Adapting the Global Food and Water Models for Analysis of SAT Futures and Development Opportunities uri icon

abstract

  • This publication is a product of an ongoing collaborative research project between the InternationalCrops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) and the International Food Policy ResearchInstitute (IFPRI). The project aims to introduce dryland crops into the updated IMPACT model andundertake strategic analysis of future opportunities and challenges for SAT agriculture. We would like toextend our sincere thanks to Mark Rosegrant, for providing the necessary background material for thetraining workshop from which this technical manual has been developed. Special thanks are to SietMeijer for sharing her experience and offering the training at ICRISAT Patancheru (India), which wasvery useful in introducing the different variants of the IMPACT model to ICRISAT staff. We alsoappreciate the coordination and cooperation rendered by our staff to make the training program asuccess. We thank the Learning System Unit for providing us the necessary logistical support for thetraining

publication date

  • 2004