Of Beneficial Insects and Behavioral Games

Cambodia video

Promoting insect-based Ecosystem Services in Southeast Asia - Cambodia New exciting video about the use of ecosystem services, Game theory, and new technologies in Cambodian agriculture. 

Understanding the Impact of Remoteness

Remote Road

A comprehensive survey is being conducted now until January 2015 to measure the impact of high transportation costs on agricultural technology adoption, productivity, commercial surplus, off-farm markets and welfare.  850 households are being interviewed along a steep transport gradient in a remote area of Ethiopia (west of Lake Tana). The analysis will enable us to >> Read more

New ASTI report: Taking stock of national agricultural R&D capacity in Africa South of the Sahara

ASTI africa report Nov 2014

This report, which summarizes SSA’s recent progress in developing its national agricultural R&D systems, is intended to serve as an important input into, and potential benchmark for, the implementation of the science agenda in SSA and the broader development agenda for the region. The analysis is based on comprehensive primary datasets by Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators (ASTI), the most recent of which was compiled during 2012–2013.

Video of Global Landscapes Forum Event on Gender and Climate Change

Watch this discussion forum on "Gender and resilience across the landscape – from Latin America, Africa and Asia" which took place on December 6, 2014, the first day of the Global Landscapes Forum, in Lima, Peru, during COP20. Gender concerns are gaining increasing recognition in climate change negotiations. Although women are believed to be more >> Read more