Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA)

TAP partner
Type of Organization: 
Agricultural Research Organizations
The Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa) was founded on April 26, 1973, and is under the aegis of the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Food Supply. Since its foundation, and with partners from the National Agricultural Research System, Embrapa has taken on the challenge to develop a genuinely Brazilian model of tropical agriculture and livestock to overcome the barriers that limited the production of food, fiber, and fuel in the country.
Areas of activity: 
research and development
Focus of Capacity Development: