Think tank

CIAT's mission is to reduce hunger and poverty, and improve human nutrition in the tropics through research aimed at increasing the eco-efficiency of agriculture. They support policymakers, scientists, and farmers respond to some of the most pressing challenges: including food insecurity and malnutrition, climate change, and environmental degradation. CIAT develops technologies, methods, and knowledge that better enable farmers, mainly smallholders, to enhance eco-efficiency in agriculture.

Contact details

Address: Km 17, Recta Cali–Palmira CP 763537, Apartado Aéreo 6713
Contact email: ciat AT

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Current leader(s): Ruben G. Echeverría (General Director)
Current leader's (or leaders') gender: Male

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Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website

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