In 2018 a total of 1,888 publications were produced by CRPs and Platforms. 59% of these were open access (1,109) and 82% (1,556) were published in international scientifically indexed (ISI) journals. Compared to 2014, there was a 35% increase in 2018. Table 7 shows the number of peer-reviewed publications per year.
In 2018, three articles received altmetric scores over 1,000:
- “Options for keeping the food system within environmental limits” (PIM/CCAFS, with a score of 2,080);
- “The 2018 report of the Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: shaping the health of nations for centuries to come” (A4NH, with a score of 1,786);
- “The genome of cultivated sweet potato contains Agrobacterium T-DNAs with expressed genes: An example of a naturally transgenic food crop” (RTB, with a score of 1,236).
Table 8 presents a list of publications with the highest altmetric scores. A complete list of peer-reviewed publications is available in Annex 3.