Centre de Cooperation Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Developpement *Government


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Foundation: 1984

Mission: CIRAD works with its partners in the global South to generate and pass on new knowledge to support agricultural development. It puts its scientific and institutional expertise at the disposal of policymakers in those countries and global debates on the main issues concerning agriculture. It also supports French scientific diplomacy operations.

Vision: Being a reference on scientific priorities with an impact on development; Building scientific partnerships; Establishing a novel offer in capacity strengthening; Establishing the conditions for innovation with impact.

History: www.cirad.fr

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Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Government sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject area

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal

AreaWorldWestern EuropeEU-28OECDFrance
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 204th78th77th168th15th
Arts and Humanities 541st335th332nd503rd68th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 685th398th386th608th88th
Business, Management and Accounting 795th423rd435th663rd65th
Chemistry 648th376th374th567th119th
Computer Science 664th396th400th561st132nd
Earth and Planetary Sciences 363rd200th198th295th67th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 457th237th239th380th34th
Energy 498th259th259th384th70th
Engineering 546th317th315th449th104th
Environmental Science 292nd132nd125th210th25th
Mathematics 529th303rd305th431st105th
Medicine 644th357th348th594th77th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 704th378th378th609th76th
Social Sciences 603rd315th316th524th46th
Veterinary 115th39th35th88th3rd

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

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