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Australia is a world leader in biosecurity and ACIAR, as Australia’s specialist international agricultural research agency, continues to provide research to help understand and address threats to food security from transboundary plant, forest, animal, aquatic and zoonotic pests and diseases.

Our response to COVID-19

Updates and Q&A with our research team about our work in the region.

Our research

ACIAR has over 30 operational projects addressing biosecurity threats contributing to an ongoing global fight against the spread of plant and animal diseases.


ACIAR produces a diverse range of publications to capture and share our research.

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