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Projects in 2018

Project
Donor
Duration
 Angkor Salad: Satellite-derived data to inform and improve agricultural productionNetherlands Space Office2018-2021
Multi-location evaluation of tomato lines carrying different combinations of Ty genes for resistance against begomovirus infectionAsia and Pacific Seed Association2014 - 2017
APSA-WorldVeg Vegetable Breeding ConsortiumAsia and Pacific Seed Association2017 - 2019
International Training Workshop on Postharvest Management Technology for Horticultural CropsAsian Food & Agriculture Cooperation Initiative2015 - 2017
Strengthening Integrated Crop Management Research in the Pacific Islands in Support of Sustainable Intensification of High-Value Crop ProductionAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research2011 - 2017
Improving livelihoods with innovative cropping systems on the East India plateau (LWR/2010/082)Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research2012 - 2017
Increasing productivity of allium and solanaceous vegetable crops in Indonesia and sub-tropical AustraliaAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research2013 - 2017
Improving income and nutrition in Eastern and Southern Africa by enhancing vegetable-based farming and food systems in peri-urban corridorsAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research2013 - 2017
Promoting traditional vegetable production and consumption for improved livelihoods in Papua New Guinea and Northern Australia (ASEM/2012/084)Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research2015 - 2018
Establishing the International Mungbean Improvement NetworkAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research2016 - 2019
Improved mungbean harvesting and seed production systems for Bangladesh, Myanmar, and PakistanAustralian Centre for International Agricultural Research2017 - 2021
Implementing market-driven vegetable agricultural service providers (ASPs) linking smallholder farmers to services and marketsBelgian Government2017 - 2018
Training ATONU Project Staff on Vegetable Production in TanzaniaBill & Melinda Gates Foundation2017 - 2017
Implementation of the Youth Vegetable Business Hub (YVBH) ProjectCatholic Relief Services2017 - 2018
Improving Food Security in the South West Region of Cameroon by Promoting Nutritious VegetablesCHEDE Cooperative Union LTD.2017 - 2018
Improved Livelihoods through Crop Diversification into Vegetables in Jharkhand and Odisha under the Central India InitiativeCollectives for Integrated Livelihood Initiatives (CInI)2016 - 2019
Strengthening cooperation between AVRDC and COA on vegetable research and developmentCouncil of Agriculture, Taiwan2017 - 2017
Screening of tomato germplasm for resistance to important diseases and using molecular markers to assess the resistance of tomato to phylotype II of bacterial wiltCouncil of Agriculture, Taiwan2017 - 2017
Use of grafting technology for disease resistance and climate resilience for tomato production in Taiwan and USACouncil of Agriculture, Taiwan2017 - 2017
Evaluation of F1 vegetables in Thailand and IndiaCouncil of Agriculture, Taiwan2017 - 2017
Tomato Variety Trials in Thailand and Market SurveyCouncil of Agriculture, Taiwan2017 - 2017
Linking genetic resources, genomes and phenotypes of Solanaceous cropsEuropean Commission2016 - 2021
Attraction in Action: Using pheromones and other safe and sustainable management strategies to reduce losses from insect pests and plant diseases on vegetable legumes and leafy brassicas in Southeast AsiaFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2014 - 2017
Enhancing the Livelihood Opportunities of Smallholder African Indigenous Vegetable (AIV) Producers through the Development and Implementation of IPM Measures for Arthropod and Nematode PestsFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2014 - 2017
Beans with Benefits: Integrating improved mungbean as a catch crop into the dryland systems of South and Central Asia for increased smallholder farmer income and more sustainable production systemsFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2015 - 2018
Wild Relatives to Fight Blight: Using wild tomato to enhance the resistance of tropical tomato cultivars against late blightFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2015 - 2017
Nutrition-Sensitive Promotion of Vegetables (NutriSenseProm): Increasing vegetable consumption through public and private partnerships efficiently delivering effective nutrition messages in the vegetable value chain Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2016 - 2018
GlobE Diversifying Food Systems: Horticultural Innovations and Learning for Improved Nutrition and Livelihood in East Africa (HORTINLEA) (Phase 2)Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2016 - 2018
GlobE UrbanFoodPlus: African-German partnership to enhance resource use efficiency in urban and peri-urban agriculture for improved food security in West African cities (Phase 2)Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2016 - 2018
Resist Detect Protect: Wide spectrum insect resistance and sound management strategies to sustainably manage insect pests on Solanaceous vegetables in South AsiaFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2017 - 2019
Amazing Amaranth: Hardy and nutritious amaranth lines and food practices to improve nutrition in East AfricaFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2018 - 2021
Action Against Anthracnose: Resistant C. annuumchilli pepper introgression lines and cultivars for BangladeshFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2017 - 2018
Technical partnership to support tomato value chain development under the Green Innovation Center for the agriculture and food sector, IndiaFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2017 - 2018
Small grants for construction of a Zero Energy Cooling Chamber in MaliFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Germany2017 - 2017
Training Service on Tuta absoluta ManagementFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations2017 - 2017
Capacity building towards digitization of national vegetable databases to address regional and national priorities in food and nutritional security in Eastern AfricaGlobal Biodiversity Information Facility2017 - 2019
Building the Genesys Catalog of Phenotypic DatasetsGlobal Crop Diversity Trust2017 - 2018
Development and preparation of eggplant pre-bred materials for adaptation to climate changeGlobal Crop Diversity Trust2017 - 2019
Implementation support on High Value Agriculture (HVA) through demonstration, research studies, technical support and capacity building on various vegetables and horticulture crops under the JOHAR projectGovernment of Jharkhand, India2017 - 2023
Improving Rural Livelihoods through Innovative Scaling-up of Science-led Participatory Research for Development in KarnatakaGovernment of Karnataka (GoK), India2013 - 2017
Improve Mungbean and Urdbean Productivity in Odisha StateGovernment of Odisha, India2015 - 2018
Onion Value Chain Improvements in OdishaGovernment of Odisha, India2016 - 2018
Multiple disease resistant and heat tolerant tomato lines evaluationI & B Seeds Private Limited2016 - 2017
Selection of tropically adapted lines of vegetables to improve productivity of the vegetable value chain in Myanmar and VietnamJapan Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries2016 - 2018
Screening for development of begomovirus-resistant processing tomato hybridKagome Co., Ltd., Japan2010 - 2018
Networking to Enhance International Cooperation in Vegetable Research and DevelopmentMinistry of Foreign Affairs, Taiwan2017 - 2018
Mobilize resistance genes from wild tomato for breeding salt tolerant tomato cultivarsMinistry of Science and Technology, Taiwan2014 - 2017
A holistic approach towards the design of new tomato varieties and management practices to improve yield and quality in the face of climate changeMinistry of Science and Technology, Taiwan2016 - 2019
Support for the implementation of PADFA's onion seed programmePADFA (The Commodity Value Chain Development Support Project), Cameroon2015 - 2017
Private seed sectors support to WorldVeg's global cucurbit breeding programPrivate seed companies2016 - 2019
Broadening the narrow genetic base of commercial bitter gourd cultivars by exploiting the genetic diversity of WorldVeg's breeding linesPrivate seed companies2017 - 2020
Identification of molecular markers associated with disease and insect resistance for marker assisted selection (MAS) in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) breeding programsRural Development Administration, Korea2016 - 2018
Development of Breeding Techniques and Selection of Disease Resistant Germplasm in VegetablesRural Development Administration, Korea2017 - 2019
Cambodian Horticulture Project for Advancing Income and NutritionSwiss Agency for Development and Cooperation2015 - 2017
Vegetables Go to School: Improving Nutrition through Agricultural Diversification (Phase 2)Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation2016 - 2017
Development and Utilization of Indigenous VegetablesTaiwan Sugar Corporation2017 - 2017
Vegetables for AllThe Amsterdam Initiative against Malnutrition, the Netherlands2014 - 2019
Utilizing the genome of the vegetable Cleome gynandrafor the development of improved cultivars for the West and East African marketsThe Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)2015 - 2017
Unleashing the economic power of vegetables in Africa through quality seed of improved varietiesUK aid2017 - 2020
IMMANA Project ENRICHUK Department for International Development2017 - 2019
Africa RISING: Enhancing vegetable value chains in rice-based and sole crop production systems to improve farm household income and consumer access to safer vegetables in Morogoro, TanzaniaUnited States Agency for International Development2012 - 2017
Cereal-based Systems of West Africa: Vegetables and associated best management practices in cereal-based crop production systems to improve income and diets of rural and urban households in Northern Ghana & Southern MaliUnited States Agency for International Development2012 - 2018
Postharvest ProgramUnited States Agency for International Development2012 - 2018
Promoting Science and Innovation in Agriculture in Pakistan (PSIAP) - Agricultural Innovation Program (AIP)United States Agency for International Development2013 - 2017
Deploying Improved Vegetable Technologies to Overcome Malnutrition and Poverty in Mali (Module 1)United States Agency for International Development2014 - 2017
Deploying Improved Vegetable Technologies to Overcome Malnutrition and Poverty in Mali (Module 2)United States Agency for International Development2015 - 2017
Nutrition Sensitive Vegetable TechnologiesUnited States Agency for International Development2014 - 2017
Deploying Vegetable Seed Kits to Tackle Malnutrition in Cambodia, Kenya, Liberia, Tanzania and UgandaUnited States Agency for International Development2014 - 2018
Enhancing partnership among Africa RISING, NAFAKA and TUBORESHE CHAKULA Programs for fast-tracking delivery and scaling of agricultural technologies in TanzaniaUnited States Agency for International Development2014 - 2017
Improving Nutrition and Income of Smallholder Farmers in Eastern Africa using a Market Driven Approach to Enhance Value Chain Production of African Indigenous VegetablesUnited States Agency for International Development2015 - 2017
Support the validation of Pro-WEAI for the Gender, Agriculture, and Assets Project - Phase 2 (GAAP-2)United States Agency for International Development2016 - 2018
Evaluation of Low-Cost Vegetable Cooling and Storage Technologies in MaliUnited States Agency for International Development2017 - 2017
Women in Agriculture Network (WAgN) Cambodia: Gender and Ecologically Sensitive AgricultureUnited States Agency for International Development2016 - 2018
An Assessment of Three Cash-Based School Meals Modalities Combined with Complementary Nutrition-Sensitive Literacy EducationUnited States Department of Agriculture2017 - 2018
Research on the WAKATI Storage Chamber for storage of vegetable crops in Arusha, TanzaniaWakati B.V.B.A.2016 - 2017
Facilitating Value Addition and Processing in the Context of the Cassava, Maize, Banana, Vegetable, and Livestock Value Chains (PRODEMA) Activities to Support Fruit and Vegetable Value ChainsWorld Bank2017 - 2019