Working towards these commitments
Strong Small-Scale Farming Systems
Diverse Tenure Systems
ICARDA's mission is to envision resilient livelihoods in dry-land communities of the developing world with secure access to food, markets, nutrition and health, and the capacity to manage natural resources sustainably.
ICARDA aims to contribute towards ending poverty and enhance food and water security through the sustainable management of natural resources in the face of climate change.
The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA) is a global research-for-development organization. They envision resilient livelihoods in dryland communities of the developing world with secure access to food, markets, nutrition and health, and the capacity to manage natural resources sustainably. Since its establishment in 1977 as a non-for-profit organization, they have implemented research-for-development programs in 50 countries in the worldâ€™s dry areas, spanning from Morocco in North Africa to Bangladesh in South Asia.