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Innovations
Features

CIMMYT spatial economist studies how economic behavior varies across diverse geographical contexts, how smallholder farming systems in sub-Saharan Africa are evolving, and the need to revisit agricultural resources and policies accordingly.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Experts share their insights on the link between biodiversity loss and emerging infectious diseases.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Publications

Researchers identify national policies, climate and soil fertility changes, population increase, and urban expansion as the major drivers of farming systems change in the Hawassa area of Ethiopia.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

International gathering highlights cutting edge efforts to improve yields, nutrition, and climate change resilience of a globally vital staple food.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
News

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