CGIAR’s 50 years of innovations that changed the world
Use the filters below to explore a shortlist of CGIAR’s best scientific breakthroughs of the past 50 years and beyond.
The Accelerate for Impact Platform (A4IP): creativity, ingenuity and entrepreneurship for transformative solutionsactive: December 2020 to present
A sustainable way to protect pollinators and raise farmer incomesactive: 2009 to present
GEM: a safer, cleaner parboiling technology for womenactive: 2015 to present
Scaling Readiness: reaping the benefits from innovationsactive: 2017 to present
Healthy banana and plantain planting material for Africaactive: 1985 to present
Satellite rice monitoring: the Philippine Rice Information System (PRiSM)active: 2014 to 2018
March 25, 2021
Innovations for a healthy world
In a post-War world, CGIAR grew out of international efforts to feed a growing global population. Fifty years later, those efforts have expanded to view human well-being as part of a much bigger picture, encompassing human, animal, and ecosystem health under pressure of a climate crisis.