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Tackling Famine in the Twenty-First Century

IFPRI events - 23 Jun, 2017 14:52
Jul 12, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Roundtable Tackling Famine in the Twenty-First Century

NEW LOCATION: We look forward to welcoming you at IFPRI's new location.

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Taking It to Scale: Insights from IFPRI’s Research on Improving Nutrition Behaviors in Multiple Contexts

IFPRI events - 8 Jun, 2017 16:04
Jun 28, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Seminar Taking It to Scale: Insights from IFPRI’s Research on Improving Nutrition Behaviors in Multiple Contexts

This seminar presents the key findings from the set of studies, shares insights on the policy and contextual relevance of the results, and discusses the factors that led to the Alive & Thrive successful long-term research partnership.

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Technologies, Platforms and Partnerships in support of the African agricultural science agenda

IFPRI events - 27 Apr, 2017 14:30
Apr 4, 2017 - 09:00 am GMT to Apr 5, 2017 - 04:30 pm GMT Joint Seminar Series Technologies, Platforms and Partnerships in support of the African agricultural science agenda Agriculture and Food Production Science, Technology, and Innovation Environment and Natural Resources

A meeting was held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire April 4 and 5, 2017, co-hosted by IFPRI and AfricaRice, to strengthen linkages and forge stronger partnerships around new ideas, tools and technologies that contribute to developments in agricultural…

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Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World

IFPRI events - 25 Apr, 2017 17:43
Jun 6, 2017 - 09:00 am to 05:30 pm CEST Special Event Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World

Hyper-urbanization and its implications for food security and nutrition in urban and rural areas is an urgent concern that has gained increasing attention over the years. The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), SNV Netherlands…

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Better Targeting Food Safety Investments in Low and Middle Income Countries

IFPRI events - 11 Apr, 2017 20:46
May 24, 2017 - 09:00 am to 06:00 pm CEST Special Event Better Targeting Food Safety Investments in Low and Middle Income Countries

Recent work by the WHO shows the health burden of foodborne disease is comparable to that of malaria, HIV/AIDS or tuberculosis. To further expose and explore the massively under-estimated burden of foodborne disease and its likely causes, the CGIAR…

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Structural Change, Fundamentals, and Growth: A Framework and Case Studies

IFPRI events - 10 Apr, 2017 19:24
May 11, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Book Launch Structural Change, Fundamentals, and Growth: A Framework and Case Studies

Speakers:

  • Dani Rodrik, Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (Presentation | Video)
  • Margaret ​McMillan, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI; Professor of Economics, Tufts…
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Rome Launch of 2017 Global Food Policy Report

IFPRI events - 20 Mar, 2017 19:44
Mar 27, 2017 - 02:30 pm to 03:30 pm CEST Special Event Rome Launch of 2017 Global Food Policy Report

Speakers:

  • José Graziano da Silva, Director General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI
  • Hans Hoogeveen, Permanent Representative for The Netherlands and Chair CFS-OEWG on Urbanization and…
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The Role of Information in Improving Rural Services and Governance

IFPRI events - 14 Mar, 2017 16:19
Apr 7, 2017 - 08:30 am to 05:30 pm EDT Workshop The Role of Information in Improving Rural Services and Governance

This workshop is jointly organized by the International Food Policy Research Institute’s (IFPRI’s) Strengthening Institutions and Governance (SIG) group and the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) led by IFPRI.

High…

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Workshop: Present and Future of Agricultural Mechanization in Latin America

IFPRI events - 13 Mar, 2017 14:31
Nov 4, 2016 - 08:30 am to 05:15 pm EDT Workshop Infrastructure and Trade Policies and Institutions Agriculture and Food Production Workshop: Present and Future of Agricultural Mechanization in Latin America

On November 4, 2016, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) hosted a seminar on The Present and Future of the Agricultural Mechanization in Latin America. The…

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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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