Promoting Trans disciplinary Research and Action in Sustainable Management of Agrobiodiversity

We Are

MSSRF Family

Community Agrobiodiversity Centre (CAbC) was established in 1997 at Wayanad district of Kerala, as one of the regional centres of M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Chennai, India. The Centre was established to promote community conservation systems of rural and tribal people through research, extension and advocacy. Centre works in partnership with rural and farming communities for sustainable agricultural and rural development. The activities are designed in such a way that promotes a pro-nature, pro-poor, pro-woman and a pro-livelihood orientation to technology development and dissemination.

Our Intervention Areas

Children and poor people are at high risk of severe malnutrition & no education

What’s Happening

പ്രകൃതി സംരക്ഷത്തിന് ദിശാബോധം നൽകി പ്രൊഫ. എം. കെ. പ്രസാദ് വിടവാങ്ങി.
കേരളത്തിലെ മുൻ നിര പരിസ്ഥിതി പ്രവർത്തകനും എം എസ് സ്വാമിനാഥൻ ഗവേഷണ നിലയത്തിന്റെ ഉപദേശക സമിതി ...
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Ongoing Projects

Stories from the field

A stitching studio- sewing classroom was established at Maniyarankudy village in the district of Idukki. The venture has been providing ...
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The screw pine plants grow wild on the banks of rivers, canals, ponds and backwaters of Kerala and also serve ...
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Studies reveal that influx of cash crops, high availability of vegetables in the market and increased purchasing power of households ...
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