Newly launched CGIAR Research Portfolio tackles growing complexity of agricultural development challenges
4 global research programs and platforms will take more collaborative, data-driven and cross-cutting approach over six-year horizon
Many organizations around the world are doing remarkable work to improve people’s lives and communities. There are innovative efforts and inspired champions for bold change in every corner of the globe. That is why we at HarvestPlus are profoundly honored that we have been selected as a semi-finalist from more than 1,900 entries in the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation’s global competition seeking bold solutions for critical problems of our time.
Join HarvestPlus at the Micronutrient Forum in Cancun on October 24-28!
Mark your calendars for the following events:
1. Progress in Scaling Up Biofortification – Sponsored Symposium
Tuesday, October 25, 5:30-7:00pm
Moderated by World Food Prize Laureate Howarth Bouis and featuring presentations on:
HarvestPlus is proud to congratulate 2016 World Food Prize Laureate Dr. Howarth "Howdy" Bouis, who won for his pioneering work in addressing the global problem of micronutrient deficiencies, known as hidden hunger, through biofortification. The World Food Prize, known as the “Nobel Prize for Agriculture and Nutrition,” recognizes individuals who have improved the quality, quantity or availability of food in the world.