CCAFS progressed well in 2012, achieving numerous outcomes in multiple countries. Over the year CCAFS released four flagship products, five major tools and 77 journal publications. CCAFS maintained six open-access data-bases with over 40,000 users. The gender strategy was finalized and implementation commenced.Overall, the risks and challenges declined compared to 2011, but some significant ones remained. Supporting documents include Reports from CCAFS Themes and Regions, Reports from CGIAR centers and full publications list.