Africa Rice Center
AfricaRice is a CGIAR Research Center – part of a global research partnership for a food-secure future. It is also an intergovernmental association of African member countries.
The Center was created in 1971 by 11 African countries. Today its membership comprises 27 countries, covering West, Central, East and North African regions, namely Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, the Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo and Uganda.
AfricaRice headquarters is based in Côte d’Ivoire. Staff are located in Côte d’Ivoire and also in AfricaRice Research Stations in Benin, Liberia, Madagascar, Nigeria, and Senegal. For more information visit www.AfricaRice.org
Feature image: rice parboiling demonstration Credit: R.Raman, AfricaRice
01 BP 4029, Abidjan 01, Côte d’Ivoire
Telephone: +225 22 48 09 10; Fax: +225 22 44 26 29
News from Africa Rice Center
CGIAR Researchers and Centers Recognized With Four International Food Prizes15.09.21
CGIAR researchers and Research Centers have been recognized this year by some of the world's…Read more
Over 5000 rice value chain actors in Senegal to benefit from youth-focused COVID-19 response23.03.21
Poverty reduction, livelihoods & jobs
Saint Louis - Senegal, 23 March 2021 To support the government of Senegal’s efforts in…Read more
AfricaRice and Liberia solidify ties to build resilient rice-based food systems18.12.20
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 18 December 2020. The partnership between the Africa Rice Center (AfricaR…Read more