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Donors and Funding Status

  • ARIA Foundation
  • Australia (AusAID)
  • Bayer: Division CropScience
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation/UN Foundation
  • Canada (CIDA)
  • CGIAR Fund Council
  • CropLife International
  • DuPont/Pioneer Hi-Bred
  • E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company
  • Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • Germany
  • Grains Research and Development Corporation
  • Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique – INRA
  • Ireland (Irish Aid)
  • Japan
  • Leibniz Institute (IPK)
  • Moore Foundation
  • New Zealand (Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry)
  • Republic of Korea
  • Sam Spiegel Foundation
  • Spain
  • Switzerland (SDC)
  • Syngenta Foundation for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Unilever
  • United Nations Foundation
  • World Bank – CGIAR
  • Aurora Borealis Foundation
  • Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
  • Brazil (EMBRAPA)
  • Bundesverband Deutscher Pflanzenzuechter (BDP)
  • CGIAR Centres
  • Colombia (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • Czech Republic
  • Egypt (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • Ethiopia
  • Gatsby Charitable Foundation
  • Gordon J. Hammersley Foundation
  • India (Ministry of Agriculture)
  • International Seed Federation
  • Italy (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • KWS SAAT AG
  • Lillian Goldman Charitable Trust
  • Netherlands (Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture, and Innovation)
  • Norway (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Slovak Republic
  • Sweden (Sida)
  • Syngenta AG
  • Systemwide Genetic Resources Programme
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America (USAID)

Endowment Fund Status as of 31 December 2021

Donors Received US$
Australia 20,165,706
Bill Gates Foundation/UN Foundation 8,003,118
Bundesverband Deutscher Pflanzenzüchter 25,735
CropLife International 43,726
Czech Republic 40,000
Dupont/ Pioneer  Hi-bred 2,000,000
Egypt 25,000
Ethiopia 25,000
Germany 62,267,631
Groupe Limagrain 60,976
India 559,950
International Seed Federation 80,785
Ireland 4,144,250
KWS SAAT AG 35,589
Netherlands 489,000
New Zealand 3,547,200
Norway 31,491,161
Republic of Korea 442,556
Slovak Republic 20,000
Spain 2,629,650
Sweden 11,886,620
Switzerland 10,992,704
Syngenta AG 1,000,000
United Kingdom 19,468,582
United States – before Farm Bill 42,825,073
United States – US Farm Bill* 22,365,120
Sub Total 244,635,131
Concessional Loan ** 61,835,250
Sub Total 61,835,250
Grand Total  306,470,381

*Amount authorized for the Crop Trust by the United States Congress under the 2014 to 2018 Farm Bill

** The concessional loan comprises EUR 50m from KfW plus grants from BMZ and the Government of the Netherlands as a contribution towards the interest costs of the concessional loan (Loan at December 2021 exchange rate.)

Project Fund Status as of 31 December 2021

Donors Received US$
Australia 140,007
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) 92,164
European Commission 4,529,451
CGIAR Fund Council 174,370,216
CGIAR – GIZ 8,271,461
Pioneer Hi-bred International, Inc. 80,000
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company 50,000
FAO 275,800
FELCO SA 47,142
Gates Foundation/UN Foundation 21,909,108
Germany 8,255,402
Grains Research & Development Corp 5,000,000
Finland 614,803
Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique – INRA 22,371
Ireland 105,989
Japan 508,427
Lillian Goldman Charitable Trust 1,000,000
Netherlands 3,126,895
Norway 53,487,540
Oak Spring Garden Foundation 27,000
Pepsico Inc. 40,000
Switzerland 2,721,333
Syngenta AG 95,220
Syngenta Foundation 30,000
Templeton World Charity Foundation, Inc. (TWCF) 1,665,00
Unilever 62,715
Total 298,084,045

Operational Fund Status as of 31 December 2021

Donors Received US$
ARIA Foundation 10,000
Aurora Borealis Foundation 10,625
Australia 379,790
Bayer: Division CropScience 11,117
Brazil 30,000
Canada 9,013,812
CGIAR Centers 210,000
Colombia 35,802
Gatsby Charitable Foundation 1,057,573
Germany 602,758
Gordon J. Hammersley Foundation 20,000
Italy 989,096
KWS SAAT AG 5,482
Leibniz Institute (IPK) 5,605
Moore Foundation 200,000
Norway 681,438
Rockefeller Foundation 305,000
Sam Spiegal Foundation 5,000
Individual/Sundry Donations 159,172
Sweden 438,096
Switzerland 125,000
Syngenta Foundation 221,732
Systemwide Genetic Resources Program 255,000
United Nations Foundation 775,000
United States – before Farm Bill 4,887,159
United States – US Farm Bill* 600,000
World Bank 200,000
Total 21,234,258
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