Bioversity International: research for development in agricultural and tree biodiversity



Bioversity International works with partners around the world to ensure agricultural biodiversity nourishes people and sustains the planet.

Research partners

Bioversity International works with more than 500 research partners.

Bioversity International relies on support from its funding partners to carry out its mission. Credit: Bioversity International

Funding partners

Bioversity International's work is supported by a wide range of partners who share our vision and mission.

Partnership news:

10 Oct 2016

Certified cocoa in West Africa: Taking stock and key issues for moving ahead

Dietmar Stoian, Principal Scientist, Value Chains and Private Sector Engagement co-presented research being carried out in partnership with ... read more

25 Aug 2016

Italy renews support to use and safeguard agricultural biodiversity to nourish people and sustain the planet

In July 2016, the Italian Parliament ratified the hosting agreement between the Government of Italy and Bioversity International, reinforcing ... read more

17 Aug 2016

Crank it up! Researchers discover that banana plants enjoy thermotherapy

Bioversity International and other CGIAR Research Program on Roots, Tubers and Bananas scientists have discovered several ... read more

10 Aug 2016

From dish to podium – it’s about a lot more than just sports in Rio

Brazil is not only home to the world’s best beach volleyball team but also the planet’s greatest plant biodiversity, representing around 15 ... read more

10 Aug 2016

Bioversity International and Universiti Putra Malaysia renew unique bond

A Memorandum of Understanding signed between Bioversity International and Universiti Putra Malaysia celebrates the research partners’ 15-year ... read more