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Preview: New Research Decodes Pearl Millet’s Climate Resilience and Nutritional Secrets

New Research Decodes Pearl Millet’s Climate Resilience and Nutritional Secrets

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Finger Millet Genome Breakthrough to Help Safeguard Food Security

Finger Millet Genome Breakthrough to Help Safeguard Food Security

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Genetic Research, Food and Nutrition Security, Eastern and Southern Africa, Accelerated Crop Improvement, 7 more…
New High Oleic Acid Groundnut Variety with High Yield Potential Released in Gujarat

New High Oleic Acid Groundnut Variety with High Yield Potential Released in Gujarat

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Seed Systems, Crop Improvement, Genetic Research, Food and Nutrition Security, 3 more…
ICRISAT alumnus wins Borlaug Field Award for work on biofortified pearl millet

ICRISAT alumnus wins Borlaug Field Award for work on biofortified pearl millet

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Crop Improvement, Genetic Research, Food and Nutrition Security, International Year of Millets 2023
ICRISAT’s young researchers shine at major international conference on applied genetics

ICRISAT’s young researchers shine at major international conference on applied genetics

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Genetic Research, Gender and Youth
ICRISAT@50: Proactive Future Engagements

ICRISAT@50: Proactive Future Engagements

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Environmental Conservation, Geo Spatial and Big Data Sciences, Seed Systems, Crop Improvement, 3 more…
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About The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is a pioneering International Organization committed to developing and improving dryland farming and agri-food systems to address the challenges of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and environmental degradation affecting the 2.1 billion people residing in the drylands of Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and beyond.

ICRISAT was established under a Memorandum of Agreement between the Government of India and the CGIAR on the 28 March 1972. In accordance with the Headquarters Agreement, the Government of India has extended the status of a specified “International Organisation” to ICRISAT under section 3 of the United Nations (Privileges and Immunities) Act, 1947 of the Republic of India through Extraordinary Gazette Notification No. UI/222(66)/71, dated 28 October 1972, issued by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.

Our offices:

Asia: India (Headquarters - Hyderabad)

East and Southern Africa:  Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Malawi, Zimbabwe

West and Central Africa: Mali, Niger, Nigeria

For all media inquiries, please email: info.comms@icrisat.org

The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
Hyderabad, Telangana, India