Delegates travelled to South Asia to witness the success of a collaboration which is combatting wheat blast disease in Bangladesh and for other wheat growing nations.
Collaborative project between CGIAR research centers aiming to improve food security in South Asia launches in three countries.
Researchers join government officials and other stakeholders to discuss collaborative research and development activities in Bangladesh.
Experts discussed the status of the outbreak, the role of research and applicable measures.
As Bangladesh faces an extensive drought for the second year in a row, partnerships are working to strengthen drought monitoring programs to help farmers.