A Global Agricultural Research Partnership

Overarching documents

Strategy and Results Framework

The Strategy and Results Framework (SRF) sets common goals, strategic objectives and results to be jointly achieved by the CGIAR Participants. Adopted by the Consortium Board and the Funders Forum.…

CGIAR Principles

Adopted by the Fund Council and the Consortium Board, the principles guide the Fund Council and the Consortium in their joint efforts to implement the Strategy and Results Framework in…

Common Operational Framework (COF)


List of terms adopted April 2011.  Part of the Common Operational Framework (COF).

CGIAR Financial Guidelines Series

Chapters of the historically agreed CGIAR Financial Guidelines Series that have been approved by the Consortium and the Fund Council as part of the Common Operational Framework.

CGIAR Consortium policies and guidelines


2014 CGIAR Branding Guidelines

CGIAR is a 40-year-old organization which has pioneered major advances in agriculture research for development, including key contributions to the Green Revolution. The members of the CGIAR Consortium (Centers) have…

Consortium Level Gender Strategy

The overriding goal of the strategy is to strengthen the CGIAR Research Programs (CRPs) and the Centers’ ability to fulfill the System Level Objectives. A phased approach will be used,…

Consortium Level Monitoring Principles

In the reformed CGIAR, monitoring responsibilities have been transferred to the Consortium, and evaluation is the responsibility of the independent evaluation arrangement. As per the Joint Agreement (JA) concluded between…