Copyright policies of materials (including images) from contributing centres


The image is property of the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT). All rights reserved. Responsibility for the image rests solely with CIMMYT. Permission for its use by [name of organization] is granted as follows:
1. Permission is granted for use by [name of organization] only. CIMMYT retains full rights over the image and it is licensed to no other organization.
2. Permission to use the image is granted on a one-time basis only as an illustration for the purpose/publication described in the attached message.
3. The image will be used without altering, distorting, or otherwise changing through digital or other means.
4. CIMMYT will be acknowledged as the source of the image.
5. Commercial use is prohibited, without express permission of CIMMYT. CIMMYT contact details.


IITA holds the copyright to its publications, images, and Web pages but encourages duplication of these materials for noncommercial purposes. Proper citation is required and modification of these materials is prohibited. Permission to make digital or hard copies of part or all of this work for personal or classroom use is hereby granted without fee and without a formal request provided that copies are not made or distributed for profit or commercial advantage and that copies bear this notice and full citation on the first page. Copyright for components not owned by IITA must be honored and permission pursued with the owner of the information. To copy otherwise, to republish, to post on servers, or to redistribute to lists, requires prior specific permission. IITA Contact details.


Copyright policy for published materials.


Creative commons policy for re-distribution of materials.


The Genebanks

The 11 CGIAR genebanks currently conserve 730,000 of cereals and grain legumes, forage crops, tree species, root and tuber crops, bananas and crop wild relatives.