Ederson Jesus

Researcher Investigator on Soil Microbiology
EMBRAPA (Brazil)

Project: A tale of symbiosis: Unveiling the interaction between the common bean and its rhizobial symbionts

Fellowship dates: 01/02/2021 – 31/12/2021

Gabriela Litre

Associate Researcher on Global Environmental Change and Public Policies
University of Brasilia (Brazil)

Project: Potentialities and Limits of Knowledge Co- Production for the Equitable Internalization of the Sustainable Development Goals: An Analysis of Brazil’s Observatory of the Dynamics between Societies and Environments through a Nexus+ Perspective

Fellowship dates: 01/09/2020 – 30/08/2021

2020-2021 COHORT

‘Fake news or weak science? Implications for sustainable development transitions in the agri-food, environmental and health areas’

Julio Amador

Research Fellow in Data Science
Imperial College London (The United Kingdom)

Project: Why does people fall for COVID-related misinformation?

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021

Christophe Béné

Senior Researcher on Policy Analysis
International Center for Tropical Agriculture – CIAT (Colombia)

Project:Problem framing, political economy of knowledge and science narratives around food system transformation

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021

Thaura Ghneim-Herrera

Professor in Plant Biology
ICESI University (Colombia)

Project:Towards an integrative strategy for tackling negative framing, misinformation, and fake news around genetic innovation in agri-food systems: a roadmap for Colombia

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021

Facundo Tabbita

Researcher in Agronomic Science
National Agricultural Technology Institute – INTA (Argentina)

Project: Scientific editing of fake news: multidisciplinary study of genome editing in the agri-food, environmental and health sectors

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021

Mahama Tawat

Research Associate in Comparative Politics
Institute for Research, Socio-Economic Development and Communication – IRESCO (Cameroon)

Project: Fake News and the Covid-19 Pandemic. A Study of Practices and Sociopolitical Implications in Cameroon

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021


At what level should circularity of food systems be organized: local or global?’

Neli Aparecida de Mello-Théry

Geographer and Professor of Sustainable Developmen
University of São Paulo

Habiba Bouhamed Chaabouni

Professor of Medical Genetics
University of Tunis-El Manar

Philippe Mayaud

Professor of Infectious Diseases and Reproductive Health
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

John R. Porter

Emeritus Professor of Climate Change and Food Security
University of Copenhagen

Martin Van Ittersum

Professor in Plant Production Systems
Wageningen University and Research

Sandro Lima

Political journalist (Brazil)

Fellowship dates: 11/01/2021 – 30/06/2021