A fond farewell to Douglas Pachico

4 June, 2009 by (comments)

CIAT has paid tribute to Douglas Pachico, who retires today after 29 years’ loyal service. At a special ceremony this afternoon, Doug was once again recognised for his outstanding work and his many achievements as bean program Leader, Head of Impact Assessment and Director of Research, and tree has been planted in the reception area in his honour. DuringRead More …

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This is your change, so get involved

4 June, 2009 by (comments)

The Transition Management Team (TMT) gathered with CIAT staff and Agronatura Science Park partners yesterday for a townhall-style discussion of the CGIAR Change Initiative. The session was broadcast live from a packed Kellogg Auditorium at CIAT’s Palmira headqaurters, and you can watch it here in English and Spanish. CIAT Director-General Ruben Echeverria opened the floor by mentioning the changesRead More …

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