ICARDA and ACSAD Partner for Adaptation Research

15 June 2010: The International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) has announced a new partnership with the Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD) for research on climate change adaptation and conservation agriculture.

This research will follow past collaborations between ICARDA and ACSAD on topics including crop improvement, crop-livestock systems and biodiversity conservation. ICARDA is a member of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). [ICARDA Press Release]