Category: GCHERA World Agriculture Prize

Call for Nominations for the GCHERA Laureate 2017

Deadline for nominations 17.00 GMT 26 April 2017 The Prize aims to encourage the global development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research and innovation in the agricultural and life sciences by recognizing the distinguished contribution of an individual to this mission.  The prize is generously sponsored by the Education Development Foundation

GCHERA Laureate 2016 Award Ceremony

Professor Dr Lorne BABIUK of the University of Alberta was awarded the GCHERA World Agriculture Prize on 18 October during the opening ceremony of the RUFORUM Biennial Conference in Cape Town, South Africa.  Professor BABIUK becomes the 4th GCHERA Laureate.  The award recognizes Professor BABIUK’s lifetime contributions as a renowned virologist, acclaimed for his international leadership in vaccine

2016 Laureate Announced

World-renowned virologist named 2016 GCHERA World Agriculture Prize Laureate.  The development of six vaccines, developing a world-class research facility and training more than one hundred graduate students and post-doctoral fellows earns Dr. Lorne Babiuk this prestigious international award.

Call for Nominations – GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2016

Deadline for nominations 17.00 GMT 25 April 2016 The Prize aims to encourage the global development of the mission of higher education institutions in education, research and innovation in the agricultural and life sciences by recognizing the distinguished contribution of an individual to this mission.  The Education Development Foundation of Nanjing Agricultural University generously sponsors

GCHERA World Agricutlure Prize Award Ceremony 2015

The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2015 was awarded to Professor Emeritus R Paul Singh at the award ceremony at Nanjing Agricultural University, China on 20 September 2015. John KENNELLY (President of GCHERA) invited KE Bingsheng (President of China Agricultural University) to present the Trophy and ZHOU Guanghong (President of Najing Agrciutlural University) to present the