Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

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Climate adaptation and mitigation
Photos

How sustainable agriculture is helping mitigate air pollution in South Asia.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

How green manure and conservation agriculture are transforming the lives of farmers in eastern Zimbabwe.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Agriculture leaders of eastern and southern Africa encourage wider adoption of conservation agriculture for the benefit of farmers, consumers and the environment.

Innovations
Videos

In the state of West Bengal, India, farmers and entrepreneurs are finding success with the help of climate-smart conservation agriculture practices.

News

Partners from four countries reflect and plan ahead after five years of the SRFSI project.

Innovations
In the media

Source: The Herald (21 May 2019)

Announcement by Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement was made at CIMMYT FACASI project meeting.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
News

Research shows African farming households are far more dependent on hire labor markets, and much more inclined to hire mechanization services, than previously thought.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

A new book draws on experiences of men and women farmers across eastern and southern Africa who bravely embraced change to improve their farming methods and the lives and livelihoods of their families.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

By reducing drudgery, irrigation and costs, conservation agriculture enables the soil of the charlands to produce rice and maize yields consecutively.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

CIMMYT sociologist believes there is one vital resource that remains untapped to increase food security and boost livelihoods.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Videos

Women have the potential to be drivers of agricultural transformation.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Unsustainable farming practices like monocropping are impacting soil health and reducing the productivity of farms.