Martin Kropff sits down with scientists involved in maize breeding, wheat quality and crop data to discuss their successes and passion behind the work that they do to help CIMMYT and CGIAR reach the Sustainable Development Goals.


CIMMYT system economist explores ways to streamline smallholder farming systems through mechanization, gender equity and conservation agriculture.


Study explores whether modern maize storage structures offer equal benefits to women and men farmers in Kenya, Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

The new AGG project aims to respond to the climate emergency and gender nexus through gender-intentional product profiles for its improved seed varieties and gender-intentional seed delivery pathways.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
In the media

Source: Down to Earth (17 Jul 2020)

Study finds that women in India adopt specific strategies to further their interests in the context of wheat-based livelihoods.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion

Seed systems play a major role in Africa’s agricultural transformation — but are they gender-friendly?

Agricultural Innovation Scientist

Gender and Social Inclusion Specialist

Associate Scientist – Market and Value Chain Specialist