“We face 101 problems. But I‘m confident.“

From famine to farm exports: India has come a long way since the 1960’s. But major agricultural challenges remain. We asked Professor Ashok Gulati of ICRIER about his country’s recent history, and how it should best tackle the future. Here are his views.

Download our DLB materials

Our Foundation works with partners on numerous R&D initiatives. They include a major program on demand-led breeding (DLB). A range of materials are now available for download. They cover core principles, policy and educational aspects as well as case studies. Let us know what you think.

Board member writes on water

We're very fortunate to be able to draw on the extensive knowledge and experience of our Board. Its members are active in many areas of agriculture and development. Margaret Catley-Carlson, for example, is also on the World Food Prize Council of Advisors. Her recent WFP blog entry is all about water. As she points out, food production takes more than two-thirds of all the water that humans use. 

Bangladesh sums it up

Our team in Bangladesh has recently issued a two-page summary of its work. You'll also find an overview of activities and progress there in our last Report. Our Field Stories page contains portraits of two Bangladeshi smallholders. 

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