Development partner

List of development partner-specific brochures.

JICA and IRRI

JICA and IRRI

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is an independent bilateral development institution that aims to contribute to the promotion of international cooperation and the sound development of the Japanese and global economy by supporting the socioeconomic development, recovery, or economic stability of developing regions.

FAO and IRRI

FAO and IRRI

IRRI’s early collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) dates back to events tied to the International Rice Year in 1966.

ADB and IRRI

ADB and IRRI

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has supported the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) since 1975 and has since funded 33 projects, 32 of which have been completed.

The BMZ and IRRI partnership

The BMZ and IRRI partnership

The German government has supported IRRI research since 1974 and, as of May 2015, had funded 61 projects through the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), for a total amount of about USD 59 million. But the Germany-IRRI relationship started much earlier, in 1966, when the first German national came to IRRI as a research fellow.

The SDC and IRRI Partnership

The SDC and IRRI Partnership

The Government of Switzerland, through the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation or SDC, and IRRI started working together in 1984. Since then, SDC has supported the Institute and 31 completed projects, worth a total of about USD 52.5 million.

IFAD and IRRI

IFAD and IRRI

For more than three decades, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has supported IRRI’s research—most notably the Institute’s work on unfavorable rice environments—through its contributions to the CGIAR Consortium (formerly the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research).

ASEAN and IRRI

ASEAN and IRRI

A huge portion of the global rice supply is produced, eaten, and traded in the rice-rich ASEAN region.

The European Commission and IRRI

The European Commission and IRRI

The European Commission (EC) has been helping Asia with its staple, rice, since 1978, through its support to the International Rice Research Institute