Welcome to the ACIAR Research Portal

Here you will find a wide range of information and data related to ACIAR's collaborative programs and projects.

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ACIAR Gender Equity portal

This portal collects a range of information relating to ACIAR's "Gender Equity and Women's Empowerment" goal.

Transformative Agriculture and Enterprise Development Program (TADEP)

The Transformative Agriculture and Enterprise Development Program (TADEP) is a multidisciplinary research program that aims to improve the livelihoods of rural men and women in Papua New Guinea.

Isidora Ramita takes photos of rice as she practices using commcare surveys on tablets. The Commcare training was delivered by AgImpact at the NARI research station in Leh, in Eastern Highlands Province of Papua New Guinea. AgImpact is delivering a Short Research Assignment for ACIAR exploring the uptake of using apps on tablets for agricultural research.
Mobile Acquired Data (MAD)

MAD technologies can provide feedback to end users (e.g. farmers) allowing better relationships with communities and greater research impact.

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Eastern Indonesia Agribusiness Development Opportunities (EI-ADO)

EI-ADO (Analysing Agribusiness Development Opportunities in Eastern Indonesia) is a series of agribusiness value chain studies funded by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).

The Australian International Food Security Research Centre (AIFSRC)

Our goal is to help smallholder farmers and other poor households access sufficient, accessible and nutritious food.

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Sustainable Development Investment Portfolio (SDIP)

SDIP aims to improve the management of water, energy and food resources in three Himalayan river basins (Indus, Ganges and Brahmaputra), focussing on benefits for women and girls.

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This program aims to significantly improve beef production and the livelihoods of smallholder farmers across five provinces in Indonesia.

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Improving ground water management to enhance agriculture and farming livelihoods in Pakistan

This program uses partnerships to address the complexity of achieving effective and fair groundwater management for social, economic and environmental benefits.

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Pacific Plant Biosecurity Partnership (PPBP)

This program is a new multi-faceted approach to capacity building in plant biosecurity for Pacific Island Countries. 

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Aik Saath

Aik Saath is an Urdu phrase meaning "Together", and is the name for ACIAR’s program of Research for Development (R4D) in Pakistan.