We improve people’s lives and the health of our planet through cross-disciplinary scientific research at the intersection of nutrition, environment, and agriculture aimed at sustainability, inclusiveness, and biodiversity. 

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Our research is cross-disciplinary at its core, but you can start your discovery from a few central issues that drive our actions


Our genebanks conserve the world’s largest collections of banana, beans, cassava, and tropical forages. Learn more about how we safeguard plant genetic resources.

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