This includes leading the identification of innovative research areas, ensuring relevance of thematic content for the development agenda and assuring excellence of research outputs. Regional Office for Asia Hanoi, Vietnam Contact: Dindo Campilan, Regional Director d.campilan@cgiar.org. The Director General also paid a courtesy visit to the USAID Mission in Ethiopia and met with Mr. Stephen Morin, Chief of the Office of Economic Growth and Transformation. CGIAR Gender and Breeding Initiative; Breeding Better Bananas; BASICS Project; FoodSTART+; Oscar Ortiz. 1,580 staff members working in offices in 19 countries throughout Africa, Asia and Latin America, and projects in over 40 countries : Website: cimmyt.org: The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (known by its Spanish acronym CIMMYT for … The Director General’s Office (DGO) coordinates a variety of institutional, programmatic, and management activities for IFPRI, including capacity strengthening, impact assessment, institutional and donor relations, and partnerships and business development.

Position description is found here. Oscar Ortiz is the Deputy Director General for Development of the International Potato Center (CIP). International Potato Center . Back to Annual Report 2018 . Director general. As we seek to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly SDG2—ending hunger, achieving food security and improved nutrition, and SDG3—ensuring healthy lives and … 2018 was a year in which A4NH worked to deepen partnerships with national stakeholders. RECRUITMENT OF DIRECTOR GENERAL . Martin Kropff: Parent organization. ILRI and its ‘sister institute’, World Agroforestry (ICRAF), are both CGIAR research centres hosted by Kenya and operating globally. The Deputy Director General (Research for Development) will drive the research agenda within IWMI to address global development challenges for water security and natural resource management.

Jan 4, 2019. CGIAR, formerly Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research: Staff . He joined CIFOR in August 1999 and held several research and management positions in the organization (principal scientist, biodiversity program leader, program director). He is, since January 1st, 2014, the Deputy Director General for Research, and since November 1st, 2017, the Director General … Bio. A MESSAGE FROM A4NH’S DIRECTOR AND IFPRI’S DIRECTOR GENERAL – 2018. —Jimmy Smith, director general of ILRI. USAID is a major donor supporting ICARDA’s core research for development agenda in Ethiopia and elsewhere in … Deputy Director General for Development . Ruben Echeverría, Director general ruben.echeverria@cgiar.org André Zandstra, Head, Partnerships and Communications a.zandstra@cgiar.org. The Board of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), a research center of CGIAR, is recruiting a new Director General to succeed Dr. Shenggen Fan at the conclusion of his successful tenure in the role (December 2019).