Research Committee

ROLE: Oversees the development of the vision and strategy and monitors their implementation

  • Contributes to and approves strategic documents before dissemination
  • Suggests coordination and collaboration in specific areas of research
  • Proposes the constitution of Expert Working Groups in its area of expertise and reviews their outputs
  • Provides updates on national research efforts relevant to the Wheat Initiative


  • Two representatives (leading scientists) from each Member of the Wheat Initiative
  • The representatives appointment duration is of three years (renewable)
  • The members represent the collective view of wheat researchers for their country, company or international research centre.