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50TH ANNIVERSARY: 1964-2014 & Beyond

50TH ANNIVERSARY: 1964-2014 & Beyond Established on 1 October 1964, the FAO and IAEA created the Joint FAO/IAEA Division as a strategic partnership in order to mobilize the talents and resources of both organizations and hence to broaden cooperation between their Member States in the peaceful application of nuclear science and technology ... Full Story »

Superior and Outstanding Achievement Awards in Plant Mutation Breeding

New Announcement on Extended Nomination Deadline for Superior and Outstanding Achievement Awards in Plant Mutation Breeding
As requested by Member States the Joint FAO/IAEA Division extends the deadline for nominations for Superior and Outstanding Achievement Awards in Plant Mutation Breeding until 31 July 2014.
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Resources

  • 1 - 25 July 2014

    Regional Group Fellowship of Project RAS5065 - Supporting Climate-Proofing Rice Production Systems (CRiPS) Based on Nuclear Applications - on "Phenotyping and Integrated Plant Mutation Breeding with Best Fit Soil and Water Management Practices for Climate Change Adaptation", IRRI, Los Baños, Philippines.
    Technical Officer: Lee Heng

  • 21 – 25 July 2014

    First RCM of CRP on "Dormancy Management to Enable Mass-rearing and Increase Efficacy of Sterile Insects and Natural Enemies", Vienna, Austria.
    Technical Officer: R. Cardoso Pereira

  • Mutant Varieties Database (MVD)

    The FAO/IAEA Mutant Variety Database or MVD provides information on induced mutations suitable for breeding programme and genetic analysis. View database →

  • The International Database on Insect Disinfestation and Sterilization (IDIDAS)

    Joint service of the IAEA and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). An interactive resource providing information on a species basis for both disinfestation and sterilization of arthropods, with dosage levels and conditions, efficacy and references. View database →