IITA Research for Development Week

  • 21st November 2019
  • by secretary

17-22 Novenber 2019. Ibadan More than 240 scientists and specialists attended this year’s IITA planning meeting.

For discussion: One CGIAR, CG Business Plan, new initiatives and projects,

The R4D programs of  IITA are focused on four crucial areas: Biotechnology and Genetic Improvement, Natural Resource Management, Social Science and Agribusiness, Plant Production and Plant Health.

Head of Communication Unit, Katherine Lopez shares plans 
of making IITA the “Center of Excellence” in Science 
Communication. This is in line with the DG Sanginga’s 
vision of making IITA the CNN of Africa.