You are here

Recent news

Documentary: Seeds of War

With the establishment of gene banks in Lebanon and Morocco in 2016, ICARDA is reconstructing its gene collections

Traditional grazing-management practice makes an impact in southern Tunisia

Policymakers should protect them for sustainable management of rangeland resources 

Harnessing food legumes for climate-smart agriculture

 Food legumes can withstand harsh conditions and survive in water-scarce environment

Pushing toward the integration of crop-livestock and conservation agriculture

Reliance on crop residues to feed livestock has hindered the adoption of conservation agriculture. The IFAD-funded “CLCA” project provides economically- and environmentally-viable solutions

News and Events

Update: 21, February 2018 Dear Bidder, We are writing to inform you that we have extended the deadline for proposal submission to Thursday, March 1st, 4:00 p.m. Cairo time.

Prickly pear cactus could help alleviate hunger in arid regions.

We share the same goals – better livelihoods for small-scale farmers and pastoralists.

Using non-GM molecular breeding techniques, ICARDA’s scientists developed a set of durum wheat varieties that can withstand up to 40°C heat along the Senegal River basin.

A new practical and cost-effective approach combines indigenous knowledge and mechanization for enhanced effectiveness.

ICARDA is partnering with a global leader in animal health to enhance the reproductive efficiency of sheep and goats in the Middle East. 

Agricultural research for development in the dry areas provides insights that can enhance the resilience of vulnerable communities worldwide.

ICARDA is raising the capacity of women farmers in Afghanistan, enhancing their contributions to food security and household income. 

A recent workshop in Tunisia brought together diverse stakeholders to discuss rangeland management strategies.

ICARDA is maximizing the productivity of Sudan's crop-range-livestock systems through water-harvesting interventions.

A new ICARDA e-learning platform leverages modern technologies to enhance teaching, learning and professional development.  

A recent analysis provides a promising step towards mining the genetic potential of adaptable indigenous livestock. 

Pages