World Food Prize

Climate change
News

Villalobos highlights the importance of improving food systems and agriculture to fight violence and forced migration.

Food security
News

The work of laureate Simon N. Groot has helped smallholder farmers to enhance vegetable production and has improved the diets of millions.

Capacity development
News

Summer intern says her experience working with CIMMYT researchers in Turkey profoundly changed her career and her life.

Food security
Features

Experts discuss agricultural research and food security at the 2018 Borlaug Dialogue.

Food security
News

Experts explained the spread of the pest and presented science-based solutions to fight it.

Health and nutrition
News

With this award, food and agriculture leaders highlight the importance of linking food production and nutrition.

Health and nutrition
Food security
Podcasts

We talk to the recipient of the World Food Prize 2018 Norman Borlaug Award for Field Research and Application. Rouse is being recognized for his work on Ug99.

Food security
News

Matthew Rouse, a researcher with the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) is being recognized for his work to contain and reduce the impact of Ug99.

Food security
News

Villegas was recognized for co-developing quality protein maize.

Innovation and technology
Features

Conservation agriculture is becoming a vital part of the rural landscape throughout Mexico and Latin America, leading to a major World Food Prize Field award for Bram Govaerts.

Food security
Features

Sanjaya Rajaram, 2014 World Food Prize laureate, is credited with producing 480 wheat varieties, leading to increased yields and food for more than 1 billion people a year.

Food security