A year into the Seeds for Needs project in Ethiopia, project leader Ehsan Dulloo reports on progress. The project has made use of modern GIS technologies to identify the most promising genebank material to help local women farmers adapt to climate change.
The next phase of the project will focus on understanding the local seed systems and how farmers get access to germplasm held in genebanks.
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Region: Ethiopia, Horn of Africa