The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is a strategic partnership of CGIAR and Future Earth, led by the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT).

CCAFS brings together the world’s best researchers in agricultural science, development research, climate science and earth system science, to identify and address the most important interactions, synergies and tradeoffs between climate change, agriculture and food security.

CCAFS is a collaboration among CGIAR Centers and Research Programs

Read more about our key partners and partnerships approach, or browse the full list of over 700 partners below

Partner Regions Type Flagships
Reseau Marp West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization
Sahel Eco West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization
Sarawak Institute of Agriculture Scientists (SIAS) West Africa National agricultural research and extension services Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
Savannah Agricultural Research Institute (SARI) West Africa National agricultural research and extension services Low Emissions Development
Se servir de la saison sèche en Savane et au Sahel (SIX-S) West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization
Sécretariat Permament de la Coordination des Politiques Sectorielles Agricoles (SP/CPSA) West Africa Government office/department Low Emissions Development
Secretariat Permanent Commission Nationale de Gestion des Ressources Phytogénétiques (SP/CONAGREP) West Africa Government office/department Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
Sierra Leone Agricultural Resarch Institute (SLARI) West Africa National agricultural research and extension services Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Low Emissions Development
Société Nationale d'Aménagement et d'Exploitation des Terres du Delta du Fleuve Sénégal (SAED) West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization Climate Services and Safety Nets
SYMBIOSE West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization Climate Services and Safety Nets
System of Rice Intensification (SRI) West Africa National agricultural research and extension services
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) West Africa National agricultural research and extension services Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Climate Services and Safety Nets, Low Emissions Development
Tree Aid West Africa Non-governmental organization/Development organization Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Low Emissions Development
Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar (UCAD) West Africa Academic Institution Low Emissions Development
Université de Ouagadougou West Africa Academic Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Low Emissions Development
Université de Parakou (UP) West Africa Academic Institution Low Emissions Development
University for Development Studies (UDS) West Africa Academic Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
University of Abobo-Adjamé West Africa Academic Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
University of Abomey Calavi (UAC) West Africa Academic Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
University of Ghana West Africa Academic Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Low Emissions Development
Water Research Institute (WRI) West Africa Advanced Research Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) West Africa Advanced Research Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices, Low Emissions Development
West African Science Service Center on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use (WASCAL) West Africa Advanced Research Institution Climate-Smart Technologies and Practices
West and Central African Council for Agricultural Research and Development (CORAF/WECARD) West Africa Regional Organization

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