Partners & Donors


IFPRI logo The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) seeks sustainable solutions for ending hunger and poverty. Founded in 1975, IFPRI is a member of the CGIAR Consortium, a global research partnership for a food secure future:


ACIAR_Govt_stacked_370ACIAR, as part of the Australian development assistance program, contributes to the objectives of advancing Australia’s national interests, promoting economic growth and increasing sustainability through assisting and encouraging Australian scientists and institutions to use their skills to develop solutions to agricultural problems in developing countries.



The National Science Foundation(NSF)  is an independant federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…":


CGIAR logo CGIAR is a global agriculture research partnership for a food secure future. Its science is carried out by the 15 research centers who are members of the CGIAR in collaboration with hundreds of partner organizations:


CCAFS logo - click to go to the CCAFS website The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is a strategic partnership of CGIAR and Future Earth, led by the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT). CCAFS brings together the world’s best researchers in agricultural science, development research, climate science and Earth System science to identify and address the most important interactions, synergis and tradeoffs between climate change, agriculture and food security.



USAID is the lead U.S Government agency for international development assistance.

Norwegian Institute of International Affairs


The Norwegian Institute of International Affairs is is Norway’s leading independent center for research and information on international political and economic issues, and on areas of central relevance to Norwegian foreign policy.

Columbia University

Princeton University


bmz-with the financial support of-en-rgb-300 BMZ is the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development in Germany.