Dr. Reiner Wassmann, IRRI climate change expert, received this award in recognition for his valuable contribution in the development of Can Tho University's the Research Institute for Climate Change (March 2016).  

Dr. Reiner Wassmann was one of the lead authors of the revised IPCC Guidelines: National Greenhouse Gas Inventories Guidelines: Agriculture, Forestry, and Other Land Use (2004-2006) published in 2007. He is also a contributing author in the ongoing 5th Assessment Report

IRRI scientists receive medals from Vietnam

11 September 2012

IRRI Scientists are among the recipients of medals from Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development that were presented in September this year. They were awarded during the 60th Anniversary of the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences for the cause of agriculture and rural development of Vietnam.

The recipients were Reiner Wassmann (senior scientist and coordinator, Rice and Climate Change Consortium), Gerry Barry (leader, Golden Rice Project), and Romeo Labios (consultant, CLUES project).