CGIAR Research Program on Water, Land and Ecosystems (WLE)

Connected thinking, compelling solutions

WLE is a global research-for-development program connecting partners to
deliver agriculture solutions that protect people and our natural resources

Highlights

  • Blog Post

    Here comes the sun: solar technology for agriculture

  • Blog Post

    Systems Thinking Empowers Us

  • Press Release: Is waste the next big business opportunity?

News

Thrive

Publications

Conversation Starters

One farmer’s soil choices could offset the carbon emissions of a round trip New York-Nairobi flight.

Research

113 research projects in 79 countries carried out in collaboration with more than 350 partners

Solutions

Evidence-based land and water management innovations for sustainable intensification of agriculture at scale

Impact

333,000 farmers use new technologies and 2,9 million hectares are under improved use or management