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A leading NGO is working together with CIMMYT in India to generate awareness among women about climate-smart practices.

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NGO partnership brings new capacity building opportunities.

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Despite the large numbers of women working on farms, their voices are not heard by international development policymakers, handicapping global efforts to achieve food security, Catherine Bertini says.

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CIMMYT PhD fellow Tania MartĂ­nez receives Mexican National Youth Award for her outstanding performance in academic achievement.

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It is often a mystery why a new agricultural technology or practice can be successful in one community yet fail to have the desired effect in another.

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Since 2004, conservation agriculture has helped farmers in southern Africa maintain and boost yields, protect the environment and increase profits.

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Publications

A new study reveals the need for continued development of maize varieities resistant to MLN and strengthening farmer resilience.

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Maricelis Acevedo, newly appointed associate director for science for the Delivering Genetic Gain in Wheat project left her island home of Puerto Rico in 2003 to pursue a career as a pathologist and has been traveling the world ever since.

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Efforts to meet agricultural needs of women farmers to bolster global food security took shape in CIMMYT’s early days.

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For gender specialist Mulunesh Tsegaye participatory approaches are the best way of ensuring agricultural development projects are responsive to gender dynamics.

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To mark International Women’s Day 2016, CIMMYT created an infographic to highlight the importance of reducing the gender gap in agriculture.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
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We have to commit to also include women and others who were largely overlooked in agriculture in the past.

Gender equality, youth and social inclusion
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Women play a major role in African agriculture. Purity Wanjiku, of Kenya, is a pillar for women in her village who depend on her land to grow food for their families.

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Discrimination in the science sector remains a significant challenge to achieving gender balance in education and professional research, said Natalia Palacios, a top maize researcher.