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ICARDA contributes to scaling-out successful water use technologies in Saudi Arabia

Protected agriculture and drought-adapted species are key to address water scarcity in Arabian Peninsula

Coalition of donors committed to enhance food security in Arab Countries

A scientist calls attention to the plight of Syrian women

Raising awareness about the challenges confronting female agricultural workers displaced by Syria’s ongoing conflict

Fuel-efficient stoves: a win-win strategy for women and the environment?

Women are at the front and center of an initiative promoting fuel-efficient stoves in Ethiopia


A new approach to mining agricultural gene banks - to speed the pace of research innovation.

The key to Africa's rising dependence on costly wheat imports is domestic production.

ICARDA leads the CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems with partners in over 40 countries.


March 22, 2017

Throughout history, water scarcity in Arabian Peninsula has affected the livelihoods of inhabitants. 

March 15, 2017

Capacity development is key to bridge knowledge gaps and enhance the skills of young scientists. 

March 14, 2017

Margaret Thalwitz, ICARDA Board Chair, calls Svalbard and global seed vault 'treasures' and 'precious public goods.'

March 14, 2017

Thanks to donors ICARDA was able to decentralize its operations and emerge a stronger, more efficient organization.