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Women's land: Beyond "access" to rights

IFPRI events - 10 Aug, 2018 15:38
Sep 7, 2018 - 03:00 pm to 04:30 pm CEST Webinar Women's land: Beyond "access" to rights Gender

Discussants

Moderator

For most rural households, land is the most valuable asset and the foundation for agricultural production. While a large li…

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28th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture

IFPRI events - 24 Jul, 2018 20:20
Oct 29, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Special Event 28th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture Nutrition

Keynote Speaker

  • Barry M. Popkin, W. R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of nutrition, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

Chair

Moderator

  • Marie Ruel, Director of Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, IFP…
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2018 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting

IFPRI events - 23 Jul, 2018 16:11
Aug 5, 2018 - 07:30 am EDT to Aug 7, 2018 - 07:30 pm EDT United States of America Special Event 2018 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting

IFPRI will participate in the 2018 AAEA meeting. The AAEA  addresses agricultural economics, international and rural development, and more.

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Advancing Research on Nutrition and Agriculture (ARENA)

IFPRI events - 20 Jul, 2018 21:21
Jul 28, 2018 - 08:30 am to 05:00 pm PDT Workshop Advancing Research on Nutrition and Agriculture (ARENA)

The agricultural sector has long been viewed as a major driver of poverty reduction and food security in developing countries, but is now increasingly asked to also reduce the global burden of undernutrition. The linkages between agriculture and nutrit…

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Rural Transformation in the 21st Century: The Challenges of Low-Income, Late-Transforming Countries

IFPRI events - 19 Jul, 2018 15:30
Jul 28, 2018 - 08:30 am to 05:00 pm PDT Canada Workshop Rural Transformation in the 21st Century: The Challenges of Low-Income, Late-Transforming Countries

Rural Transformation refers to the change (usually as part of an economy-wide process of structural transformation) of rural areas that are poor and largely based on agriculture to more diversified and prosperous ones. Countries undergoing the process …

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16th International Conference of the Ethiopian Economics Association

IFPRI events - 19 Jul, 2018 13:28
Jul 19, 2018 - 04:00 pm EAT to Jul 22, 2018 - 04:00 pm EAT Ethiopia Conference 16th International Conference of the Ethiopian Economics Association

IFPRI-ESSP is co-organizing the 16th annual conference of the Ethiopian Economics Association (EEA), which will take place at EEA's conference hall from July 19-22, 2018. 

ESSP has organized four sessions in the conference including the launch of its b…

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30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE)

IFPRI events - 18 Jul, 2018 19:02
Jul 28, 2018 - 08:00 am PDT to Aug 2, 2018 - 08:00 pm PDT Conference 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE)

IFPRI is participating extensively in the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) 30th Conference of Agricultural Economists.

The (IAAE) is a worldwide association of agricultural economists and others concerned with agricultural ec…

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G20 Agriculture Ministerial Meeting

IFPRI events - 18 Jul, 2018 13:46
Jul 25, 2018 - 07:30 pm ART to Jul 28, 2018 - 02:30 pm ART Special Event G20 Agriculture Ministerial Meeting

IFPRI's Director General, Shenggen Fan, gave a statement (A Sustainable Food Future for Human and Planetary Health) at the upcoming 'Group of Twenty (G20)' Agricultural Ministerial Meeting --a leading forum of the world's major economies that seeks to …

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The economics of teff

IFPRI events - 17 Jul, 2018 17:48
Jul 19, 2018 - 04:00 pm to 06:00 pm EAT Ethiopia Book Launch The economics of teff

Chairperson

Introduction

Speakers

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High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)

IFPRI events - 9 Jul, 2018 20:19
Jul 9, 2018 - 01:15 pm EDT to Jul 18, 2018 - 05:30 pm EDT Conference High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)

IFPRI is participating in the 2018 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF), which is the main United Nations platform on sustainable development and it has a central role in the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sust…

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3rd Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy Week

IFPRI events - 19 Jun, 2018 22:28
Jun 25, 2018 - 08:30 am GMT to Jun 29, 2018 - 06:00 pm GMT Ghana Special Event 3rd Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy Week

A scientific research conference featuring invited papers, poster and panel sessions, and networking with leaders and emerging talents in the fields of health, food, and environment.

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Beirut, Lebanon

IFPRI events - 18 Jun, 2018 16:21
Jul 3, 2018 - 09:00 am to 11:15 am EEST Lebanon Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Beirut, Lebanon

Antiglobalism was on the rise in 2017. What will that mean for food security and nutrition? IFPRI's 2018 Global Food Policy Report examines the impacts of global integration-including the movement of goods, investment, people, and knowledge--and the th…

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Water Security in a Changing World

IFPRI events - 15 Jun, 2018 20:16
Jul 12, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Policy Seminar Water Security in a Changing World

Introductory Remarks

Overview

Panelists

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Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition

IFPRI events - 15 Jun, 2018 15:54
Nov 28, 2018 - 09:00 am ICT to Nov 30, 2018 - 05:30 pm ICT Conference Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition

Improving food security and nutrition is critical to meeting the Sustainable Development Goals, but the world is not on track to end hunger and malnutrition by 2030. How can we accelerate progress in transforming our agri-food systems to meet the…

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Transforming Agriculture and Food Systems for Higher Income and Better Nutrition: Global and Emerging Perspective

IFPRI events - 14 Jun, 2018 17:34
Jun 28, 2018 - 01:30 pm to 05:00 pm JST Workshop Transforming Agriculture and Food Systems for Higher Income and Better Nutrition: Global and Emerging Perspective

It is rapidly recognized that agriculture and nutrition problems are closely related to one another, but its relevance is not necessarily well incorporated into the food system. Adoption of nutritionally conscious agriculture (Nutrition Sensitive…

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Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

IFPRI events - 13 Jun, 2018 19:23
Jul 11, 2018 - 01:15 pm to 02:30 pm EDT Special Event Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

Co-chaired by the Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations, and the Permanent Representative of Jamaica to the United Nations, IFPRI is organizing an official side event of the 2018 High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development…

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Food Industries for People and Planet

IFPRI events - 13 Jun, 2018 17:16
Jun 26, 2018 - 09:00 am to 05:30 pm EDT Workshop Food Industries for People and Planet

The International Food Policy Research Institute’s (IFPRI) new research program on “Food industries for people and planet” (FIPP) will expand traditional ways of thinking about the global food system and will provide evidence-based policy assessments

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Dakar, Senegal

IFPRI events - 12 Jun, 2018 21:48
Jun 21, 2018 - 03:00 pm to 06:00 pm GMT Senegal Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Dakar, Senegal

Opening Speech

Dr. Papa Abdoulaye Seck, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Equipment, Senegal

Presentation of 2018 Global Food Policy Report

Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI

Presentation of 2018 Global Food Policy Report main results for Africa

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Addressing gender and social barriers to resilience: Measuring and leveraging household decision making for resilience

IFPRI events - 7 Jun, 2018 21:34
Jun 27, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Policy Seminar Addressing gender and social barriers to resilience: Measuring and leveraging household decision making for resilience

Opening Address

  • Tom Spangler, Director of Resilience and Livelihoods, Save the Children and Consortium Lead for the REAL Award (Video)

Panelists

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2018 Global Food Policy Report and China Agricultural Sector Development Report Launch and Reception - Beijing, China

IFPRI events - 6 Jun, 2018 16:23
Jun 26, 2018 - 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm CST China Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report and China Agricultural Sector Development Report Launch and Reception - Beijing, China

Despite strong economy recovery in 2017, global hunger increased as conflicts, famine, and refugee crises persisted, and rising antiglobalization sentiments across the world threatened to slow progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals and…

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