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ICARDA Update

November 09, 2016

 Breeding resistant wheat varieties offers a practical defense against the effects of climate change – helping to maintain productivity and strengthen food security despite increasing water scarcity, higher temperatures, and the emergence of new pests an

November 08, 2016

How can we strengthen seed systems to achieve food security and better protection from epidemics and disease?

November 02, 2016

A conversation with Aly Abousabaa, ICARDA’s new Director General. A vision of how ICARDA’s science and expertise will help drylands countries improve p

October 30, 2016

 As climate change increases the risk of crop failure, how do we encourage farmers to invest more in their productive capacity?

October 29, 2016

Can conservation agriculture deliver for farmers across the Arab World?

October 27, 2016

Experts discuss and agree on key focus areas for soil management in Africa for climate change adaptation.

October 26, 2016

As   the Paris Agreement enters into force, here’s what we can expect from COP22. The Paris Agreement on Climate Change entered into force this month.

October 26, 2016

Explore the expertise, innovations & technologies that countries can harness to produce stable and nutritious food crops, as climates get hotter and drier.  Five drylands agriculture sessions at COP22 that will explore the follow

October 23, 2016

 The Dry Areas cover more than 40 percent of the world’s land surface and are home to 2.5 billion people. These regions are also characterized by poverty, food insecurity, frequent droughts, and widespread environmental degradation.

October 23, 2016

Agricultural researchers and developmental experts learn the why and how of gender-inclusive work at a workshop in Cairo.

October 18, 2016

A CGIAR delegation met Dr. Jim Yong Kim, World Bank President to review the potential returns on investment from World Bank’s continued partnership with CGIAR.

October 17, 2016

Equipping farmers with the knowledge and skills they need to modernize the Arab region’s wheat production.

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