Participatory Crop Improvement (PCI) has developed over the past decade as an alternative and complementary breeding approach to Formal Crop Improvement (FCI).
Participatory National Seed Sector Assessment for the Development of an ISSD Programme in Tanzania
This concept note explores a tentative six-year ISSD Central Mozambique Programme, in which ISSD partners focus on seed sector development in the agricultural growth corridor of the Zambezi Valley.
This report is a comparative analysis of available documented evidenced of past and current seed projects.
This paper discusses how well-adapted cultivars developed through participatory plant breeding (PPB) initiatives create new opportunities for production and distribution of quality seed.
This paper complements the paper ISSD in Africa A Conceptual Framework for Creating Coherence between Practices, Programmes, and Policies.
ISSD in Africa: Conceptual Framework for Creating Cohernence between Pratcies, Programmes, and Policies
This paper outlines ISSD as a useful conceptual framework for creating coherence among seed practices, programs and policies.
Network Analysis of Barley Seed Flows in Tigray, Ethiopia: Supporting the Design of Strategies that Contribute to On-Farm Management of Plant Genetic Resources
The paper covers the dissemination of barley seed, and on farm management of plant genetic resources in Tigray.