World Bank Group Supports Ghana’s COVID-19 Response

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). WASHINGTON, April 2, 2020—The World Bank is providing $100 million to Ghana to assist the country in tackling the...

“El cambio climático hace perder tipos de papa nativa a Piura y todo el...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). El especialista del Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP), David Ellis, quién expuso sobre la agrobiodiversidad en el foro...

CIP Participates at the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF2016)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CIP Participates at the 2016 African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF2016) ‘Seize the moment! Securing Africa’s rise through agricultural transformation was...

Tackling COVID-19’s effect on food supply chains in Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). FAO and AGRA bring partners together to share knowledge in fight against the global pandemic With over...

Centro Internacional de Papa destacó valor del camote en su 45 aniversario

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

SOS – Bringing Pan Africanism & Familyhood into Reality “Identifying Host Countries for Displaced...

Calling All African Heads of State, CARICOM Leaders, Heads of Governments" In partnership with Mr. Neil Nelson of Atlanta Black Star (www.atlantablackstar.com), the Honorable Kyangulani...

State seeks to ensure food security in Covid-19 war

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Agriculture Principal Secretary Hamadi Boga. His ministry is working on boosting food safety as coronavirus pandemic rages. PHOTO |...

CIP MARKS 45 YEARS OF GLOBAL RESEARCH, INNOVATION

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CIP MARKS 45...

Understandable But Nonetheless Troubling: Facebook’s Ban On In-Person Events

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). We're closely watching how Facebook enforces its newly-announced policy that limits speech by users who are organizing public protests....

CIP Celebrates 45 Years

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nearly half a century ago, when the International Potato Center (CIP) was founded, potato collectors in remote regions of...

Smallholder farmers are Africa’s lifeline in Covid-19 food crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Every so often, a cataclysmic event shakes the very foundation on which the global economy and the social well-being...

Governments Shouldn’t Use “Centralized” Proximity Tracking Technology

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Companies and governments across the world are building and deploying a dizzying number of systems and apps to fight...

CIP Plays Multiple Roles at APEC 16 Peru

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). APEC is a trade and economic development consortium whose members include  Australia; Brunei Darussalam; Canada; Chile; People’s Republic of...

UN sustainable energy project in Ukraine finds a new role: fighting COVID-19 |

Home Owners of Ukraine for Sustainable Energy Efficiency Solutions, also known as HOUSES, was initially designed to help Ukrainians lower their energy costs, better...

Nigerian gov’t to avert grain shortage amid COVID-19 challenges: official

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ABUJA, April 4 (Xinhua) — The Nigerian government said it is set to deliver up to 70,000 tons of...

Partnerships for improving sweetpotatoes in Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Dr. Craig Yencho’s work on improvement of sweetpotatoes in Africa was recently featured on the news blog at the...

‘The worst may be yet to come’: 5 ways new diseases emerge — and...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). May 12, 2020 — In November 2013, a previously healthy retired Saudi soldier was admitted to the intensive care...

COVID-19: FAO urges G20 to ensure reliable food supply

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A food market in Kayonza District, Eastern Rwanda. Countries have been urged to devise strategies for global food...

Cada peruano consume 80 kilos de papa al año

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Piura. El director regional para América Latina del Centro Internacional de la Papa (CIP), André Devaux, dio a conocer...

COVID-19 CRISIS: UN launches agricultural fund to prevent food crisis in wake of COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). IFAD’s new multi-donor fund, the COVID-19 Rural Poor Stimulus Facility, will mitigate the effects of the pandemic on food...

Communiqué Examen Spécial d’Entrée à l’Université (ESEU 2020)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Il est organisé à l’intention des personnes ne justifiant pas du Baccalauréat ou d’un titre admis...

CIP Director General Wells Reflects on CIP’s 45th Anniversary

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). To help us put our 45th anniversary into context, we spoke with CIP’s Director General Barbara Wells about gender...

AGRA President Calls For Measures To Avert Food Crisis In Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). ABUJA – The President of Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), Dr Agnes Kalibata, has called for measures...

As APEC Concludes, CIP’s Food Security and Climate Smart Agriculture on Full Display

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). For the past two-plus weeks, numerous CIP officials were present at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting in Piura,...