, UPR Systemes de perennes, F-34398 Montpellier, France.
The coconut data set was developed within the framework of the Generation Challenge Program (GCP) of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research by Luc Baudouin and Patricia Lebrun, of CIRAD
, the French Agricultural Research Center for International Development, Montpellier, France.
This study was partly funded by the European VACNADA project implemented by the African Union (International Bureau of Animal Resources, Nairobi), and by CIRAD
grant ATP Emergence.
However, the star performer to emerge from SMS and its ongoing collaboration with the French research institute CIRAD
is the Marseillesa variety, a true breeding line selected from a Sarchimor, itself a cross between the Villa Sarchi varietal and Catimor.
ICCRI), in cooperation with CIRAD
, a French agricultural research
In addition to this recently collected material, which is deposited in the collections of RMCA and CIRAD
, the information included in this paper was supplemented with published literature records and older records in entomological collections.
2) UMR 1208 Ingenierie des Agropolymeres et Technologies Emergentes, INRA, Montpellier SupAgro, CIRAD
, Universite Montpellier 2, UMR IATE - Bat 35, 2, pl Viala, F-34000 Montpellier, France
On the research side, the French research agency CIRAD
led a forestry project in which DSNP is a study site.
Une etude menee conjointement par le CIRAD
(Centre Internationale de Recherche en Agronomie pour le Developpement) et l'ONF a permis de dresser un bilan patrimonial (3) pour trois periodes (1990, 2000 et 2006).
A co-operation agreement between the Higher Agricultural Studies and Research Institution (IRESA) and the French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD
) was signed, on Friday in Tunis, by IRESA president Abdelaziz Mougou and CIRAD
director-general Grard Matheron, under chairmanship of secretary of state to agriculture and water resources minister Abderrazak Daaloul.
TABLE 1 FLAR Member Countries/Industries April 2006 Current Members Past Members Argentina Chile Bolivia CIRAD
Brazil (a) Cuba CIAT (a) IRRI Colombia (a) Paraguay Costa Rica Ecuador Guatemala Guyana Honduras Mexico Nicaragua Panama Uruguay Venezuela (a) Notes: CIAT = Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical; CIRAD
= Centre de Cooperation International en Recherche Agronomique pour le Developpement; IRRI = International Rice Research Institute.
While it is based on scientific studies, such as the Agrimonde foresight study conducted by INRA and CIRAD
, the book is widely accessible for the general public.