The Alliance of Bioversity and the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) - hereafter the Alliance delivers research-based solutions that harness agricultural biodiversity and sustainably transform food systems to improve people’s lives. Alliance solutions address the global crises of malnutrition, climate change, biodiversity loss, and environmental degradation.
With novel partnerships, the Alliance generates evidence and mainstream innovations to transform food systems and landscapes so that they sustain the planet, drive prosperity, and nourish people in more than 50 tropical and developing countries.
The Alliance has a long history of promoting sustainable agriculture and landscape management and restoration. They have a unique combination of scientific expertise on soils and water management, ecosystem services, landscape restoration, the use of biodiversity for food and agriculture, inclusive socio-ecological systems, and economic incentives