One billion people in the world face hunger. DFID has committed £350 million to agricultural research in the period 2010-15 to improve food security and tackle hunger in developing countries. Activities range from advanced scientific research in UK universities to projects developing and testing ways to get innovative products such as new seeds or animal vaccines into use.
Our review looks at DFID’s work in this area. As a result of our findings this review has been marked green-amber.