The CGIAR Fund is located in the World Bank, in Washington DC.

The CGIAR Fund finances CGIAR Research Programs implemented by 15 international agricultural research centers and their partner institutions. The Fund does not give or lend money to individuals for personal use (e.g., financing a degree, attending a conference or participating in training programs).

If you have any questions of the operations of the CGIAR Fund, please send an email to

Mailing Address:
The World Bank, MSN P6-601
1818 H Street NW
Washington, DC  20433  USA

Tel. 1-202-473-8951
Fax:  1-202-473-8110

Office Address
900 19th Street NW
6th Floor
Washington, DC 20433, USA

(the building is located at the corner of 19th and I Streets, NW)

The CGIAR Fund Office observes the following holidays:

New Year's Day - January 1
Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday - Third Monday in January
George Washington's Birthday - Third Monday in February
Memorial Day - Last Monday in May
Independence Day -July 4
Labor Day - First Monday in September
Columbus Day - Second Monday in October
Thanksgiving - Fourth Thursday in November and the Friday immediately following (in lieu of Veteran's Day)
Christmas Day- December 25

You may send a message to the CGIAR Fund Office using the contact form below.