Working towards these commitments
Secure Tenure Rights
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Effective actions against land grabbing
CIRAD is a French agricultural research centre working for international development. Most of its research is conducted in partnership. CIRAD has chosen sustainable development as the cornerstone of its operations worldwide. This means taking account of the long-term ecological, economic and social consequences of change in developing communities and countries.
The organization's objectives include contributing to economic development by supporting local agriculture; conducting scientific operations with an international scope and fostering regional and European cooperation by setting up centres of scientific excellence.