following

  • Admission letter
  • Also, a concept note of maximum two (2) pages
  •  Additionally, a motivation letter and recent curriculum vitae (CV) maximum 2 pages
  • Should be first year MSc in Food Science and Technology, Human Nutrition or related discipline  in either University in Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda or Tanzania.
  • Similarly, should be hardworking and able to meet deadlines.

How to apply:

Applicants are invited to visit http://ciat.cgiar.org/ciat-jobs to get full details of the position and to submit their applications. Additionally, applications should include reference number: Ref: 101741–Nutrition Intern as the position applied for. Also, application letter and CV should be saved as one document using the candidate’s last-name, first-name for ease
of sorting. Furthermore, the Alliance does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process


The International Center for Tropical Agriculture (known as CIAT from its Spanish-language name Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical) is a not-for-profit research and development organization dedicated to reducing poverty and hunger while protecting natural resources in developing countries. Additionally, it is based in Palmira, Colombia. Additionally, over 300 scientists work there.

Visit the official page for more information. Also, visit oyaop.com for more opportunities.


Type of Opportunity Internships
Deadline16 October,2020
Open toAll Nationalities



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