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    AGRA Convenes Youth for The YEFFA Program in Malawi, Paving the Way for Youth...

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). May 15, 2024 – Today marks a pivotal moment in the agricultural landscape of Malawi as AGRA and the Mastercard...

    How the humble potato changed the world – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The potato is the world’s fourth-most important crop after rice, wheat and maize, and the first among non-grains. How could an...

    A new gender-responsive toolkit for breeding – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The G+ Tools – a new gender-responsive toolkit for breeding developed by the International Potato Center and the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers...

    Transforming lives through science – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Africa’s population is expected to reach 2.5 billion by 2050, creating a need to produce more food without degrading vital natural...

    Djibuouti to open major data centre in 2026

    Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ...

    Potato: a Story of Generosity

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Media: Crop Trust Continue reading Potato: a Story of Generosity at International Potato Center. Source of original article: International Potato Center (cipotato.org)....

    Marketable tubers for the tropics – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Robinson notes that the resulting potatoes combine market-demanded characteristics with traits such as disease resistance, short dormancy, and harvestable tubers within...

    Powerful potatoes – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Biofortification boosts potential to combat anemia The daily diets of more than two billion people globally lack enough essential vitamins and minerals....

    Breeding better – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Gender-responsive tools for ample adoption In response to the challenges of climate change, growing demands for food, and persistent malnutrition, crop breeders...

    Agriculture intensified – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Zero tillage is attractive because it reduces labor and the cost of cultivation. By planting potatoes after a rice harvest, farmers...

    Sowing self-reliance

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Continue reading Sowing self-reliance at International Potato Center. Source of original article: International Potato Center (cipotato.org). The content of this article...

    Farmer empowerment – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Enabling progress and resilience in Malawi Agriculture is the lifeblood of Malawi, responsible for more than 80% of its employment and 90%...

    AsiaBlight Network Presents Multi-faceted Approach to Control Late Blight – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). As in many parts of the world, late blight disease is a scourge to potato farmers who lose millions of dollars...

    Science Camp goes live at the CCCAP Science Center – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). As science depends on curating knowledge from the past and the present, the future of science requires nurturing young people to...

    Africa Potato Association to hold 12th Triennial Conference in Malawi – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The Africa Potato Association (APA) has announced that its 12th triennial conference will take place from June 27 to July 1,...

    AsiaBlight Network gathered at the 23rd Chinese Potato Conference – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). As in many parts of the world, late blight disease is a scourge to potato farmers who lose millions of dollars...

    Dietary shift to potatoes could cut staple crop emissions in China by 25% –...

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A dietary shift from rice to potatoes could ‘notably reduce’ the climate and environmental impacts of staple crop agriculture in China,...

    New weapons for tracking late blight – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). A North Carolina State University team has developed quick diagnostic tests to detect plant diseases before they show symptoms in the...

    Africa Potato Centre to hold triennial conference next year – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Africa Potato Centre (APC) will hold its 12th triennial conference in Lilongwe from June 27 to July 1 2022. According to...

    Seminar series to challenge perceptions about sustainable global development – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Eleven development scholars and practitioners will address some of the world’s most urgent challenges — from racial and gender inequalities to...

    Computer simulations are helping CGIAR breeders develop better varieties faster – International Potato Center

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). In 2020, CGIAR crop breeders began using computer simulations to model the performance of their breeding programs up to 50 years...

    How Innovative Plant Breeding Can Help Feed The World, Nurture The Planet – International...

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Mere weeks from now, commitments made at a United Nations Food Systems Summit in New York will help determine whether we...

    Potato Seed Production Technology in Southeast Asia – with special focus on Vietnam and...

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Consumption of potatoes and potato products are growing rapidly in Southeast Asia and this increase presents significant opportunities for improved potato...

    CIP- China Center for Asia Pacific Phase II Road Renovation and Maintenance of Waterproof...

    Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). International Potato Center invites bids from companies that believe they are qualified enough to provide the security services described in this...