International Programs in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (IP-CALS) at Cornell University produces leaders who positively and sustainably improve global food security.
Climate CoLab, an idea innovation contest run by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is intended to harness the collective intelligence of thousands of people from all around the world to address global climate change. SRI-Rice’s proposal, “Unleashing the climate-smart potential of Africa’s forgotten rice,” has passed to the final round in two of this year’s categories. (See our Adaptation category proposal and Land Use category proposal.) There are two awards: 1) Popular Choice Awards are chosen by public voting and 2) Judges' Choice winners are selected by the Judges. Read more