GFAR 2017 Annual Report

GFAR was initially conceived in 1996 as an association of public research organizations, working together with representatives of other stakeholders, to reshape and strengthen national agricultural research systems and to promote research on key themes for greater development impact. Times have changed and the Global Forum has evolved greatly over the last decade, as members have worked together to reshape agricultural research and innovation towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

GFAR: Executive Secretary

The Global Forum on Agricultural Research and Innovation (GFAR) is a multi-stakeholder movement made up of over 600 self-

GFAR Impacts - 2008-2018

A brief review highlighting 10 years of GFAR's impacts in:

  • Transforming AR4D systems
  • Opening out agricultural data
  • Advocating for Farmers’ Rights to genetic resources

AARINENA: Executive Secretary

The Association of Agricultural Research Institutions in the Near East and North Africa, (AARINENA) was established in 1985 to strengthen cooperation among national, regional and international agricultural research institutions and centers through dissemination and exchange of information, knowledge and experiences.