Mesh-enabled app aims to improve crop disease surveillance with remote field surveys and worker/farmer communications without the need for Internet or data. Zug, Switzerland & Ibadan, Nigeria, December 20, 2018 — The International Institute of Trop … Continue reading IITA signs MOU with RightMesh to develop a mesh-enabled mobile app to tackle crop disease in Sub-Saharan Africa
The eagerly awaited registration of AfasafeTZ by the Tropical Pesticides Research Institute in Tanzania has been finalized.
A 6-member delegation from the University of Khartoum (UofK), and the Office of the President, Sudan, visited IITA on 6–10 November to familiarize themselves with the Institute, exchange ideas, explore areas for collaboration, and sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU).
The production of high-quality seed yam tubers of released varieties using revolutionary high ratio propagation technologies (HRPTs).
Two people from the same village—Prof Denis Mukwege, the co-recipient of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize, and Dr Nteranya Sanginga, Director General of IITA—that received the 2018 Africa Food Prize, are dedicated to helping 6 million victims of sexual violence in DR Congo.
Between 17 and 19 October, the World Food Prize was awarded in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.
The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) in partnership with the African Development Bank, brought the latest edition of its action plan to stop the spread of Fall Armyworm (FAW)
A team led by scientists from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have announced a breakthrough in the search for banana varieties that are resistant to the lethal bacterial banana wilt disease.
A three-member delegation from the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), a US Congress think tank on global challenges including food security, visited the IITA Abuja Station on 10 September.
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