Valuable contributions made to shaping CGIAR’s Strategy and Results Framework
In November 2014 a consultation on the CGIAR Strategy and Results Framework (SRF) was launched as part of a more extensive engagement process being designed for the third Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD3). The...
China and GFAR – together opening new ways of sharing knowledge
GFAR has joined forces with CAAS to strengthen the information and knowledge management capacities of Chinese institutions active not only in agricultural sciences and research but also in fisheries and forestry.
GCARD 3 is an inclusive, participatory process and an opportunity to shape the future of agriculture. The overall outcome will the clear and transparent identification of international research priorities, and what’s needed to achieve future development goals in national systems.
Without indigenous farmers' quiet innovation, adapting the genetic properties of seeds to meet real consumer and real climate needs, we would not have the choice and quality of food that today we take for granted and the world’s food security, already compromised by climate change, would be seriously threatened.
GFAR Annual Report 2013 - Together we’re shaping the future of agriculture
2013 was a year of reform and new ways forward for the Forum, an exciting period of change to create a vibrant and effective Forum for all and help enable humanity to meet tomorrow’s agricultural challenges today.