International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA)

https://www.icarda.org

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Videos

Climate change will see pests moving countries and continents as conditions become more favorable.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

China-based CIMMYT-JAAS screening station aims for global impact in the fight against deadly Fusarium head blight.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
In the media

Source: L'Economiste (5 Nov 2019)

CIMMYT, ICARDA and the Adaptation of African Agriculture Initiative join forces to prevent small farmers from suffering the effects of climate change.

Innovations
News

Bottlenecks between basic and applied plant science jeopardize life-saving crop improvements.

Innovations
Press releases

New study finds that wheat farmers often do not accurately identify their varieties.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

In an interview for BBC Newsday, Abeyo explained African countries’ potential to boost wheat production, and how CIMMYT is helping.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
In the media

Source: Dhaka Tribune (24 Jul 2019)

With CIMMYT support, Bangladesh developed blast resistant wheat in the quickest possible time.

Innovations
Press releases

More than 800 global experts will gather in Saskatoon to strategize on ways to meet projected nutritional needs of 60% more people by 2050.

Innovations
News

Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Capacity development
Features

Projects are looking at scaling strategies to go beyond the numbers reached within a project and include sustainability and transformation.

Innovations
Features

Members tackle challenges and share progress in annual meeting.

Nutrition, health and food security
Press releases

Annual imports now cost more than $600 million and expose national food security to global price shifts.