Pamiri farmers and their traditions take centre stage in international cookbook awards

Book on the rich cultural and agricultural history of the Afghan and Tajik Pamirs wins the Gourmand cookbook awards – the most prestigious and largest...

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Harvesting apples in Kyrgystan. Credit: K.Turgunbaev

Promoting fruit tree diversity in Central Asia

Apple, apricot, almond, cherry, grape, pistachio and walnut are some of the many temperate fruit trees that originated in Central Asia. Find out more...

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Walnuts, Uzbekistan. Credit: Bioversity International/P. Sands

Bioversity guidelines part of CBD resources on access and benefit sharing

The Convention on Biological Diversity has included Bioversity International’s Guidelines on access and benefit sharing in research projects in their...

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