Partners Africa

The AgMIP community includes collaborators from around the globe in the comparison and improvement of agricultural models. These teams investigate ways the models can be used to evaluate likely changes in crop production and economic conditions under current and future climate, farming, and societal conditions. Below are listed the African leaders of ongoing AgMIP projects and links to collaborating African institutions. Click on a project name to read more about team activities and members.

REGIONAL ASSESSMENTS

Sub-Saharan Africa
KPC Rao, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Kenya (East Africa Team)
Samuel Adiku, University of Ghana, Ghana (West Africa Team)
Patricia Masikati-Hlanguyo, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (South Africa Livestock Team)
Yacob Beletse, Agricultural Research Council – Pretoria, South Africa (Southern Africa Team)
Job Kihara, International Center for Tropical Agriculture, Kenya (Coordination Team)

MODEL IMPROVEMENTS

Livestock and Grasslands
Mario Herrero, International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya

Sorghum and Millet
KPC Rao, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Kenya
Sibery Traore, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Mali

Sugarcane
Abraham Singles, South African Sugarcane Research Institute, South Africa

AFRICAN COLLABORATING INSTITUTIONS

Agence Nationale de l’Aviation Civile et de la Meteorologie , Senegal
Agence Nationale de la Meteorologie, Mali
Agrhymet Regional Centre, Niger
Agricultural Research Council, South Africa
ARC – Grain Crops Institute, South Africa
Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa, Burkina Faso
Botswana College of Agriculture, Botswana
Bureau of Agricultural Consultancy and Advisory Services, Tanzania
Faculdade de Agronomia e Engenharia Florestal to Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Mozambique
Human Sciences Research Council, South Africa
Initiative Prospective Agricole et Rurale, Senegal
Institut de l’Environnement et de Recherches Agricoles, Burkina Faso
International Center for Tropical Agriculture, Kenya
International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Kenya
International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya
Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, Kenya
Makerere University, Uganda
Mekelle University, Ethiopia
National University of Lesotho, Lesotho
Polytechnic of Namibia, Namibia
Savanna Agricultural Research Institute, Ghana
South African Sugarcane Research Institute, South Africa
University for Development Studies, Ghana
University of Cape Town, South Africa
University of Ghana, Ghana
University of the Free State, South Africa