International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

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Food security
Features

The 2019 Borlaug Dialogue explored solutions to feed the planet sustainably in the face of conflict and climate change.

Food security
Press releases

The project will develop maize varieties adapted to the country’s farming conditions and will promote sustainable intensification practices among farmers.

Health and nutrition
Features

As Zimbabwe’s child malnutrition rate peaks above the international threshold for emergency response, nutritious vitamin A orange maize gains ground on the national market.

Health and nutrition
News

A new zinc-enriched maize variety developed by CIMMYT was released in Colombia to help combat malnutrition in South America.