SAS Program Manager- Africa

Significant discoveries have been made for the potential improvement of production of groundnut in sub-Saharan Africa.

Press releases

Experts propose short-, medium- and long-term practical actions to respond to the looming global food crisis catalyzed by the Russia-Ukraine war.

Nutrition, health and food security
In the media

Source: Bloomberg (25 Jan 2020)

CIMMYT agricultural economist Hugo De Groote notes need to monitor locusts to ensure swarms don’t threaten crops.

Nutrition, health and food security

Money alone can’t solve Africa’s agricultural problems. International collaboration is key.


Several African nation ambassadors to Zimbabwe pledged to step up support for improved agriculture technologies.

Nutrition, health and food security

CIMMYT seed samples — International Wheat Nurseries — are sent to government and university research institutions and national agricultural research systems around the world.