France (French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a transcontinental country comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European, or metropolitan, area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to the Atlantic Ocean. Overseas France include French Guiana on the South American continent and several island territories in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans. France spans 643,801 square kilometres (248,573 sq mi) and has a total population of 66.7 million.(Source: DBpedia)


Pres. Iwanaga at the Rice CRP Independent Steering Committee Meeting in Montpelier, France

JIRCAS President, Dr. Masa Iwanaga, attended the Independent Steering Committee (ISC) meeting of the Rice CGIAR Research Program (CRP) held in Montpelier, France on June 7-8, 2018. The Rice CRP is promoted by research institutes (IRRI, AfricaRice, CIAT) under CGIAR together with research institutes from France (CIRAD, IRD).

JIRCAS signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with iEES Paris

On 26 October 2018, JIRCAS signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) establishing collaborative research with the French Institute of Ecology and Environmental Sciences - Paris (iEES Paris).



国立研究開発法人国際農林水産業研究センター, 広報JIRCAS. 2 ( )

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坂田 公男, 熱帯農研集報. 23 , 18- 24 ( )


, 資料 : 農林省農林水産技術会議事務局熱帯農業研究管理室. 5 ( )

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