USAID Picks University to Lead Horticulture Research Program

    The U.S. Agency for International Development has chosen the University of California, Davis to head a USD15 million

    that aims to demonstrate the ways through which horticulture can help reduce hunger and malnutrition. The program includes research, curriculum development, training and outreach activities in sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America and southern Asia.

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    • Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.