Civil Society Organizations/Non-governmental Organizations in agriculture, food and rural development
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National Center for Applied Research on Rural Development

The National Center for Applied Research on Rural Development (FOFIFA) promotes agricultural research in Madagascar and focuses on crop, livestock, forestry, postharvest, and socioeconomic research. FOFIFA provides research in order to create an in-depth understanding of issues with direct relevance to various stakeholders in rural development. FOFIFA collaborates with regional and international research institutes and networks involved in rural development issues in Madagascar. FOFIFA's main activities: - conducting both thematic and applied research to improve agricultural productive systems in Madagascar as well as other countries in the region - supporting sustainable development through technology transfer to stakeholders and the dissemination of the outcomes of applied research projects - capacity building through introducing modern technology and necessary training of human resources.
GFAR work stream(s) of interest: Foresight for better futures, Challenging the present, Changing the future, Partnerships for impact, Equitable partnerships, Nutrition security, Sustainability and rights, Climate change, Capacities for change, Capacities for innovation (TAP), Access to data and digital technologies, Advisory services, Research in society, Gender in agriculture, Youth in agriculture, Growing out of crises
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Contact person: RAVELOMANANTSOA Santatra
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Geographic scope: National
GFAR Region: Sub-Saharan Africa
Address: FOFIFA Ampandrianomby BP 1690 101 Antananarivo Madagascar
City: Antananarivo
Country: Madagascar
Type of Institution: Agricultural extension, Agricultural Research Centres (ARCs), National Agricultural Research Institutes (NARIs), Research Center, National Agricultural Research, Public, Research and Development, Universities / Education / Training