Socioeconomics

Gender and social inclusion
Publications

An agricultural organization led by indigenous Santal women is also benefiting low-income Muslim women.

Gender and social inclusion
News

An alternative conceptual framework uses a process-oriented approach to understand technological change that focuses more on the agency of different social actors in the agricultural system.

Innovation and technology
News

New leaflet highlights digital innovations for Africa as researchers share insights at the African Green Revolution Forum 2019.

Innovation and technology
Videos

The mobile kit will allow Ethiopia to quickly identify wheat rust strains in 48 hours, instead of sending samples to labs abroad.

Gender and social inclusion
Podcasts

Taking a social inclusion lens to social protection and the role of men in gender equality.

Innovation and technology
Publications

Researchers analyze irrigation service providers to understand how different business models and pump types affect pricing and water conservation.

Agricultural Economist
Gender and social inclusion
Features

Mutenje opens dialogue with farmers to design new interventions that target farmers’ needs and achieve positive impact.

Climate change
News

A transformation is urgently needed in the world’s food system to make it more resilient to climate change and to reduce its emissions, explains the Executive Director of the CGIAR System Organization in an op-ed.

Food security
News

Byerlee named Officer of the Order of Australia for his distinguished service to sustainable development, poverty reduction, and food security.

Health and nutrition
News

Researchers urge donor agencies to support the dissemination of new blast-resistant, biofortified wheat in Bangladesh.

Innovation and technology
News

Harnessing the power of partnerships and innovation.

Gender and social inclusion
News

Rural land grows scarce as populations rise and more youth farm for their livelihoods.

Food security
Videos

In a male-dominated sector, women leading maize seed companies in eastern and southern Africa share their experiences.

Gender and social inclusion
In the media

Source: Seed Quest (20 Jun 2019)

CIMMYT researchers conducted interviews with women owners of seed companies in eastern and southern Africa.