agri-food systems

News

The new AgriLAC Resiliente Initiative will increase resilience, ecosystem services and the competitiveness of agrifood innovation systems in the region.

News

CIMMYT director general urges stronger international cooperation to buffer the shock in food-insecure countries and drive a shift to resilience.

In the media

Source: The Guardian (14 Apr 2022)

“We’ll never get back all the diversity we had before, but the diversity we need is out there,” says Matthew Reynolds, head of wheat physiology at CIMMYT.

News

CIMMYT’s programs in Colombia and Mexico showcased as examples of successful public–private partnerships for sustainable agriculture, economic growth and improved nutrition.

Features

Legacy websites and photo exhibition mark the closing of the CGIAR Research Programs on Maize and Wheat, and their impact on sustainable agricultural development.

Features

Sustainable agri-food systems lead to better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life for all.

Features

CIMMYT and CGIAR contributions to the SDGs highlighted in new campaign.

Press releases

CGIAR centers present methodology for transforming resource-constrained, polluting and vulnerable farming into inclusive, sustainable and resilient food systems that deliver healthy and affordable diets for all within planetary boundaries.

In the media

Source: El Sol de MĂ©xico (29 Apr 2021)

During the presentation of Mexico’s 2021 Agri-Food Expectations, Bram Govaerts, Director General of CIMMYT, flagged a number of initiatives aimed at supporting the country’s food self-sufficiency.

News

CIMMYT researchers present new knowledge management framework for agri-food innovation systems.

Innovations
News

CGIAR centers make strong case for Latin America as the best place for investing in solutions to overcome challenges to global agriculture from climate change, pandemics and more.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

We need to make sure our food systems grow a variety of food to nourish a growing population and sustain the planet.

Innovations
Features

Scientists assess the use of blockchain to track the impact of biofortified seeds.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Blogs

The “learning by doing” concept helps farmers in Zimbabwe successfully adopt sustainable agriculture principles.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Initiative in Zimbabwe pursues holistic and multi-faceted approach to support climate resilience and increase yields.