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An Indian webnews mentioned the "Cut Soiler" introduced by JIRCAS for salinity reclamation

An Indian newspaper (The Tribue) on July 4th published a short article on the "cut soiler," a new subsoil breaker introduced and operated in northern States of India under the collaboration project of JIRCAS and Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI), for reclamation of soil salinity.


Inauguration of the research facilities developed by the SATREPS Madagascar Project

An inauguration ceremony to mark the opening of the research facilities developed by the Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development (SATREPS) Madagascar Project was held in Antanarivo, Madagascar on May 10, 2019.

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  • International organization Summary of the IPBES Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

    The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES)has published a summary of the Global Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for policy makers. The report includes a comprehensive analysis of the impact of economic development over the past 50 years on natural resources and ecosystems and possible scenarios in the coming decades, based on nearly 15,000 references including scientific papers and government information prepared by experts from 50 countries.
  • Meeting Participation at the 26th World Outlook Conference

    The World Outlook Conference for this year was held in Ireland at the Agriculture and Food Development Authority (Teagasc) in suburban Dublin from 8 to 9 June 2017. Dr. Jun Furuya, a senior researcher of the Social Sciences Division, attended the conference on behalf of JIRCAS.

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