21 search results for Global Cassava Partnership

(Rockefeller Foundation) Strategic Meeting of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century
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International Center for Tropical Agriculture Prominent agricultural researchers from 14 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, and North America gathered at the Bellagio Center last November to discuss the impact of climate changes on c ...
(Rockefeller Foundation) Strategic Meeting of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century, in the decades to come and validating research and investment in the crop. Members of the Global Cassava, anticipates the impact of global climatic changes on the cassava crop to develop necessary research, cassava’s performance. Members of the partnership also agreed to establish a new research, November to discuss the impact of climate changes on cassava, one of the world’s most important
The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century Underway
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GCP21 II is off to a great start with more than 400 attendees from around the globe who traveled to Kampala, Uganda to discuss the potential research has to boost the production of this important food security crop.  The morning began with an openin ...
The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century Underway, GCP21 II is off to a great start, will be acceptable to farmers, cassava virus diseases and pests and cassava as a promising industrial product. A major theme of the day was climate change; cassava’s response to high CO2 and other issues related to global warming. Below are images from the second scientific conference occurring this week, million in grants in the areas of cassava genomics, genetic engineering, biofortification, genetics
(AlertNet) Climate Conversations - Cassava comes to the table
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By Neil Palmer | Friday at 1:18 AM | Cassava harvesting near Khorat, Thailand. Photo: Neil Palmer/CIATIt might be an abuse of artistic license, but 2012 might well be remembered as the first International Year of Cassava – in all but name. That ...
, the second meeting of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21), in Uganda, into the possibility of developing “synthetic” cassava seed, as part of the Foundation’s Global Challenges, (AlertNet) Climate Conversations - Cassava comes to the table, By Neil Palmer | Friday at 1:18 AM, International Year of Cassava – in all but name. That’s because this year has already witnessed a sea change in the way the world regards this long-neglected crop. And it’s about time really: cassava
Global gathering features leading authorities on cassava research
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Presentations to address a wide variety of issues impacting production and food security ST. LOUIS, MO, May 29, 2012—An impressive lineup of the leaders in cassava research and development from around the globe will present during the second scienti ...
during the second scientific conference of The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21, ://www.danforthcenter.org/GCP21-II/. The Global Cassava Partnership serves as an advocate for cassava issues, year to viral diseases. The Global Cassava Partnership (GCP21) Founded in 2003, GCP21, Global gathering features leading authorities on cassava research, Presentations to address, 700 million people worldwide. The ultimate goal of the partnership is to improve cassava productivity
Global Alliance shares Progress and Considers Strategies to use Modern tools to Unlock the Promise of Cassava
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Kampala, Uganda, June 22, 2012—Global leaders in cassava research have drawn up an action plan to unleash the potential of cassava as a key crop to boost food security, tackle poverty and address a changing climate. Over half-a-billion people in sub ...
. At the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century scientific conference in Kampala, Uganda, . “The Global Cassava Partnership meeting has been a great platform for the new CGIAR Research, scientific conference of the GCP21 China in 2015. About the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st, of Cassava, Kampala, Uganda, June 22, 2012—Global leaders in cassava research have drawn up, for improving livelihoods and incomes. Participants at the second scientific meeting of the Global Cassava
(AidsNews) Uganda: Cassava conference to tackle climate change head-on
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16 May, 2012  by Neil Palmer An important announcement from our colleagues at the Danforth Plant Science Center:  Global alliance to gather to consider strategies for overcoming challenges of global climatic change at international cassava conferenc ...
at international cassava conference. ST. LOUIS, MO, May 15, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership, to viral diseases. The Global Cassava Partnership (GCP21) Founded in 2003, GCP21 is an alliance of 45, . The ultimate goal of the partnership is to improve cassava productivity through scientific research, Cassava Partnership serves as an advocate for cassava issues and leverages research and development, priorities for R&D that will enable cassava production to withstand global changes in climate
Golden Cassava Award Presented at International Scientific Conference
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Kampala, Uganda, June 20, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) convened its second scientific conference on June 18 at the Speke Resort Conference Centre in Kampala, Uganda with an impressive opening ceremony featuring t ...
, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) convened its second scientific, each year to viral diseases. The Global Cassava Partnership (GCP21) Founded in 2003, GCP21 is an alliance of 45 organizations from the global cassava research and development community, . The ultimate goal of the partnership is to improve cassava productivity through scientific research and development. The Partnership serves as an advocate for cassava issues and leverages research
Global Alliance to Gather to consider Strategies for Overcoming Challenges of Global Climatic Change at International Cassava Conference
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ST. LOUIS, MO, May 15, 2012—The Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) will hold its second scientific conference June 18 – 22, 2012 at the Speke Resort Conference Centre in Kampala, Uganda.  GCP21 consists of 45 member institutions ...
/. The Global Cassava Partnership serves as an advocate for cassava issues and leverages research, diseases. The Global Cassava Partnership (GCP21) Founded in 2003, GCP21 is an alliance of 45, Change at International Cassava Conference, ST. LOUIS, MO, May 15, 2012—The Global Cassava, worldwide. The ultimate goal of the partnership is to improve cassava productivity through, as set additional priorities for R&D that will enable cassava production to withstand global
VIRCA II Project History
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On Sept 6, 2011, The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center announced that it received additional funding totalling $11.9 million for the Virus Resistant Cassava for Africa (VIRCA) project to advance its work to improve the health and wellbeing of more ...
strategic meeting of the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century (GCP21) at the Rockefeller, Foundation Bellagio Center Drs. Claude Fauquet and Joe Tohme (from CIAT) founded the Global Cassava, that it received additional funding totalling $11.9 million for the Virus Resistant Cassava for Africa, farmers, their families, and other consumers of cassava living in Sub Saharan Africa. Funds will be used to support Phase II of the humanitarian effort to develop and deliver farmer-preferred cassava
Cassava Research
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What is Cassava? Cassava is a root crop that serves as the primary food source for more than 750 million people each day.  Although it has many properties that make it an important food across much of Africa and Asia, it also has many limitations.  ...
and produce nearly 30 million tons of cassava annually. Cassava also contributes more than any other single crop to household income, with 63% of households selling cassava products. Despite its shortcomings, according to the Global Cassava Partnership for the 21st Century, the land dedicated, Cassava Research , What is Cassava? Cassava is a root crop that serves as the primary food source, it an important food across much of Africa and Asia, it also has many limitations. Cassava has poor nutritional