International Center for Tropical Agriculture



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International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA):: Seeks to increase agricultural production in a sustainable way, in order to improve the nutritional status and well-being of people in sub-Saharan Africa. Conducts research and training, provides information, collects and exchanges germplasm, and encourages transfer of technology, in partnership with African national agricultural research and development programs.

Journal of Tropical Agriculture:: The Journal of Tropical Agriculture is a peer-reviewed international journal that publishes scientific articles concerned with all aspects of crop science, agroecosystem management and conservation, and in particular the application of biological, engineering, ecological, and social knowledge to the management of agricultural crops in the tropics including plantation and horticultural crops. The journal has been published since 1961—initially a

Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA):: The Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA) is a professional association of individuals and corporate bodies concerned with the role of agriculture for development throughout the world. TAA brings together individuals and organisations from both developed and less developed countries to enable them to contribute to international policies and actions aimed at reducing poverty and improving livelihoods. The Association was formed in the late 19

Tropical Agriculture and Rural Environment Program:: The Tropical Agriculture and Rural Environment Program addresses the interactions between agricultural production, environmental quality, and nutrition and human well-being. Together with our partners, TropAg helps accelerate progress toward food security in Africa while also improving rural livelihoods, human nutrition, and environmental sustainability. We are developing a scientific evidence base, which translates into tools, guidelines, and

University of Hawaii College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources:: Manoa, Hawaii.

Tropical Agriculture Association (TAA) Online Directory of Consultants:: Details of TAA members who have registered as being available for tropical agriculture and rural development consulting and employment opportunities.

Western Pacific Tropical Research Center:: Provides information on research being undertaken, news, the Guam Aquaculture Development and Training Center and experiment stations.

International Tropical Timber Organization:: The primary focus is to provide an effective framework for consultation among producer and consumer member countries on all aspects of the world timber economy within its mandate. (Yokohama, Japan)

International Tropical Fruits Network:: Includes a fruit information compendium, articles, discussion forum, market prices, news, and projects.

International Symposium on Tropical and Subtropical Fruits:: Online scientific papers concerning fruit and fruit cultivation.