Picture of an N2Africa farmers’ field day in Tanzania that showcases modern legume growing technologies.Picture of Tanzania's Director of Environment in the Vice President's Office, Dr Julius Ningu makes his opening remarks. Next to him is Dr Edward Kanju from IITA.Picture of project partners observing different traits on cassava varietiesPicture of DG Sanginga (third) conferring with Dr Chikoye (second) on the progress of construction of the cassava equipment fabrication facility (at the background) as Mr Bishop (left) and Dr Ntwaruhunga (right) looks on.
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IITA 2012-2020 Refreshed
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  Our research programs
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We conduct research on the following thematic areas: Biotechnology and genetic improvement, Natural resource management.

  Our genebank
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IITA’s genebank holds plant material (germplasm) of major food crops of Africa. This germplasm is held in trust on behalf of humanity under the auspices of the United Nations.

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This 6-monthly magazine promotes dialogue among IITA and its partners.
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