Bioversity International scientist Michael Halewood presented on behalf of CCAFS at an expert meeting in Rome to develop guidelines for integrating genetic diversity into National Climate Change Adaptation Plans.
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Earlier this month, global policymakers at the 2nd Global Conference on Biofortification, committed to making biofortified nutritious foods more widely available in order to improve nutrition and health for millions of people around the world.
Experts met in Rome 8-9 April to develop the ‘Guidelines for the Integration of Genetic Diversity into National Climate Change Adaptation Plans’.
A recent situational analysis undertaken by the Humidtropics CGIAR research program in Northwest Vietnam identified three main value chains to bring agricultural products to markets.
The Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice) has launched a 5-year project to rapidly identify and harness high-value genes from Oryza glaberrima – known commonly as the African rice as it is a cultivated species that is found only in Africa – for devel…
Le Centre du riz pour l’Afrique (AfricaRice) a lancé un projet de 5 ans en vue de l’identification et de l’exploitation rapides des gènes de grande valeur issus de Oryza glaberrima – communément appelé le riz africain, car il s’agit d…
A novel allele of the P-starvation tolerance gene OsPSTOL1 from African rice (Oryza glaberrima Steud) and its distribution in the genus Oryza.
TAG. Theoretical and applied genetics. Theoretische und angewandte Genetik (2014). Juan Pariasca-Tanaka, Joong Hyoun Chin, Khady Nani Dramé, Cheryl Dalid, Sigrid Heuer, Matthias Wissuwa et al.KEY MESSAGE: We have developed allele-specific markers for …
for the year ended December 31, 2013: auditor’s report