Myanmar and ICRISAT "Improving lives with better agricultural practices" uri icon

abstract

  • The goal of the International Crops ResearchInstitute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) isto harness the power of science and technologyfor development, food security, poverty alleviationand environmental protection, targeted at poorrural families in the semi-arid tropics of the world.ICRISAT?s Inclusive Market-Oriented Development(IMOD) approach focuses on helping the farmingpoor in the drylands to move from subsistence tomarket-oriented agriculture, thus improving theirincomes, health and livelihoods

publication date

  • 2011