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TIGR2ESS: Transforming India's Green Revolution by Research and Empowerment for Sustainable food Supplies

A Global Challenges Research Fund project
 
Women take part in a focus group discussion in Chakai

Mapping diversity in India’s agricultural communities

18 April 2019

Dr Shreya Sinha, a postdoctoral researcher working on TIGR2ESS Flagship Project 1 (FP1), recently took part in an exchange to India to visit several FP1 sites. Here, she describes the valuable insights gained from her time in the field.

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Adventures in R: Reflections on the TIGR2ESS workshop on “R for Genomics and Data Mining”

28 March 2019

Two TIGR2ESS Flagship Programmes recently joined forces to deliver an intensive hands-on training workshop for 50 early career researchers working on a range of plant and crop science projects.

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TIGR2ESS is recruiting

18 December 2018

The TIGR2ESS team in Cambirdge is recruiting a half-time Impact, Data and Outreach Manager. Please check out the advert on the University of Cambridge job opportunities page, here . Please note that applications for this vacancy have now closed.

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Global Food Security International Symposium, 8-9 April 2019

14 December 2018

Registration for the Global Food Security International Symposium will soon start. Applicatons for flash talks and posters can be submitted already. Please send your name, title of talk or poster, and a short summary of what you will present (max. 100 words) to coordinator@globalfood.cam.ac.uk . Further details about the...

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TIGR2ESS workshop in New Delhi on data mining and the use of 'R'

14 November 2018

The next TIGR2ESS event will be a joint FP2/FP3 workshop, to take place in New Delhi in February/March 2019. The workshop will focus on the use of 'R' for biological data analysis and advanced crop genomics as well as expore different techniques for data mining from literature. The workshop is jointly organised by Dr...

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TIGR2ESS Launches in New Delhi, Feb 2018

22 February 2018

Cambridge and Indian partners launch collaboration to transform India’s Green Revolution

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Changing the face of Indian farming

20 December 2017

Indian agriculture is expected to feed a growing and increasingly urbanised population. But if everyone wants to move to towns and cities, who is left to farm the land?

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Funding for TIGR2ESS Announced

20 December 2017

Cambridge-led collaboration aims to tackle global food security challenge

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