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Bill Gates visits ICRISAT
The Gates notes

I have to admit: I’d never given much thought to pigeonpea and pearl millet before last week. But on my second day in India last week I got a fascinating lesson in how work with those crops is farmers. More ...
In the News

Mr Bill Gates, Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, visited the ICRISAT headquarters in Patancheru, Hyderabad on Thursday, 30 May. This was Mr Gates’ first visit to this Institute. More ....
Making the link between agriculture and nutrition
Nutrition photo slideshow

Malnutrition in the developing world accounts for 45% of deaths among children aged under five. BBC’s slideshow features how ICRISAT is working with smallholder farmers to grow more nutritious and resilient crops.
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Hidden Hunger: Tackling micronutrient deficiencies

As global policy leaders meet at the Nutrition for Growth summit in London, we have been thinking about the different ways that malnutrition can be tackled, in particular agricultural measures to boost nutrition.
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