342. Overview of JIRCAS Research Programs
JIRCAS has been conducting research activities under a new research program and project structure in the 5th Medium to Long-term Plan (5 years until 2025), which started on April 1, 2021. We are pleased to announce the release of the website introducing our research programs and projects.
- Environment Program: Development of agricultural technologies for climate change, resource recycling and environmental conservation
Program Director：HAYASHI Keiichi
- Food Program: Technology development towards building a new food system with improved productivity, sustainability and resilience
Program Director：NAKASHIMA Kazuo
- Information Program: Strengthening function as an international hub for providing strategic information on agriculture, forestry and fisheries, and mobilizing new research partnerships
Program Director：IIYAMA Miyuki
The contents will be updated as the projects progress.
Contributor: OMORI Keisuke (Head, Information and Public Relations Office)