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25 Mar 2015

Agriculture is not gender neutral says Bioversity International Director General

In light of the ‘Closing the gender gap in farming under climate change’ seminar, Future Earth interviews M. Ann Tutwiler about why it is important to turn knowledge into action.

10 Mar 2015

Integrating agricultural biodiversity into farming systems is essential

M. Ann Tutwiler, Director General, Bioversity International, advocates for greater use of agricultural biodiversity in farming systems at last week's Integrated Systems Research conference in Ibadan, where she also made a guest appearance on Nigerian TV.

09 Mar 2015

Ann Tutwiler interviewed for the Women for Expo website

In an interview for Women for Expo, Ann invites everyone to Bioversity International's Expo 2015 event on agricultural biodiversity, value chains and women’s empowerment that will take place on 17 September 2015 in Milan, Italy.

03 Mar 2015

Integrated Systems Research for Sustainable Intensification in Smallholder Agriculture

This 4-day conference organized by CGIAR Research Program on Humidtropics opens in Nigeria today. M. Ann Tutwiler, Bioversity International, Director General will give opening remarks. Several Bioversity International scientists are presenting work.

24 Nov 2014

Bioversity International and Embrapa sign 5-year agreement to boost sustainable food systems

Bioversity International and Embrapa today agreed to work closely together to expand the existing knowledge base on how to use agricultural biodiversity to develop sustainable food systems.

13 Nov 2014

Open access publication on family farming now online

Director General M. Ann Tutwiler and Bioversity International scientist Pablo Eyzaguirre are among the contributors to this 300-page, illustrated book on family farming. Now available free online.

10 Nov 2014

How the middle east can help feed the world - Ann Tutwiler and Marie Haga share their perspectives

Bioversity International's Director General Ann Tutwiler and Global Crop Diversity Trust's Executive Director Marie Haga share their perspectives in a co-written op-ed for Sustainability on Thomson Reuters.

24 Sep 2014

M. Ann Tutwiler writes about cultivating a healthy food system for Devex

In light of tomorrow’s upcoming CGIAR Development Dialogues event, M. Ann Tutwiler writes for Devex about taking a fresh look at complex global challenges.

16 Jul 2014

CIAT, CIP and Bioversity International DGs explore collaboration during CIAT visit

Director General M. Ann Tutwiler recently met with CIAT Director General, Ruben Echeverría, and Barbara Wells, Director General of CIP to discuss areas of further collaboration between the three CGIAR centers.

04 Jul 2014

Ann Tutwiler writes for Rural 21 about agricultural biodiversity

In her article for Rural 21, Ann Tutwiler mentions Bioversity International's new strategy and the important role that agricultural biodiversity plays in enhancing the adaptability and hence the resilience of family farms.