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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

A new strategic direction for ICARDA

Harnessing cutting-edge scientific research to address the challenges that smallholder farmers face in the dry areas

Technology Dissemination Through School Drama

ICARDA explores alternative ways to reach out to communities in rural areas of Jordan.

Harnessing advanced crop science to raise legume productivity

Crop science combined with proven management strategies and new technologies can bridge the legume yield gap.

News and Events

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

Two ICARDA scientists – Dr. Somanagouda B Patil and Mrs. Samira El Hanafi have been awarded with CGIAR Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program and a trip to USA.

ICARDA scientists attended the workshops on opportunities for diversification in rice-based systems and creating enabling environments for nutrition-sensitive food and agriculture to address malnutrition held in Bangkok, Thailand, on 28-29 March 2017.

As of 1st April 2017, Dr. Theib Oweis returned to ICARDA as the Acting Director of the IWLM Program.

An awareness-raising workshop at a primary school in Jordan discussed sustainable management of the country's 'Badia.'

An ICARDA researcher reflects on his work's positive impacts improving the livelihoods of dryland farmers. 

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

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

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

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

A coalition of donors is helping to enhance food security and reduce wheat import dependence across the Arab region. 

Saja Taha Al-Zoubi is raising awareness about the challenges confronting female agricultural workers displaced by Syria’s ongoing conflict.   

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