The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) researchers and their many partners and collaborators seek to assist small-scale farmers to find ways to sustainably adapt to and build resilience toward a changing climate. The purpose of this site is to gather content – including blogs, research outputs and project updates.
ASTI’s mission is to provide up-to-date quantitative and qualitative data and subsequent analyses on investment, capacity, and institutional trends in agricultural research and development (R&D) in low- and middle-income countries that will assist R&D managers and policymakers in improved policy formulation and decisionmaking at national, regional, and international levels.
The Standing Panel on Impact Assessment is a sub-group of the CGIAR Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) which has an advisory role, primarily to CGIAR members through the Fund Council, on issues relating to the quality, relevance and impact of CGIAR research activity.
An International forum on Nutrition and health outcomes: targets for agricultural research. The forum serves as a means to reach out to scientists and scientific communities largely external to the CGIAR, but who have potentially important contributions to make to the CGIAR research portfolio and its system level objectives of improving food security, human nutrition and health, alleviation of poverty and environmental sustainability.
A conference bringing together the private sector, farmers, governments, civil society, the donor community and others to fully explore the issues related to value chain development and to share experiences. (website design by Hero, SA www.hero.co.za)
An international conference to take stock of current policies, thinking and practice, successes and failures of ongoing and past reforms in extension and advisory service.
Bench Bio Private Limited (BenchBio) is a privately held Indian start-up company with strong European links providing biotechnology solutions to the agricultural sector worldwide. BenchBio is located at Vapi (Gujarat) near Mumbai and is focusing on discovering important traits in plants both for agricultural and consumer value. BenchBio is creating, as well as discovering, alleles using a non-transgenic (non-GM) method known as “Allele Discovery Platform (ADP)”.