Year: 2019

Capacity development
Videos

A new video highlights the work of the Heat and Drought Wheat Improvement Consortium (HeDWIC) to create new climate-resilient wheat varieties.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

CIMMYT scientist contributed to the development and adoption of more than 70 wheat varieties in Central and West Asia.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
News

West Bengal farmer Halima Bibi recognized for success in maize production.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Interested organizations are invited to send maize germplasm for screening.

In the media

Source: Food Navigator LATAM (5 Dec 2019)

CIMMYT study in Mexico shows consumers are willing to pay higher prices for blue maize tortillas.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Soil conservation means food security for farmers in Malawi.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Science offers opportunity to curb greenhouse gas emissions related to agriculture and meet climate goals.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Infographics

A new series of infographics outlines the challenges that must be addressed in order to scale adoption of climate-smart agriculture practices in southern Africa.

Post-Doctoral Fellow in Wheat Physiology

Associate Scientist - Wheat Physiology

Abiotic Stress Phenotyping Specialist

Interim Head of Communications

Regional Program Director
Nutrition, health and food security
In the media

Source: Culinary Backstreets (2 Dec 2019)

Food entrepreneur worked with CIMMYT researcher to create a fair market for farmers with surplus heirloom maize in Mexico.