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Gender 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.

Innovation and technology
Videos

CIMMYT’s five agricultural research stations in Mexico are instrumental for researchers’ work to develop innovative crops and sustainable farming systems worldwide.

Food security
News

Byerlee named Officer of the Order of Australia for his distinguished service to sustainable development, poverty reduction, and food security.

Climate change
Features

Policies and technologies key to sustainable development in India’s breadbasket.

Gender and social inclusion
News

FACASI project explored ways to address access to appropriate mechanization solutions.

Food security
In the media

Source: Kenya News Agency (27 Jun 2019)

CIMMYT’s Stephen Mugo suggests early planting, intercropping and other methods.

Innovation and technology
News

Open to young women and men under 35 who are implementing innovations in Latin American maize-based agri-food systems.

Capacity development
News

Palmer made key contributions in applied science to fight hunger and improve livelihoods in the 20th Century.

Food security
News

Study results underscore the value of CIMMYT’s breeding programs.

Health and nutrition
News

Researchers urge donor agencies to support the dissemination of new blast-resistant, biofortified wheat in Bangladesh.

Climate change
In the media

Source: Physics World (25 Jun 2019)

A CGIAR and CIMMYT study suggests that some countries and crops are more vulnerable to the effects of climate change than others.

Innovation and technology
News

Harnessing the power of partnerships and innovation.

Food security
Features

Kenya research station offers a unique wheat science platform with global impact.

Health and nutrition
In the media

Source: Biotech News (23 Jun 2019)

CIMMYT, HarvestPlus and IITA have worked to develop provitamin A-enriched maize varieties and zinc-enriched maize and wheat.

Gender and social inclusion
News

Rural land grows scarce as populations rise and more youth farm for their livelihoods.