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  Our strategic vision
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IITA 2012-2020 Refreshed
Long | Short

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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.

IITA publication highlights
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This 6-monthly magazine promotes dialogue among IITA and its partners.
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News for the IITA community.
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