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Innovation and technology
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New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.

Food security
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At the Africa Food Security Leadership Dialogue in Rwanda, experts and policymakers analyzed ways to address the continent’s food security crisis in the face of climate change.

Innovation and technology
Press releases

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

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

Food security
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China’s vice minister of agriculture and rural affairs, Qu Dongyu, visited the global headquarters of CIMMYT.

Food security
Features

Drought-tolerant (DT) maize was among 20 success stories featured at International Symposium on Agricultural Innovation for Family Farmers.

Innovation and technology
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The manual gives practical guidance for service providers in rural areas, where family farmers commonly lack capital to invest in farm power.

Innovation and technology
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Leaders from across South Asia recently called for increased investment in conservation agriculture to protect future food systems across the region.

Capacity development
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The Nepal Seed and Fertilizer project is working with seed companies to build their capacity for both seed production and distribution.

Food security
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In South Asia, the population is growing and land area for agricultural expansion is extremely limited. Increasing the productivity of already farmed land is the best way to attain food security.

News

Nepal’s push to grow its seed sector is expanding to banking, with new financial measures expected to benefit seed companies across the country.

Food security
Features

World Food Prize laureates have joined forces with an international alliance battling the fall armyworm, an aggressive pest indigenous to the Americas with a voracious appetite, and now widespread throughout Africa.

News

In the 1960s, India became the center of the Green Revolution. Today, India needs a new Green Revolution.

Gender and social inclusion
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New research shows improved wheat raises the quality of life for men and women across rural communities in Afghanistan.