13 July 2020

Lecture series for students of Huazhong Agricultural University, China

Three researchers from China Research Group, Dr. Zhanli Sun, Dr. Lioudmila Chatalova, and Dr. Yanjun Ren, were recently invited to give lectures to faculty members and students from Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU). This is part of a series of lectures at Public Management Forum, organized by...

China Research Group has a vital platform for the cooperation between Chinese and German researcher in the field of agricultural economics. The group’s work has become even more important during the COVID-19 pandemic. One example is the cooperation...

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30 June 2020

China Session at IAMO Forum 2020

29 June 2020 – IAMO China Research Group organized a panel session at the IAMO Forum 2020 to systematically discuss the digital transformation of Chinese agriculture from various perspectives. After the impulse talk by Dr Lena Kuhn, five distinguished scholars, Dr. Wenbin Wu, Prof. Hang Xiong, Prof....

The lead topic of this year’s IAMO Forum was “Digital transformation – towards sustainable food value chains in Eurasia” and was held, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, as an online conference this year. Digital technologies are reshaping agricultural...

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04 December 2019

5th Sino-German Agricultural Week in Beijing

18-22 November 2019, the 5th Sino-German Agricultural Week (DCAW) was held at Landmark Hotel, Beijing. The event was sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA) and the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) and organized by the Sino-German Agricultural...

The discussion during the event focused on climate change adaptation and mitigation, land management, and agricultural cooperation between China and Germany, including two events “Sino-German Workshop on Climate Change and Agriculture” and...

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07 November 2019

Strengthening research cooperation with China – Joint conference and MoU with Huazhong Agricultural University

18-21 October 2019 – Several IAMO researchers, including Lena Kuhn and Zhanli Sun, coordinators of China Research Group, participated the Third International Conference on Natural Resource Management and Public Policy at Wuhan, China. The conference was jointly organized by Huazhong Agricultural...

During 18-21 October, a delegation of IAMO researchers led by Dr Lena Kuhn and Dr Zhanli Sun, coordinators of China Research Group, participated the third international conference on natural resource management and public policy at Wuhan, China. In...

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01 October 2019

IAMO welcomes delegation from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, China

On 25 September 2019, a delegation from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MARA), China, led by Mr. Jinyao Zong, the director of Department of Laws and Regulations, visited the IAMO. In the fruitful exchange with IAMO director

Prof. Dr....

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01 July 2019

China session of IAMO Forum 2019

On June 26, a panel session entitled "Current challenges and way forward for Chinese agriculture after 40 years of rural reforms", organized by IAMO China Research Group, was held in IAMO Forum 2019. A panel of renowned researchers from various...

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12 March 2019

IAMO Researchers Visited Sichuan, China

On the invitation of Prof. Shemei ZHANG, a former IAMO guest researcher, IAMO researchers, Dr. Axel Wolz and Dr. Zhanli Jerry Sun paid a visit to the Faculty of Management, Sichuan Agricultural University during the week Feburary 23 to March 1, 2019....

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15 December 2018

IAMO China Group Workshop 2018

IAMO China Group successfully held the annual workshop on December 7, 2018 at IAMO. The goal of the workshop is to update the group activities, to exchange among group members, and to discuss future plans. Prof. Thomas Herzfeld, Dr. Zhanli Sun, and...

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30 November 2018

Fourth Sino-German Agricultural Week in Beijing

The fourth Sino-German Agricultural Week took place in Beijing from 26 to 28 November 2018. With this year’s motto "Science & Technology Leading Green Development“, over forty speakers presented papers, drawn from theory and practice, on current...

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01 August 2018

IAMO China Group Organized Session at ICAE 2018, Vancouver

During ICAE 2018, IAMO China Group had the honor to contribute with an organized session entitled "Sustainable resource use in Chinese agriculture – Challenges and inclusive policy approaches". The session, which was chaired by Thomas Herzfeld and...

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