It is said that CGIAR’s research is dynamic, flexible and responsive to emerging development challenges to this end most CGIAR centers are involved in research on more than one commodity. This summary report highlights the commodities that the centers are involved in as reported in CGIAR Research Map. In this premier report we focus on the agricultural components of 3 CGIAR centers with the highest number of projects recorded in the inventory.
On average across all the 3 centres 60% of the projects reported to be working on the centers primary commodity and capacities while about 40% of the rest of the projects work on more than one single commodity and other issues related to the primary commodity and capacities.
In the next database highlight we look at another set of CGIAR centers and their area of research activities.