Update on IRRI 2024 Reunion and GRRF Annual Board MTG

The GRRF Board Meeting and accompanying IRRI Reunion will be held Friday July 26, Saturday July 27, and end on Sunday July 28. The Welcome Reception, GRRF Board Meeting and site of most hotel bookings is– The Benson Hotel 309 SW Broadway Portland, Oregon 97205...

2024 Reunion Information

Attendees to IRRI Reunion 2024: All, it looks like we will be having a good turnout for our IRRI Reunion this July in Portland, Oregon. So, we should have a great and memorable weekend. We are in the process of putting together the weekend, but first, some business:...

IRRI Reunion with GRRF 2024

Dear IRRI Alumni,   As many of you know, the Asia Rice Foundation USA (ARFUSA) has changed its name to the Global Rice Research Foundation – GRRF (www.ricefound.org), with its mission and activities unchanged. As in years past, GRRF will hold its Annual General...

IRRI Reunion and GRRF Annual Meeting

The 2024 Annual Meeting will be combined with a Reunion for IRRI former staff, July 25-28 in Portland, Oregon. Reserve the dates and plan to come to Oregon to meet up with IRRI friends and colleagues. More information to...

New Funding

GRRF is proud to announce it has been given a grant from the National Philanthropic Trust, as recommended by the Open Philanthropy Donor Advised Fund, to “support three six-week research fellowships to engage Ph.D. students in food security – related programs.”...

Report on the 2023 Annual Meeting

The 2023 meeting was held in Ithaca NY, at Cornell. Ronnie and Charlotte Coffman hosted a welcome dinner attended by all. The business meeting decided GRRF would host a Reunion for all former and current IRRI staff along with the Annual Meeting in 2024 in Portland,...