The Road from GCARD1 to GCARD2, and beyond

Taking Agricultural Research for Development to another level. Read more about GCARD2 on


Man herding cattle in Mali

The three main themes of The Second Global Conference on Agricultural Research for Development (GCARD2)  are:

  • Foresight for Impact- Matching research priorities to future development needs
  • Partnerships for impact
  • Capacity development for impact

The key elements emanate from the GCARD1 Roadmap which paved way for relevant and more responsive agricultural research for all development systems in the world. GCARD2 builds its foundation on it, looking at where we stand currently, how the changes they predicted/promised are happening and what impacts can be shown.

So what are these elements, their corresponding outcomes and their links to the conference themes?

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Posted on October 15, 2012, in Events, Youth and Agriculture. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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