Introduction to international agriculture research

A networking and information event about international agriculture and aquaculture research and opportunities.

Join us for an exciting in-person event in Yellow 1.1.33 at the Casuarina Campus of Charles Darwin University on Thursday 14 March from 12.00pm to 1.00pm.

You’ll hear from a range of researchers working in international agriculture, as well as finding out about how to apply for the Crawford Fund Student Awards and Crawford Fund Conference Scholarships. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and expand your knowledge. See you there!

Suitable for anyone with an interest in international agriculture and aquaculture.

RAID Network Capacity Building Workshop_Darwin

After the success of our ‘Agricultural Research Leadership and Management’ workshops in Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart and Wagga Wagga, Researchers in Agriculture for International Development (RAID) and the Crawford Fund are thrilled to bring this workshop to Darwin for the first time!

The workshop will be held from 9th to 10th September at WFD 3.08, Waterfront, Charles Darwin University.

About the workshop


The workshop will provide an introduction to managing and leading in the context of research for development; and enable each participant to develop a set of actionable outcomes as a result of participation.

  • Understand the basic concepts of managing and leading
  • Build self-awareness of your own styles and preferences and understand how these impact both your perceptions and how you interact with people
  • Explore people management, and the way people work with and respond to each other
  • Gain skills in providing and receiving feedback, and how to manage conflict
  • Learn about how to manage up-wards
  • Understand models that integrate evaluation and planning
  • Explore processes for effective project management
  • Plan a process of on-going self-directed learnin
  • The workshop will be a combination of seminar style presentations, class and group discussions and group exercises

For more information, download the pdf here


Connecting Agri-Food Professionals in the NT


THURSDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2018 from 7:00-9:00pm
at Lola’s Pergola, 48 Marina Boulevard, Cullen Bay, Darwin

Find out the perks of becoming a RAIDER! Hear presentations from current RAID members and meet professionals from the agri-food sector. Most importantly, prizes are up for grabs for winners of speed puzzling!

This is a free event, however to ensure numbers are accounted for, please RSVP by following the link below to register for a free ticket.

If you have any questions or dietary restrictions, please contact Maddison on