Mary Donovan

Mary Donovan
Nutrition, health and food security
Videos

Studying changing food consumption patterns in the context of urbanization and economic and population growth helps plan for the future.

Innovations
Videos

Mechanization is about finding solutions for farmers in rural communities.

Buena Milpa Project Leader

Agricultural Mechanization Expert
Climate adaptation and mitigation
Explainers

Farmers are increasingly adopting conservation agriculture practices. This sustainable farming method is based on three principles: crop diversification, minimal soil movement and permanent soil cover.

Nutrition, health and food security
Videos

Growing the right wheat varieties is necessary to nutritiously feed a growing population in the context of environmental stress.

Innovations
News

Recognized for most-cited works worldwide on Web of Science Group’s list of Highly Cited Researchers.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

The 2019 Borlaug Dialogue explored solutions to feed the planet sustainably in the face of conflict and climate change.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

Global conference will serve as forum for collaboration on crop production in water-limited environments.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
News

An alternative conceptual framework uses a process-oriented approach to understand technological change that focuses more on the agency of different social actors in the agricultural system.

Capacity development
News

The Indonesian Agency for Agricultural Research and Development (IAARD) signed a memorandum of understanding with CIMMYT to reaffirm their research partnership for maize and wheat improvement.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Podcasts

Taking a social inclusion lens to social protection and the role of men in gender equality.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Podcasts

Wheat physiologist Carolina Rivera shares what it is like to be a woman in agricultural science working on one of the world’s biggest problems — how to feed a growing planet.

Wheat Pathologist and Geneticist