Rice is the daily staple for more than 3.5 billion people, accounting for 19% of dietary energy globally.
Rice farmers are among the world's most vulnerable to climate change impacts such as rising sea levels, salinity, temperature rise, drought and flooding.
Rice production needs to increase by 25% in the next 25 years to meet global demand. -IRRI
As a global multi-stakeholder initiative, the Sustainable Rice Platform welcomes institutions from the public and private sectors, international agencies and development partners, research institutes, non-profits and producer groups.
Organizations can participate in the Sustainable Rice Platform by committing themselves formally to contribute, either financially or in-kind.
For membership application, please submit a completed membership application form to Secretariat@sustainablerice.org
The SRP invites institutions to be part of a global alliance for a sustainable rice for all.
The SRP has grown rapidly since its inception in 2011, and now comprises over 70 institutional members spanning a wide range of actors both within and outside the value chain.
SRP’s current membership includes government agencies and research institutes, rice traders and environmental and social NGOs.