In an interview for BBC Newsday, Abeyo explained African countries’ potential to boost wheat production, and how CIMMYT is helping.
Source: Dhaka Tribune (24 Jul 2019)
With CIMMYT support, Bangladesh developed blast resistant wheat in the quickest possible time.
More than 800 global experts will gather in Saskatoon to strategize on ways to meet projected nutritional needs of 60% more people by 2050.
Knowledge share fair highlights CGIAR contributions to the Ethiopian agriculture sector.
Projects are looking at scaling strategies to go beyond the numbers reached within a project and include sustainability and transformation.
Members tackle challenges and share progress in annual meeting.
Annual imports now cost more than $600 million and expose national food security to global price shifts.
For hundreds of international agricultural development experts, an annual gathering in northern Mexico provides a vital platform for sharing and debating the latest wheat breeding news and research.