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Quantifying the impact of weather extremes on global food security: A spatial bio-economic approach
This study uses a spatial bio-economic modelling framework to estimate the impact of the 2012 weather extreme in the USA on food security in the developing world. The study also quantifies the potential effects of a similar ...
Harnessing the power of partnerships and innovation: CIMMYT Annual Report 2018
In response to shifting priorities of funding partners in 2018, the Center has pursued stability, organizational unity, efficiency, and strong science to make maize and wheat cropping systems more productive and durable. ...
Seeds of change: CIMMYT Annual Report 2019
In 2019, CIMMYT marked the end of a decade of achievements and the beginning of a decade of opportunities to improve peoples’ livelihoods. Groundbreaking crop research and partnerships offer opportunities for innovations ...
Cereal crops: food and nutritional security for changing world
Seventy percent of the world's poorest people live in rural areas. Many depend on rice-, maize- and wheatbased farming systems for food and income. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United ...
What the world eats: Wheat
Newsletter / Bulletin
CIMMYT at 50: Keeping our commitments
The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) came about at a time of both trouble and triumph for developing country agriculture. In the early 1960s, stagnating food production, made worse by bad weather, ...
Maize CRP Annual Report 2013
(CIMMYT; IITA, 2014)
2013 witnessed the strengthening of many new and existing partner collaborations. Building on the rapid response of MAIZE and the Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI) in 2012 to the outbreak of the deadly maize ...
Informe Anual del CIMMYT 2012: La investigacion agrícola para el desarrollo mejora la seguridad
El trabajo del CIMMYT y sus numerosos y valiosos colaboradores de los sistemas de producción de maíz y trigo es más importante que nunca en la historia del centro. La creciente población de nuestro planeta, el cambio en ...