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Seed System Development Research programme

The Seed Systems Development call for joint research proposals on Enabling and Scaling Genetic Improvement and Propagation Materials. The aim was to generate insights that contribute to improving seed systems (including both plant and animal seed stock) in Asia and Sub-Sahara Africa.

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The Seed Systems Development programme is one of three instruments in the Netherlands (NL) - CGIAR research programme managed by NWO-WOTRO. You can find more information on the objective and the nine projects which were awarded in 2018, on the NWO-WOTRO website.

Insights and Resources

West-African seed systems


Improved nutrition and access to seeds in ethnic minority communities in Lao/Vietnam

Community of Excellence for Seed Systems Development

A new model for inclusive seed delivery: