CGIAR Partnership Challenge Program: 'Unlocking Genetic Diversity in Crops for the Resource-Poor'
Description/achievement of initiative

Government of Brazil - Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA)
Government of China - Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS)

Major Groups:
Agropolis (France)
International Plant Genetic Resources (IPGRI) (Italy)
National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS) (Japan)
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) (Mexico)
Plant Research International (Netherlands)
International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) (Philippines)
Cornell University (United States of America)

UN System: Other intergovernmental organizations:
International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) (Mexico)
Future Harvest Centers of the CGIAR (Italy)

John Innes Institute (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)

Implementation methodologies

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


Progress reports

Basic information
Time-frame: - 2013-12-01
Contact information
United Nations