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COVID, agriculture and beyond: Q&A with Dr Jacqueline d’Arros Hughes, Director General, ICRISAT 

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Resource ID

18715

Access

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Contributed by

B.Muralidhar

Topics

Crop improvement, Climate change and Dryland stresses, Diversification, Gender, ICT / Knowledge management, Development Pathways, Policy & Institutions, Poverty Dynamics, Pests and diseases, Natural resource management

Crops

Dryland cereals, Grain legumes

Systems

Farming Systems, Livelihood Systems

Locations

Asia, Eastern and Southern Africa, West and Central Africa

CSR Activity

No

Global Date

30 Apr 20

Title

COVID, agriculture and beyond: Q&A with Dr Jacqueline d’Arros Hughes, Director General, ICRISAT

Keywords

COVID-19, Agriculture, Dr Jacqueline, Hughes, Director General, Food and nutrition, Gender, Supporting livelihoods, Climate change, International Year of plant health, Smart Food, Diseases and pests, UNSDGs, Digital agriculture, Value Chain, Crop Improvement

Length

18:20

Author/Key contact

SMCO staff

Language

English

Type

Corporate

Embed

https://youtu.be/9AXQ2I6Cp1s

Grouping

Impact Successes, Issues Discussed, Corporate

New ICRISAT Research Programs

Asia Program, West & Central Africa program, Eastern & Southern Africa Program, Genetic Gains Program, Innovation systems for the Drylands

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ICRISAT

Description

The pandemic COVID 19 is unprecedented its global and more than that we were all unprepared we didn't expect an epidemic which started in one country spread globally and to spread in the way it did and the response to that pandemic is affecting us even more than the immediate human health consequences so it's very different from all the threats that we've seen in the agriculture sector and this one is going into the economic the global environment in a way that many of the threats that we've  dealt with in the past.

Date (Date published/released/created if known)

30 Apr 20

Video Credit / Copyright

ICRISAT

Video ID

https://youtu.be/9AXQ2I6Cp1s

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