Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist

Register now to attend the upcoming webinar ‘Ensuring gender-responsive plant and animal breeding – A practical decision checklist’ which will take place on Thursday 17 May from 3:00 – 4:00pm GMT+2:00. The webinar is organized by the CGIAR Collaborative Platform for Gender Research, in collaboration with the CGIAR Gender and Breeding Initiative (GBI) and the CGIAR Research Program on Roots, … Read More

Changing sorghum breeding in Mali through gender insights

This webinar will discuss the gender-related findings of the sorghum breeding program at ICRISAT, which ensured that end-users’ preferences and needs are addressed through specific activities at multiple stages designed to include women and men. The session will feature presentations from two experts involved in the program (below) and a moderated discussion with the audience. Plant breeding with close farmer … Read More

Product profiling and gender in cassava breeding: An integrated approach

This webinar will examine the integrated approach taken by the Next Generation Cassava Breeding (NEXTGEN Cassava) project to conduct cassava trait preference and gender profiling in Nigeria. The session will include presentations from two gender experts involved in the project followed by a moderated Q&A with the audience. The NEXTGEN Cassava project aims to increase the rate of genetic improvement … Read More