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
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News from Africa Rice Center
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
Kenya adopts ‘Rice Sector Development Hub’ approach to achieve rice self sufficiency23.09.20
Sustaining FOOD AVAILABILITY
Rice is one of the priority crops in the Big4 Agenda in Kenya and a…Read more
Launch of AfricaRice Annual Report 2019: Toward rice-based food systems transformation in Africa02.09.20
Living within PLANETARY BOUNDARIES
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 2 September 2020 - At a time when the need for a…Read more