A Food Secure World for all: Toward a New Vision and Strategy for the CGIAR

This document is TAC’s final draft on the future vision and strategy of the CGIAR. In this document, TAC proposes that the CGIAR adopt as its strategic framework a new vision, goal and mission. The Committee also proposes a new two-pronged approach for moving the CGIAR toward this vision and goal based on the integration of seven planks into a cohesive operational strategy.



The fourteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 14-16 September 2016 at ICRISAT Headquarters, Patancheru, India.

The thirteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 25-27 May 2016 at CIP Headquarters, Lima, Peru.


Following SF 2016, the ISPC conducted an evaluation of the Forum to assist in planning and modeling future events more successfully. An online participant survey was carried out and citation analyses were done for the papers published in the special issues after the previous three SFs.

This ISPC commented study examines two distinct partnership domains: Multi-stakeholder partnerships (MSPs) in Agricultural Research for Development and Global MSPs approaches. It develops a framework of Partnership and Innovation Modes to assist the CGIAR in embedding its work within the wider archi­tecture of partnership, platforms, and networks that will be required to tackle global scale challenges.