Blog PostJeroen Dijkman, Senior Agricultural Research Officer
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The breeding and dissemination of improved crop varieties has been a central feature of CGIAR research since the earliest days of the Green Revolution. In an era in which aid dollars invested in agricultural research are subject to ever-closer scrutiny regarding value for money, it is hard to think of more important ‘results’ on which CGIAR needs data than...
If you think seriously about what it will take to achieve SDGs 1 and 2, you quickly realize that it needs an immense, focused and coordinated effort on the part of many people and organizations over the next decade. You will also see that agriculture – and the way we manage it – plays a key role.
Launched to address the twin imperatives of climate change and feeding a growing population, the Financial Times (FT) Summit aimed to bring together experts and practitioners from across the value chain in a unique forum to explore the future of crop production and debate the trends.