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ICARDA Update

May 17, 2017

For centuries, herders have relied on mobility and common use of rangelands as an effective adaptation strategy for coping with drought-affected areas.

May 16, 2017

The CGIAR Platform for Big Data in Agriculture was launched during the ninth annual ICT4D Conference in Hyderabad, India, on 15 May 2017.

May 10, 2017

ICARDA is consistently engaged in capacity development of NARS  staff via state-of-the art training opportunities. 

May 09, 2017

The First Turkey-Africa Agriculture Ministers Meeting and Agribusiness Forum was held in Antalya, Turkey on 27-28 April.

May 08, 2017

Reducing malnutrition is a major challenge in Asia, especially where low-income small-scale households in developing countries are concerned.

May 07, 2017

Investing in young agricultural scientists helps resource-poor countries achieve food and nutrition security for generations to come. 

April 14, 2017

More than 60 delegates from 20 countries discussed the solutions to combat barley leaf diseases during the workshop in Rabat, organized by ICARDA.

April 12, 2017

ICARDA  and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) agreed on extending strategic partnership until 2020. 

April 11, 2017

Women are vital to reducing rural poverty and improving food security and nutrition in rural areas.

April 10, 2017

More than 300 participants including farmers, agricultural scientists, researchers and policy makers attended the ‘Farmers’ Day’ workshop on 20 March 2017.

April 10, 2017

The representatives of more than 10 public administrations and agencies attended a round-table to discuss the milestones for further development of Conservation Agriculture in Tunisia, held on 16 March 2017 in Tunis.

April 09, 2017

Dr. Andrew Noble, ICARDA Deputy Director General, participated at GFIA. 

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