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dc.contributorGekanana, Risperen_US
dc.creatorOjiewo, Chrisen_US
dc.date2018-03-31en_US
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-23T12:17:25Z
dc.date.available2019-03-23T12:17:25Z
dc.identifierhttps://mel.cgiar.org/reporting/download/hash/2aa9d7894cd36a2b4fcd00ffcb12a1f7en_US
dc.identifier.citationChris Ojiewo, Risper Gekanana. (31/3/2018). HOPE II Progress Report.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11766/9704
dc.description.abstractHOPE II is a visionary project that seeks to improve the lives of smallholder farmers in the semi-arid tropics of Africa through enhanced dryland cereals productivity and production. It operates under five objectives: (1) Produce new, well-adapted sorghum, pearl millet, and finger millet cultivars with high yield potential and the genetic capacity to withstand major biotic and abiotic stresses; (2) Strengthen seed production and delivery systems for improved varieties; (3) Expedite the scaling out of new dryland cereals technologies (4) Quantifying uptake and adoption, gender, and impacts; and (5) Project oversight and results-based management to ensure accountability, learning and scalability. To succinctly cover an overview of the project’s progress on outputs without going into minor details of each activity, this report is organized into the following sections: (i) Developing Superior High Yielding Stress Tolerant Cultivars; (ii) Strengthening Seed Production and Delivery Systems for Improved Varieties; (iii) Promoting Best-Fit Cultivars and Allied Technologies to Enhance Awareness and Adoption; (iv) Gender Integration into Variety Development, Adoption and Impact; and (v) Strengthening Cereal Breeding Capacities of National Partners. These sections are described for each crop improvement program for each country with an introductory overview of ICRISAT’s backstopping activities and an overall project management section.en_US
dc.formatPDFen_US
dc.languageenen_US
dc.rightsCC-BY-NC-4.0en_US
dc.subjectmilleten_US
dc.titleHOPE II Progress Reporten_US
dc.typeDonor Reporten_US
cg.subject.agrovocsorghumen_US
cg.contributor.centerInternational Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics - ICRISATen_US
cg.contributor.crpCGIAR Research Program on Grain Legumes and Dryland Cereals - GLDCen_US
cg.contributor.funderBill & Melinda Gates Foundation - BMGFen_US
cg.contributor.projectHarnessing Opportunities for Productivity Enhancement (HOPE) of Sorghum and Millets in Sub-Saharan Africa Phase 2 (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), USA)en_US
cg.contributor.project-lead-instituteInternational Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics - ICRISATen_US
cg.coverage.regionWestern Africaen_US
cg.coverage.regionEastern Africaen_US
cg.coverage.countryBFen_US
cg.coverage.countryETen_US
cg.coverage.countryGHen_US
cg.coverage.countryMLen_US
cg.coverage.countryNGen_US
cg.coverage.countryTZen_US
cg.coverage.countryUGen_US
cg.contactr.gekanana@cgiar.orgen_US
dc.identifier.statusOpen accessen_US


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