Climate change

Trouble for tapioca: Cassava in Vietnam

Vietnam is world renowned for its cuisine, and one of the staple crops in the country, as well as throughout Southeast Asia, is cassava, more popularly known as tapioca. Originally from South America, cassava tubers contain valuable starch and minerals, and is generally quite robust when it comes to withstanding the effects of climate change and other environmental impacts.

Protecting biodiversity to ensure the future we want

Man digging in stream in Pakistan

Better science and knowledge for better policy on biodiversity and nature’s contributions to people in the Asia-Pacific region.

Final report: SIANI African Biochar Expert Group

This report summarizes the work of the SIANI Expert Group on African Biochar. It presents the completed activities during the period of Expert Group funding and gives an outlook of additional activities yet to come.

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