February 18, 2021
ICARDA today expresses its deepest condolences for the passing of Dr. Sanjaya Rajaram, World Food Prize winner and former critical Gene Management and Wheat scientist of CIMMYT and ICARDA.
February 14, 2021
Last week, Dina Najjar and Mira Haddad, two prominent ICARDA female scientists, talked about their experiences as women conducting research across dry regions in North Africa to boost small family farmers’ livelihoods.
February 08, 2021
This Thursday, ICARDA will join 12 other CGIAR centers in a first of its kind virtual Marathon featuring CG female scientists’ groundbreaking research work.
January 26, 2021
ICARDA releases part one of a three-video series on cactus pear production, aimed at farmers in dry regions. The series promotes best-agronomic practices to improve productivity and enhance the quality of the crop at low cost.
January 25, 2021
ICARDA, CHEAM & Partners announce four webinars to Discuss the Design of Climate Smart Agricultural Systems - March 22-25th
January 21, 2021
Six e-learning modules in Arabic and French are now available free of charge for extension services officers and trainers on topics ranging from cactus pear production, beekeeping and supplementary irrigation among others.
December 01, 2020
ICARDA and the Agricultural Research Institute of Afghanistan (ARIA) have released three new Drought-Resistant Wheat Varieties in Afghanistan to help overcome the increasing menace of recurring droughts in the country and help get the agricultural sector back on its feet.
November 24, 2020
Dr. Safaa Kumari, an eminent Syrian plant virologist at ICARDA, has been acknowledged in the BBC’s 100 Women 2020 for her inspiring and influential work in protecting global crops from devastating diseases.
November 18, 2020
The newly appointed Regional Coordinator brings 30 years of experience in dryland research-for-development to one of ICARDA's critical programs.