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Orange fleshed sweet potato and lessons for a Code Red crop crisis


Orange fleshed sweet potato and lessons for a Code Red crop crisisAccelerated crop breeding is needed to tackle spreading plant disease and drought that threatens many African food staples Being a crop breeder in the modern world sometimes feels like being a fire fighter equipped with a very slow truck.

SETSAN helps to spread the sweet that brings health in Mozambique


In September 2016, Mecula and Metarica districts displayed orange-fleshed sweetpotato (OFSP) roots at the Niassa Province Nutrition Gala held in Lichinga.

Retooling sweetpotato M&E staff to strengthen evidence base at the 2017 MLE CoP meeting


With the recent global recognition of CIP’s work in biofortification through the award of World Food Prize has come questions about the evidence of the s...
Annans visit Jumpstart project in Ghana


Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and his wife Nane Annan held meetings, January 9 -11, with key stakeholders involved in the Jumpstarting Orange-Fles...

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