Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)

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Capacity development
News

Small-scale agricultural mechanization is showing signs it has the potential to fuel rural employment for youth in sub-Saharan Africa, according to researchers.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Blogs

In a special interview to mark International Women’s Day, CIMMYT gender specialist Rahma Adam detailed how her research aims to improve the agricultural productivity of women in south and eastern Africa.

News

40 wheat pathologists, breeders and agronomists gathered to combat wheat blast at the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) at Gazipur, Bangladesh.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Recent media reports show that the 19 million inhabitants of New Delhi are under siege from a noxious haze.

Features

Sustainable intensification is helping farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa become more productive, while adapting to and mitigating climate change.

News

CIMMYT joined 1,700 delegates from around the globe who participated in the sixth African Green Revolution Forum.

Blogs

Smallholder livestock farmers in Zimbabwe are rapidly increasing profits thanks to a pivot to new sustainable agriculture initiatives.

News

State-of-art research facilities leap Africa’s Agricultural potential through modern research.

News

Since 2004, conservation agriculture has helped farmers in southern Africa maintain and boost yields, protect the environment and increase profits.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

Breeding and seed systems must immediately adapt to changing climates if major loss of maize yields is to be avoided, a new report shows.

News

SIMLESA discusses progress, achievements, and ways forward through 2018 at annual meeting.

News

CIMMYT Director General travels to Bangladesh to tackle wheat blast and other activities key to maintaining food security in the country.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

For gender specialist Mulunesh Tsegaye participatory approaches are the best way of ensuring agricultural development projects are responsive to gender dynamics.