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Research Projects


Climate Mitigation Policies and Food Security

This study assesses the effectiveness of global mitigation polices that are broadly aligned with the different responsibilities of developed and developing countries under the UNFCCC, and examines emission leakage effects as well as impacts on food security in developing countries.

Purdue Improved Crop Storage (PICS)

In partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, this five-year project works to help farmers in West and Central Africa get the most out of their crop harvest by introducing them to an inexpensive, non-toxic, triple-layer bag that protects crops from losses during storage.

Purdue's Collaborative Research Support Program Portfolio (CRSPs)

Collaborative Research Support Programs (CRSPs) focus the capabilities of U.S. land grant universities to carry out the international food and agricultural research mandate of the U.S. Government. Purdue researchers are actively involved in six CRSPs.


Gerald D. & Edna E. Mann Hall, Rm 105
203 S. Martin Jischke Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1971

Gebisa Ejeta

Gary Burniske
Managing Director

Pamela McClure
Program Coordinator

Angela Dillworth
Administrative Assistant

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