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

https://www.icarda.org

Climate change
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.

Innovation and technology
News

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

Innovation and technology
Press releases

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

Food security
News

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

Climate change
In the media

Source: Dhaka Tribune (24 Jul 2019)

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

Innovation and technology
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.

Innovation and technology
News

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

Capacity development
Features

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

Innovation and technology
Features

Members tackle challenges and share progress in annual meeting.

Food security
Press releases

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