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Cassava – Target countries


Country Partner
Brazil Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária (EMBRAPA)
Colombia Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (International Center for Tropical Agriculture) (CIAT)
Ghana Crop Research Institute, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, (CRI–CSIR)
Nigeria National Root Crops Research Institute (NRCRI), Umudike
Tanzania National Root and Tuber Programme, Agricultural Research Institute (NRTP–ARI), Naliendele Research Station
Uganda (via the cassava community of practice): National Crop Resources Research Institute (NaCRRI)


Other Partners
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
Cornell University, USA


Through the community of practice, from mid-2012

Côte d’Ivoire Programme Plantes à Racines et Tubercules, Centre National de Recherche Agronomique (CNRA)
DR Congo Program National Manioc, L’Institut national pour l’Etude et la Recherche Agronomique (INERA)
Ethiopia  Addis Ababa University
Kenya  Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)
Liberia Central Agricultural Research Institute (CARI)
Malawi Department of Agricultural Research,  Chitedze Agricultural Research Station (CARS)
Mozambique  Instituto de Investigação Agrária de Moçambique (IIAM)
Sierra Leone Sierra Leone Agricultural Research Institute (SLARI)
South Sudan Root/Tuber and Horticultural Crops, Research Programme, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Cooperatives and Rural Development