ICARDA innovations help countries and communities strengthen their adaptation to climate change and transition towards food and nutritional security. Our technologies and innovations promote the sustainable use of natural resources and biodiversity, creating greater resilience to climate change


Protected agriculture – production in marginal areas.
Allowing farmers to grow cash crops on small plots in marginal, water-deficient areas where traditional cropping is not viable.
Tackling the threat of rust disease
Resilient crops offer higher and more stable yields and higher tolerance/resistance to diseases, insect pests, drought, heat, cold, parasitic weeds and other stress factors.