The Agrobiodiversity Diet Diagnosis Interventions Toolkit (ADD-IT) - Progress report

This factsheet is a brief progress report on the Agrobiodiversity Diet Diagnosis Interventions Toolkit, which will improve nutrition intervention...

Publication Year:
2018
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A new initiative for better decision-making in nutrition interventions

Bioversity International, with support from the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, is launching a unique initiative to improve...

Authors:
Morimoto, Y.; Maundu, P.; Otieno, I.; Franic, M.
Publication Year:
2018
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Gender at the centre of our research

The following factsheet outlines how Bioversity International addresses gender issues in its research projects. First, we carry out ‘gender-responsive...

Publication Year:
2017
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Gender responsive value chain development and the conservation of native fruit trees through an inclusive learning process: a case study in Western Ghats, India

Bioversity International and LIFE Trust (a local NGO) conducted a sequence of participatory research activities in Kalagadde-Kanchigadde to improve...

Authors:
Lamers, H.; Hegde, N.; Hermanowicz, E.; Elias, M.
Publication Year:
2017
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Community seedbanking to improve the resilience of farmers: the case of Kiziba seedbank in Uganda

The Kiziba seedbank was established in June 2010 in Kabwohe site as part of a project to improve the productivity and resilience of seeds for farmers...

Authors:
Nankya, R.; Mulumba, J.W.; Lopez, I.; Jarvis, D.I.
Publication Year:
2017
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Agricultural biodiversity and women’s empowerment: a successful story from Kolli Hills, India

The Kolli Hills Agrobiodiversity Conservers' Federation (KHABCOFED) is a federation of successful entrepreneurs formally established in 2009 in Kolli...

Authors:
King, O.I.; Padulosi, S.
Publication Year:
2017
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Promoting gender equality, social inclusion and Biodiversity conservation in Nepal’s home gardens

Bioversity International, the Nepalese LI-BIRD NGO and the Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation led a project from 2002-2012 in Nepal's mid-hills...

Authors:
Elias, M.; Gauchan, D.; Gotor, E.; Sthapit, B.
Publication Year:
2017
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Participatory research to elicit gender differentiated knowledge of native fruit trees

Both men and women have specific local ecological knowledge of native fruit tree species. Excluding women from research-for-development initiatives is...

Authors:
Muhammad, F.A.; Elias, M.; Lamers, H.; Omard, S.; Brooke, P.; Hussin, M.H.
Publication Year:
2017
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Operations, outreach and impact

Bioversity International has a standing commitment to the long-term conservation of the global banana (Musa spp.) collection held in trust at the...

Publication Year:
2015
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