Pakistan

For more information, contact CIMMYT’s Pakistan office.

Food security
Publications

A new quantitative genetics study makes a strong case for the yield testing strategies CIMMYT uses in its wheat breeding program.

Food security
In the media

Source: Dawn (6 Aug 2020)

Pakistan and CIMMYT discuss strategy to increase wheat productivity through promotion of high-yielding wheat varieties.

Food security
In the media

Source: Pakistan Today Profit (5 Aug 2020)

CIMMYT projects in Pakistan have contributed to increased wheat productivity, created new seedbanks and have trained 10,000 farmers on quality seed production and marketing.

Food security
News

Collaboration, partnership and mutual learning with national partners key focus of new project to accelerate breeding and delivery of improved wheat varieties.

Food security
Features

Agricultural Innovation Program (AIP) comes to a close but its impact lives on.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Zoning study shows the reach of 25 crops in Pakistan.

Food security
Publications

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

Gender and social inclusion
Blogs

Is it up to the village men? Or women, too?

Food security
In the media

Source: Dawn (6 Feb 2020)

CIMMYT warns wheat-growing farmers in Pakistan to watch for yellow rust disease.

Innovation and technology
News

New maize varieties to bolster seed sector and enhance farm productivity.

Food security
In the media

Source: Dawn (23 Dec 2019)

Pakistan has released 20 new high-yielding, disease-resistant and climate change-resilient wheat and maize varieties during the year.

Communications Specialist
Food security
In the media

Source: Sci Dev Net (12 Aug 2019)

CIMMYT study shows uninterrupted energy and power supplies are critical farming inputs to reduce poverty and food insecurity,

Capacity development
News

Palmer made key contributions in applied science to fight hunger and improve livelihoods in the 20th Century.