The joint review of the IFAD-supported grant portfolio in India took place from 13 to 14 June 2017 in New Delhi. The event was co-chaired by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and IFAD. Mr Périn Saint Ange, the Associate Vice-President, Programme Management Department led the IFAD delegation. The objective of the Joint Review of the event was to assess the performance of the grant projects, their results, collaboration with loan projects and potential for scaling-up research results. The deliberations of the workshop will shape implementation of new and on-going grants to optimise the performance of IFAD supported programme.