A4NH Agriculture for Nutrition and Health
AAS Aquatic Agricultural Systems
CCAFS Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security
DC Dryland Cereals
DS Dryland Systems
FTA Forests, Trees and Agroforestry
GRiSP Global Rice Science Partnership
GL Grain Legumes
Humidtropics Integrated Systems for the Humid Tropics
L&F Livestock and Fish
PIM Policies, Institutions and Markets
RTB Roots, Tubers and Bananas
WLE Water, Land and Ecosystems


AfricaRice The Africa Rice Center
Bioversity Bioversity International
CIFOR The Center for International Forestry Research
ICARDA The International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas
CIAT The International Center for Tropical Agriculture
ICRISAT The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
IFPRI The International Food Policy Research Institute
IITA The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture
ILRI The International Livestock Research Institute
CIMMYT The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center
CIP The International Potato Center
IRRI The International Rice Research Institute
IWMI The International Water Management Institute
ICRAF The World Agroforestry Centre
WorldFish WorldFish


CRP CGIAR Research Program
IEA Independent Evaluation Arrangement
ISPC Independent Science and Partnership Council
IDO Intermediate Development Outcomes
SRF Strategy and Results Framework
SLO System-Level Outcomes


BMGF Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
CSA Climate-Smart Agriculture
DFID Department for International Development
DIIVA Diffusion and Impact of Improved Varieties in Africa project
DTMA Drought Tolerant Maize for Africa
DRRW Durable Rust Resistance in Wheat project
ECOP Evaluation Community of Practice
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
GAAP Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
IEA Independent Evaluation Arrangement
IEA Independent Science and Partnership Council
INCAS Indonesia’s National Carbon Accounting System
IFRS International Financial Reporting Standards
IFAD International Fund for Agricultural Development
ITPGRFA International Treaty of Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture
NGO Non-governmental organization
OFSP Orange-fleshed sweet potato
PRiSM Philippines Rice Information System
REDD Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation
RIICE Remote Sensing-based Information and Insurance for Crops in Emerging Economies project
SPIA Standing Panel on Impact Assessment
SIAC Strengthening Impact Assessment in CGIAR program
SAR Synthetic Aperture Radar
UNDP United Nations Development Programme
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
SDG United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
WEAI Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index
WFP World Food Program
WTO World Trade Organization