Mr Keegan Kautzky, Senior Director for Global Youth Programs and Partnerships with the World Food Prize Foundation is visiting M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) on September 12 and 13, 2022. He was at Chennai headquarters to meet Dr Madhura Swaminathan, Chairperson of MSSRF, and Dr GN Hariharan, Executive Director MSSRF, and went on to interact with senior staff and scientists from various programme areas based at Chennai. Mr Kautzky also listened to presentations made by Directors of the MSSRF CAbC at Wayanad in Kerala, the MSSRF BPAbC at Jeypore in Odisha, and the Fish for All Centre at Poompuhar, and responded with much interest to the work being done at the three Centres. A field visit has been organised on Tuesday September 13 as well for Mr Kautzky.
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.