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tag icon Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

The Jeanie Borlaug Laube Women in Triticum (WIT) Award honors outstanding early-career scientists engaged in wheat research.

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Academia, government and industry each have a role in attracting youth to careers in agriculture in India.

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Maize breeding innovations by CIMMYT, the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), and CGIAR’s Accelerated Breeding Initiative, will deliver climate-resilient and nutritionally enriched maize varieties for farmers and consumers.

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CSISA-MEA, with support from USAID, organized exposure visits to India for Bangladeshi farmers to encourage environmentally friendly practices and business expansion among ABLE enterprises.

Features

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The mountainous Himalayan country is facing a reduction in the production of cereals, and an increase in productivity within the limited arable area is needed.

In the media

tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Source: Technology Works (18 Dec 2023)

Kevin Pixley explores the impact of genetic engineering on resilient crop varieties

Blogs

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The 2023 Borlaug Dialogue showcased CIMMYT’s collaborations in Mozambique and innovative initiatives to address agricultural challenges in Southern Africa.

In the media

tag icon Innovations

Source: Ministerie van Landbouw, Natuur en Voedselkwaliteit (18 Dec 2023)

News

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Director of CIMMYT’s Sustainable Agrifood Systems program recognized for outstanding contributions to soil science.

News

tag icon Environmental health and biodiversity

CIMMYT announces three new, improved tropical maize hybrids.

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tag icon Nutrition, health and food security

Source: Rural 21 (11 Dec 2023)

Sylvanus Odjo and Heike Ostermann highlight systemic scaling up of post-harvest technologies.

News

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NARC and CIMMYT prioritize food security and technology adoption to transform agriculture in Nepal.

In the media

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Source: Khabarhub (10 Dec 2023)

Nepal and CIMMYT sign 10-year pact to improve agriculture, focusing on improved production and markets.

Publications

Ethiopia leads East Africa in wheat production, with 65% of sub-Saharan Africa’s share, through improved practices and varieties developed by CIMMYT.