Focus Areas

WorldTAP Program is engaged with initiatives and projects that focuses on emerging areas of agricultural development

1. Agroecology, Integrated Pest Management, and Sustainable Agriculture

  • Training Programs
  • USAID-ICARDA-PFU (Project Facilitation Unit)
  • Entomology Symposium
  • Central Asia IPM CRSP Project
  • News and Events

2. Animal Agriculture

3. Biosafety and Biotechnology

  • Short-term and long-term training Programs
  • Africa Biosafety Network of Expertise (ABNE) project
  • Collaborative programs with Program for Biosafety Systems (PBS) and The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA)
  • Socioeconomic considerations in biosafety in Africa project
  • News and Events

4. Food Safety

5. Research Management, Intellectual Property Rights, and Technology Transfer

  • India IPR Project
    • Survey, white paper
    • Mentorship program
    • ToTs
    • HAU policy, KAU draft policy
    • AUTM Proceedings
    • Resource CD
  • U.S.-China Scientific Cooperation Exchange Program: Agricultural Science and Technology Achievement and Intellectual Property Rights PRC Team 1
  • Sri Lanka IPR capacity building
  • IPR Workshop – Morocco
  • News and Events

6. Gender Responsive Agricultural Development (GRAD) Program

  • Nepal GRAD workshop

7. Water Management

8. Food 365

  • Home gardens development project in collaboration with University of Jaffna in Sri Lanka
  • News and Events