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South-South Knowledge Sharing on Agricultural Mechanization

IFPRI events - 17 Oct, 2017 20:42
Oct 31, 2017 - 09:00 am EAT to Nov 1, 2017 - 05:30 pm EAT Conference South-South Knowledge Sharing on Agricultural Mechanization

 IFPRICIMMYT and the Ethiopian Agricultural Mechanization Forum are jointly organizing the conference on “South-South Knowledge Sharing on Agricultural Mechanization”, which will bring together national and international researchers, policy makers,…

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9th CAER-IFPRI Annual Conference

IFPRI events - 17 Oct, 2017 16:20
Oct 18, 2017 - 02:00 pm CST to Oct 20, 2017 - 01:00 pm CST Conference 9th CAER-IFPRI Annual Conference

Chinese agricultural producers face great uncertainty every day due to volatile commodity prices, skyrocketing input costs, uncontrollable weather, and an ever-changing globalized trade environment. Therefore, Chinese agricultural policy that supports…

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27th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture

IFPRI events - 13 Oct, 2017 19:35
Nov 28, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Special Event 27th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture Nutrition

Keynote Speaker:

Chair:

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is pleased to host the 27th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture.

The Annual…

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Climate resilience, sustainable food systems, and healthy diets: Can we have it all?

IFPRI events - 12 Oct, 2017 19:57
Oct 31, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Seminar Climate resilience, sustainable food systems, and healthy diets: Can we have it all? Climate Change

Speakers:

  • Alex De Pinto, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI
  • Jessica Fanzo, Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Global Food & Agricultural Policy and Ethics, and  Director of the Global Food Ethics and Policy Program, Johns Hopkins University
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IUNs 21st International Congress of Nutrition (ICN)

IFPRI events - 9 Oct, 2017 21:22
Oct 15, 2017 - 09:00 am ART to Oct 20, 2017 - 05:00 pm ART Conference IUNs 21st International Congress of Nutrition (ICN)

 IFPRI is participating extensively in the 21st edition of the IUNS-ICN International Congress of Nutrition on October 15-20th in Buenos Aires, Argentina with the theme, “From Sciences to Nutrition Security”.

Aiming to encourage the exchange of…

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Bioeconomy – the new transformation of agriculture, food, and bio-based industries – implications for emerging economies

IFPRI events - 6 Oct, 2017 21:13
Oct 24, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:15 pm EDT Policy Seminar Bioeconomy – the new transformation of agriculture, food, and bio-based industries – implications for emerging economies

Speaker:

  • Joachim von Braun, Director, Center for Development Research (ZEF) and Professor, Economics and Technical Change, University of Bonn

Moderator:

  • Rajul Pandya-Lorch, Director of Communications and Public Affairs , and Chief of Staff in the…
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Effects of the United States Farm Bill on Developing Countries

IFPRI events - 27 Sep, 2017 18:49
Oct 19, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Seminar Effects of the United States Farm Bill on Developing Countries

Speakers

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Eliminating Hunger and Malnutrition: Are Sustainable Solutions in Sight?

IFPRI events - 27 Sep, 2017 15:55
Oct 4, 2017 - 09:30 am to 05:00 pm UTC Workshop Eliminating Hunger and Malnutrition: Are Sustainable Solutions in Sight?

Organized by IFPRI’s Bangladesh Policy Research and Strategy Support Program (PRSPS), this workshop aims to bring together key stakeholders to discuss and debate critical issues related to poverty, hunger, and malnutrition that Bangladesh…

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"A Bucket of Water: Reflections on Sustainable Rural Development"

IFPRI events - 25 Sep, 2017 16:07
Oct 11, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:15 pm EDT Book Launch "A Bucket of Water: Reflections on Sustainable Rural Development"

Keynote Speaker:

  • Kanayo F. Nwanze, Fifth President (Rtd) of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Special Goodwill Ambassador on Zero Hunger, Africa Region, and CGIAR System Management Board’s First Global Ambassador (Video)

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Discussion on the Key Findings of FAO's 2017 "State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World" Report

IFPRI events - 21 Sep, 2017 17:19
Oct 5, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Special Event Discussion on the Key Findings of FAO's 2017 "State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World" Report

Keynote Address:

Report Highlights:

  • Kostas Stamoulis, Assistant Director-General, Economic and Social Development Department,…
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What to do when markets and governments fail poor people

IFPRI events - 15 Sep, 2017 21:47
Sep 13, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:15 pm EDT Special Event What to do when markets and governments fail poor people

How to overcome market failures was once the key question underlying development research. A primary conclusion of this research was that governments had to step in to resolve these market failures, for example by providing free public services or…

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“Innovative Approaches to Tackling Urban Hunger and Malnutrition”

IFPRI events - 15 Sep, 2017 16:29
Sep 12, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:15 pm EDT Special Event “Innovative Approaches to Tackling Urban Hunger and Malnutrition”

On September 12th, Nancy Roman, President & CEO at Partnership for a Healthier America, delivered the keynote address at IFPRI's annual staff retreat during which she explored the innovative approaches needed to address urban hunger and…

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World Food Assistance 2017 - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

IFPRI events - 30 Aug, 2017 21:20
Sep 19, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Special Event World Food Assistance 2017 - Taking Stock and Looking Ahead

Speakers:

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Developing the Seed Sector: What Role for Policy?

IFPRI events - 17 Aug, 2017 20:56
Aug 23, 2017 - 09:00 am to 05:30 pm +06 Country Workshop Developing the Seed Sector: What Role for Policy?

The systematic and continuous introduction of improved seed varieties and their widespread adoption by farmers are a vital dimension of sustained agricultural productivity growth. Policy initiatives can play a major role in this process.

This workshop…

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"Agriculture, Development, and the Global Trading System: 2000-2015"

IFPRI events - 7 Aug, 2017 16:52
Sep 7, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Book Launch "Agriculture, Development, and the Global Trading System: 2000-2015"

Speakers:

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Feed the Future DATATHON

IFPRI events - 2 Aug, 2017 20:32
Aug 11, 2017 - 12:00 pm to 05:00 pm EDT Workshop Feed the Future DATATHON

Gender, Climate Change and Nutrition Integration showcase findings from the harmonized data in Bangladesh.

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GFAR Events

Agrifeeds events - 1 Mar, 2013 11:38
GFAR is a multi-stakeholder initiative that contributes to eradicating poverty, achieving food security, and conserving and managing natural resources. It enhances national capacities to generate, adapt and transfer knowledge.
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