PAIRED Partnership for Agricultural Research, Education and Development in West and Central Africa:

ThisCORAF and USAID partnership is underpinned by the conviction that regional approaches and interventions are efficient as an added value to national efforts in reaching out to millions of people whose livelihoods depend on agriculture and whose socio-cultural and economic circumstances are similar. The current program, Partnership for Agricultural Research, Lire la suite…

The USAID Feed the Future Sorghum and Millet Innovation Lab (SMIL), Legumes System Research Innovation Lab (LSRIL), Sustainable Intensification Innovation Lab (SIIL) and Peanut Innovation Lab (PIL), Innovation Lab for Crop Improvement (ILCI):

An initiative that is part of the U.S. government’s strategy to fight hunger and poverty around the world. In WA, these innovations labs are already collaborating tightly with the RCE CERAAS and its partners, especially on sorghum, millet, cowpea and groundnut improvement and variety testing together with best agronomic practices.

Enhancing institutional breeding capacity in Ghana, Senegal and Uganda to develop climate resilient crops for African smallholder farmers (EBCA):

This project is supported by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and led by the IBP through a hosting arrangement with AfricaRice. The main objective of the project is to develop and disseminate improved crop cultivars in Senegal, Ghana and Uganda that have characteristics that meet smallholder needs (improved Lire la suite…

Sustainable Intensification Innovation Lab (Phase 2 – Date?).

This lab is managed internationally by theUniversity of Kansas. The objectives are to develop research and capacity building portfolios in collaboration with U.S.universities and international research organizations on activities related to sustainable intensification, and tosustainably increase agricultural productivity and incomes that ensure food and nutrition security for smallholderfarmers in Africa Lire la suite…