Tropical Agriculture Platform

Weak and outdated Institutions are a major challenge to agricultural innovation and research.

GFAR themes 2013: Tropical Agriculture Platform (TAP)

National Center for Applied Research on Rural Development

The National Center for Applied Research on Rural Development (FOFIFA) promotes agricultural research in Madagascar and focuses on crop, livestock, forestry, postharvest, and socioeconomic research. FOFIFA provides research in order to create an in-depth understanding of issues with direct relevance to various stakeholders in rural development. FOFIFA collaborates with regional and international research institutes and networks involved in rural development issues in Madagascar.