Counter-attacking human and pig disease in Asia

Lao PDR’s northern-most province lies among cloud-covered peaks between China to the west and Vietnam to the east. The mountains here, along the eastern edge of Phongsaly province, are cut by a narrow winding pass - a trade route with Vietnam Read More …

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Understanding Rwanda’s puzzling nutrition paradox

It’s October in Cyuve district, one of Rwanda’s most productive agricultural regions. Looking across the valley to the hills in the far distance, just one crop dominates. Climbing beans. The beans are not yet waist high. Instead, it is the many Read More …

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New coffee study a wake-up call

Whether you like it frothy, skinny, straight or short, coffee lovers around the world face a wake-up call as the perfect storm brews for their favourite drink. For the first time, researchers have mapped suitability for Arabica coffee - the most Read More …

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New photo-film: mapping soil diversity in Tanzania

The second photo-film of a two-part series, "The Ground Beneath Your Feet," is launched this week during Global Soil Week, where CIAT is highlighting the importance of soil, debating the latest science and technology as well as methods Read More …

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A Virtual Feast for the Mind

We invite you to feast your eyes and your mind on the online version of CIAT’s Annual Report 2014-2015: Pathways to Development Impact – our first virtual and fully interactive publication*. Like our printed annual reports of the past, this Read More …

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Spotlight on CIAT’s cassava research in Asia

25 June, 2015 by (comments)

As the World Congress on Root and Tuber Crops approaches in Nanning, China from October 5-10, a new CGIAR briefRead More …

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Rice at center stage in Uruguay big data workshop

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From yesterday until next Friday, 12 June, a workshop on the analysis of big data from Uruguay’s commercial rice productionRead More …

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World Environment Day: Fighting Asia’s alien invasions

4 June, 2015 by (comments)

Today is World Environment Day (WED), a United Nations’ declared day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Here is an insightRead More …

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Counter-attacking human and pig disease in Asia

5 May, 2015 by (comments)

Lao PDR’s northern-most province lies among cloud-covered peaks between China to the west and Vietnam to the east. The mountainsRead More …

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Lowell Hardin, a CIAT Founding Father

4 May, 2015 by (comments)

CIAT joins the family and many friends and colleagues of Lowell Hardin, professor emeritus at Purdue University, USA, in mourningRead More …

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Understanding Rwanda’s puzzling nutrition paradox

29 April, 2015 by (comments)

It’s October in Cyuve district, one of Rwanda’s most productive agricultural regions. Looking across the valley to the hills inRead More …

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New coffee study a wake-up call

27 April, 2015 by (comments)

Whether you like it frothy, skinny, straight or short, coffee lovers around the world face a wake-up call as theRead More …

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New photo-film: mapping soil diversity in Tanzania

23 April, 2015 by (comments)

The second photo-film of a two-part series, “The Ground Beneath Your Feet,” is launched this week during Global Soil Week, whereRead More …

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A Virtual Feast for the Mind

15 April, 2015 by (comments)

We invite you to feast your eyes and your mind on the online version of CIAT’s Annual Report 2014-2015: PathwaysRead More …

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Scaling up – TV helps farmers shape up soils in East Africa

2 April, 2015 by (comments)

There are a lot of big facts about soil knocking around this year – on account of it being the InternationalRead More …

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