Tiny killer wasps deployed in first phase to thwart food security threat in Indonesia

A team of around 3,000 tiny parasitic wasps have been released into a confined cage in Indonesia, in the first phase to stamp out a major pest afflicting cassava in Southeast Asia. CaRead more

Tiny killer wasps deployed in first phase to thwart food security threat in Indonesia

Colombian President Declares Support for New Land Restoration Initiative

In a strongly worded speech given in the plenary session of Wednesday’s UN Climate Summit, Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos affirmed his government’s support for the 20-by-20 IniRead more

Colombian President Declares Support for New Land Restoration Initiative

CIAT and the Climate Chorus in NYC

As world leaders, environmental activists, scientists, and others gather for the more than 120 events taking place during Climate Week NYC (22-28 September), CIAT is there, adding its voice to theRead more

CIAT and the Climate Chorus in NYC

Climate-proofing rice farming in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

This post is part of a wider initiative to bring Climate-Smart Agriculture under the spotlight, spearheaded by the CGIAR's Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security program, led by CIAT. Read more

Climate-proofing rice farming in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

UN awards big data project for confronting crazy weather in rice production

CGIAR scientists wielding big data tools to blunt the impacts of climate change on Latin America’s rice production have been named one of two winners of the Big Data Climate Challenge, to beRead more

UN awards big data project for confronting crazy weather in rice production

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