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Food security
News

He was instrumental in preparing and distributing nursery results, which are still used by breeders.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

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

Food security
News

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

Capacity development
News

Palmer made key contributions in applied science to fight hunger and improve livelihoods in the 20th Century.

Innovation and technology
Features

CIMMYT’s mechanization team is in a quest to build the perfect machine for each farmer.

Gender and social inclusion
Videos

How CIMMYT fosters diversity in the workplace.

Food security
Features

Cynthia Carmona on her transition from grant management in Mexico to project management in Nepal.

Gender and social inclusion
Features

CIMMYT sociologist believes there is one vital resource that remains untapped to increase food security and boost livelihoods.

News

CIMMYT recognizes the work and leadership of Monica Mezzalama.

Food security
Features

Toledo’s research is multidisciplinary — it involves genetics and breeding knowledge, as well as statistics and computer science.

Capacity development
Features

Abdul Fatah, Khanal and Molero are helping pave the way for the next generation of female scientists.

Food security
Features

Traits sought include better resilience under high temperatures, drought conditions or the attacks of rapidly-evolving crop diseases.

Climate change
Features

He is one of the lead authors of the “Special Report on Climate Change and Land” of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Food security
Food security
Features

Dreisigacker works to discover and validate molecular markers, or DNA segments, for traits of interest.