CIRED links Virginia Tech to the world. It supports the university’s international mission by leading projects that raise the standard of living in developing countries, partnering with more than 80 universities and institutions around the world. In 2018, OIRED became CIRED (Center for International Research, Education, and Development), part of Virginia Tech’s Outreach and International Affairs and a new center focused on continuing Virginia Tech’s global legacy.

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  • CIRED Connect, June 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Center for International Research, Education, and Development, 2020-06)
    A periodic newsletter of the Center for International Research, Education, and Development. In this edition, we focus on how COVID-19 is impacting CIRED’s projects and activities around the world and how we are responding.
  • Parasitism of Locally Recruited Egg Parasitoids of the Fall Armyworm in Africa 

    Laminou, Saidou A.; Ba, Malick Niango; Karimoune, Laouali; Doumma, Ali; Muniappan, Rangaswamy (MDPI, 2020-07-09)
    The fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae), is an insect native to the tropical and subtropical Americas that has recently spread to Africa, where it predominately attacks ...
  • Mobile phones and women's empowerment in Maasai communities: How men shape women's social relations and access to phones 

    Summers, Kelly H.; Baird, Timothy D.; Woodhouse, Emily; Christie, Maria Elisa; McCabe, J. Terrence; Terta, Felista; Peter, Naomi (Elsevier, 2020-05-13)
    Mobile phones have been heralded by many as promising new tools to empower women throughout the Global South. However, some have asserted that new information and communication technologies (ICTs) may serve to amplify ...
  • Strategies and tools for integrating gender into agriculture and nutrition curriculum: Symposium Report 

    Jones, Kristal; Christie, Maria Elisa (Virginia Tech, 2014-07)
    The ‘Strategies and Tools for Integrating Gender in the Agriculture and Nutrition Curriculum’ Symposium, held in Mbour, Senegal, on June 17-18, 2014 brought together educators, development practitioners, government agents ...
  • US-Africa Higher Education Partnerships: Strategies and Practices for Success 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2015-03)
    InnovATE hosted a symposium at the University of Florida in Gainesville that was centered on preparing successful students, faculty and institutions. Speakers from USAID, Higher Education for Development, World Bank, and ...
  • innovATE: Building Capacity for Agricultural Training and Education in Developing Countries 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2013-09)
    This symposium brings together educators, administrators, and development experts whose interest lies in capacity building of agricultural education and training systems in developing countries. The symposium will collect ...
  • InnovATE Symposium 2017 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-06)
    How do internal or external, national or institutional policies affect agricultural education and training (AET) systems? This is an important question for sustainable development of AET systems in international development. ...
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Fall 2015 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2015-10-13)
    This is the inaugural issue of the IPM Innovation Lab newsletter.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Fall 2016 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2016-11-15)
    This is the fall 2016 edition of the IPM Innovation Lab quarterly newsletter.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Spring 2016 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2016-03-23)
    This is the second issue of the IPM Innovation Lab newsletter.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Summer 2016 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2016-08-11)
    This is the third issue of the IPM Innovation Lab newsletter.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, March 2018 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2018-03)
    Welcome to the March 2018 newsletter from the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Integrated Pest Management! We have much to update you on since last season, and we are happy to share our most recent projects, highlights, ...
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Summer 2017 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-08-07)
    This newsletter from the IPM Innovation Lab provides updates on the lab’s most recent work building food security around the world.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Winter 2017 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2017-03-03)
    This is the winter 2017 issue of the IPM Innovation Lab newsletter.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Spring 2019 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2019-04-03)
    This newsletter from the IPM Innovation Lab provides updates on the lab’s most recent work building food security around the world.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Fall 2018 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2018-12-06)
    This newsletter from the IPM Innovation Lab provides updates on the lab’s most recent work building food security around the world.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Winter 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2020-01-29)
    This newsletter from the IPM Innovation Lab provides updates on the lab’s most recent work building food security around the world.
  • IPM Innovation Lab Newsletter, Summer 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech, 2020-06-23)
    For many teams focused on decreasing global food insecurity, the COVID-19 pandemic has significantly delayed progress. However, a long history of adapting crop solutions to local conditions has helped the IPM Innovation ...
  • CIRED: A brief history of the Center for International Research, Education, and Development at Virginia Tech 

    Moore, Keith (Virginia Tech. Center for International Research, Education, and Development, 2020)
    This publication provides a photographic, yet reflective look at the people, programs, and partners that have defined CIRED as we know it today.
  • CIRED Connect, January 2020 

    Unknown author (Virginia Tech. Center for International Research, Education, and Development, 2020-01)
    Learn more about recent programs and events in CIRED Connect, a periodic newsletter of the Center for International Research, Education, and Development.

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