International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI)

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Features

The head of the Maize Germplasm Bank, who retired in September, modernized the bank’s data curation and promoted outreach to maize landrace farming communities in the Americas.

Publications

The results of this study will allow breeders to optimize dual purpose maize varieties to sustainably feed people and their livestock.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

CGIAR socio-economic researchers have developed a standardized set of farm household survey questions to improve dataset comparability over space and time.

Innovation and technology
Features

Two-wheel tractors are allowing Ethiopian farmers to boost their incomes and support their communities in times of need.

Capacity development
News

ILRI incorporates CIMMYT tool into their scaling framework and recommends other CGIAR centers to do the same.

Food security
Publications

New fact sheet captures the impact of six decades of maize and wheat research in Pakistan.

Climate change
News

People across the country planted more than 350 million trees in a day to fight deforestation and climate change.

Innovation and technology
News

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

Innovation and technology
News

Project team gathers in Kathmandu to plan for the 2015 monsoon cropping season.

Capacity development