French Polynesia


Country French Polynesia Capital : Papeete

The Crop Trust has supported 2 projects in French Polynesia

  1. Aroids: The Ministère de l’agriculture et de la pêche was supported by the Crop Trust to regenerate and characterize 10 cocoyam accessions with the objective of rescuing threatened diversity and enhancing use of the crop.
  2. Breadfruit: The Crop Trust supported the Department of Agricultural Research of the Rural Development Service to characterize and evaluate breadfruit for cold, salinity and drought tolerance with the aim of identifying varieties to be provided to farmers in French Polynesia and other Pacific countries for increased and sustained production in the face of climate change.