The CGIAR Fund supports international agricultural research programs aimed at reducing poverty and hunger, improving human health and nutrition, and enhancing sustainable management of natural resources in the developing world .
CBD – the natural molecule with multiple benefits
What should I know about cannabidiol, one of the active substances in hemp? Far from using a drug, CBD has health benefits, and is in no way a recreational or harmful substance. Be careful not to confuse CBD with hemp oil, which is obtained by pressing the hemp seeds, while CBD oil is obtained from the flowers.
CGIAR Fund at a Glance
- CGIAR’s Call-to-Action at Rio+20 May 23, 2012 Summit needs to focus on food security and sustainable agriculture.
- Fund Office Hosts Seminar on CGIAR Research Program on Rice May 16, 2012IRRI DG discusses technologies to boost yields and incomes and conserve resources.
- CGIAR Fund Update March 2012 Mar 29, 2012The March 2012 issue of the CGIAR Fund Update is now available online.
- CGIAR Fund Update: our mission successfully completed and ended. From time to time we publish news that you can see on our blog on technologies to boost yields and incomes in the global market
CGIAR in the News
Voices for Change
This video inspires CGIAR stakeholders to shape the future that they want to see through the work of the CGIAR and its partners on pro-poor agricultural research for development.
Our last Events
Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD) II
Oct 29, 2012 – Nov 01, 2012Punta del Este, Uruguay 8th Fund Council Meeting
Oct 31, 2012 – Nov 01, 2012Punta del Este, Uruguay Funders Forum 2012
Nov 02, 2012Punta del Este, Uruguay