food security

In the media

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Source: Cirad (1 Nov 2023)

CIMMYT studying sustainable strategies and soil carbon stocks.

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Source: Alliance Bioversity & CIAT (23 Nov 2023)

New partnership between the CGIAR and the British Government.

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tag icon Nutrition, health and food security

Source: Nevada Today (20 Nov 2023)

CIMMYT partnering with Melinda Yerka, an associate professor in the Department of Agriculture, Veterinary & Rangeland Sciences and her team to extend the availability of sorghum varieties.

News

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A stakeholder meeting held with the aim of establishing a platform for dialogue among stakeholders involved in groundnut production and distribution laid the foundation for the development of groundnut farming in Tanzania.

In the media

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Source: The Horn (14 Nov 2023)

CIMMYT scientist, Kindie Tesfaye highlights the role of user-centric climate information services and advisories in empowering farmers.

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Source: China Daily (15 Nov 2023)

CIMMYT Director General, Bram Govaerts, praises China’s substantial investment in science and technology for food security.

News

CIMMYT Director General, Bram Govaerts, emphasizes the global food security challenges and applauds China’s efforts to address them.

Blogs

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Energized linkages with grain buyers through the Nepal Seed and Fertilizer Project have farmers planning to expand maize cropping.

Projects

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Source: IFDC (5 Nov 2023)

In the media

tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Source: Ukr Agroconsult (1 Nov 2023)

In the media

tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

Source: Medium (30 Oct 2023)

Sainsbury Lab, John Innes Centre and 21 institutes, led by CIMMYT, join forces to monitor plant pathogens and improve wheat productivity in East Africa and South Asia.

News

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Ethiopian Meteorological Institute in partnership with CIMMYT organized a workshop to scale climate-smart agriculture and climate information services for the benefit of millions of small-scale farmers in Ethiopia.

In the media

tag icon Nutrition, health and food security

Source: Farm Kenya (19 Oct 2023)

Experts are now turning to millet as a leading solution to combat rising obesity rates and improve nutrition in Kenya.

Publications

tag icon Climate adaptation and mitigation

New survey identifies opportunities for redesigning crop varieties to win the race between climate change and food security.