CIP Projects

Dissemination of climate-smart, consumer-demanded potato varieties in the mid-elevation highlands of Kenya
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Dissemination of climate-smart, consumer-demanded potato varieties in the mid-elevation highlands of Kenya

Starting with six already released potato varieties, this project will identify the two or three most commercially viable and promote ...
New sources of resistance to potato late blight disease in Peru
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New sources of resistance to potato late blight disease in Peru

Screening for resistance to late blight in Peruvian wild potato species and traditional landraces: A key contribution to improve farmer ...
Promoting employment, food security and nutrition in Mozambique
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Promoting employment, food security and nutrition in Mozambique

Sweetpotato-based job-opportunities for young people This project takes a novel approach to enhancing food security and incomes by focusing on ...
Developing integrated value chains to enhance rural smallholder incomes and food security year-round
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Developing integrated value chains to enhance rural smallholder incomes and food security year-round

This project aimed at building sustainable livelihoods among 3,000 poor, rural households Balaka, Chiradzulu and Thyolo districts in southern Malawi ...
Understanding potato seed degeneration, Ecuador
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Understanding potato seed degeneration, Ecuador

The food security of Andean small-scale potato farmers depends on the quality of their planting materials. Potatoes are susceptible to ...
FoodSTART+ Asia
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FoodSTART+ Asia

Food resilience through root and tuber crops in upland and coastal communities of the Asia-Pacific region (FoodSTART+). Roots and tubers ...
Boosting potato supply and demand in Southeast Asia
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Boosting potato supply and demand in Southeast Asia

Potato has unexploited potential to contribute to the food security, nutrition, and livelihoods of resource-poor farmers in Southeast Asia. This ...
Viable Sweetpotato Technologies in Africa – Mozambique (VISTA)
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Viable Sweetpotato Technologies in Africa – Mozambique (VISTA)

The cultivation and consumption of sweetpotato can improve the diets and boost incomes of vulnerable families in Mozambique. To encourage ...
Biofortified potatoes for better nutrition, East Africa
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Biofortified potatoes for better nutrition, East Africa

Potatoes with high levels of iron, zinc and vitamin C hold great promise for boosting nutrition and food security throughout ...