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Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

CIMMYT researcher explores the ways in which gender norms influence agricultural innovation around the world.

Capacity development
Features

CIMMYT wheat scientist explores new sources of rust resistance to create new rust-resistant wheat varieties.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

CIMMYT scientist contributed to the development and adoption of more than 70 wheat varieties in Central and West Asia.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

Markets and value chains expert studies seed demand and distribution, with the aim to help agro-dealers and seed businesses better market improved seed.

Features

CIMMYT wheat breeder supports smallholder farmers without access to a diversified diet by improving nutritional quality in wheat.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

CIMMYT maize physiologist supports development of new climate-resilient maize varieties that help resource-poor Asian farmers protect their food and income security.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

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

Innovations
Features

CIMMYT entomologist strengthens native resistance in maize against fall armyworm and equips farmers with pest control measures.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

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

Nutrition, health and 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.

Innovations
Features

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

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Videos

How CIMMYT fosters diversity in the workplace.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

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

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
Features

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