IPBES recognizes why agrobiodiversity matters

The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) report, approved by more than 130 countries, recognizes...

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A global community seedbank platform

Genetic Resources Policy Specialist, Ronnie Vernooy, discusses how Bioversity International and partners tackle the need for greater connectivity...

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Durum wheat varieties growing in trial plots in Amhara Region, Ethiopia. They are being tested by farmers to see how they perform under the changing climatic conditions. Credit: Bioversity International

Ethiopian wheat offers unique source of diversity for weathering climate change

A pioneering study by Scuola Sant’Anna, Bioversity International and partners has revealed that Ethiopian durum wheat is a fresh source of genetic...

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A Seed Resource Box to help farmers adapt to climate change

Developed by a multidisciplinary team of Bioversity International researchers, the Resilient Seed Systems Resource Box is a tool to enhance the access...

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Diversity fair in Ecuador. Credit: Bioversity International/S.Padulosi

Call for contributions: Access and benefit sharing - can it work for family farmers and agroecology?

In a new publication, ILEIA and Bioversity International will explore if and how access and benefit sharing related to plant genetic resources can...

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Workshop organized by the Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Centre (OAPGRC), in partnership with Bioversity International and national stakeholders, on the Genetic Resources Information Platform (GRIP). Credit: OAPGRC

Big data on biodiversity in Oman

The Oman Animal and Plant Genetic Resources Centre, in partnership with Bioversity International and national stakeholders, is building a...

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Traditional and wild crops used in Sri Lankan cuisine. Credit: Bioversity International\S.Landersz

Crop diversity: the debate that truly matters for food security and sustainability

Huffington Post blog highlights Bioversity International's research on neglected and underutilized crops in a recent blog 'GMOs or No GMOs - Is That...

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Infographic - What is agricultural biodiversity?

What is agricultural biodiversity? In this infographic, Bioversity International takes us through the definition, and some examples of how people...

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Farmers harvesting quinoa in Peru. Credit: Bioversity International/A.Camacho

Incentives to conserve agricultural biodiversity – Peru at the forefront

Peru is developing an incentive scheme for the conservation of its rich crop diversity, with scientific support from Bioversity International.

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Photo: Farmers harvesting quinoa in Peru. Credit: Bioversity International/A.Camacho

Incentivos para conservar la biodiversidad agrícola – Perú a la vanguardia

Perú está desarrollando un esquema de incentivos para la conservación de su rica diversidad de cultivos con el apoyo científico de Bioversity...

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