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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

  • Claudia Sadoff, Director General, International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

Overview

Panelists*

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Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition

IFPRI events - 15 Jun, 2018 15:54
Nov 29, 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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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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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

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European Development Days (EDD) 2018

IFPRI events - 5 Jun, 2018 16:05
Jun 5, 2018 - 09:00 am EDT to Jun 6, 2018 - 05:30 pm EDT Conference European Development Days (EDD) 2018

Organised by the European Commission, the European Development Days (EDD) bring the development community together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing…

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Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Results Dissemination

IFPRI events - 1 Jun, 2018 01:21
Jun 6, 2018 - 09:00 am to 11:30 am BDT Bangladesh Special Event Agriculture, Nutrition, and Gender Linkages (ANGeL) Results Dissemination

Preliminary results focusing on changes in agriculture production diversity, dietary diversity, infant and young child feeding practices, and women’s empowerment in Bangladesh.

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2018 International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research Conference (ICABR)

IFPRI events - 31 May, 2018 01:24
Jun 12, 2018 - 08:00 am EDT to Jun 15, 2018 - 05:30 pm EDT Conference 2018 International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research Conference (ICABR) Value Chains Science, Technology, and Innovation Agriculture and Food Production

IFPRI is participating extensively in the International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research (ICABR) conference.

Multiple changes in the structure of the food system and agriculture raise new opportunities and challenges for the agricultural…

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STI Forum 2018

IFPRI events - 29 May, 2018 18:15
Jun 5, 2018 - 09:00 am EDT to Jun 6, 2018 - 05:00 pm EDT Special Event STI Forum 2018

As part of the Technology Facilitation Mechanism mandated by the 2030 Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, the annual collaborative Multi-stakeholder Forum on science, technology and innovation for the sustainable development Goals (STI Forum) is…

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EAT Forum 2018

IFPRI events - 24 May, 2018 20:01
Jun 11, 2018 - 09:00 am CEST to Jun 12, 2018 - 05:30 pm CEST Special Event EAT Forum 2018

The 2018 EAT Stockholm Food Forum will explore a range of solutions available for achieving healthy and sustainable diets for a growing global population. It will confront some of the hard questions head on, such as how to feed the world with zero…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Stockholm, Sweden

IFPRI events - 24 May, 2018 18:38
Jun 11, 2018 - 01:30 pm to 02:30 pm CEST Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Stockholm, Sweden

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) will co-host the 2018 Global Food Policy Report (GFPR) launch in Sweden. The focus of this year’s report is on antiglobalism, which was on the rise in 2017. What does this mean for food security…

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Global Solutions Summit

IFPRI events - 17 May, 2018 14:07
May 28, 2018 - 08:00 am CEST to May 29, 2018 - 04:00 pm CEST Germany Special Event Global Solutions Summit

The Global Solutions Summit will bring together leading think tanks from around the world, global policy-makers, business leaders and constructive NGOs with only one aim: to find solutions for global challenges. The summit will address major G20…

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Financial Inclusion and Climate Resilience Roundtable

IFPRI events - 16 May, 2018 17:10
May 29, 2018 - 01:00 pm EDT to May 30, 2018 - 03:00 pm EDT Policy Roundtable Financial Inclusion and Climate Resilience Roundtable

Rigorous research demonstrates that improved access to formal financial services can help the poor deal with income shocks, whether they are weather-related (such as drought or floods), threats to health and well-being, or other unexpected challenges.…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Tashkent, Uzbekistan

IFPRI events - 14 May, 2018 17:23
Jun 1, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am +05 Uzbekistan Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Tashkent, Uzbekistan

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…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Moscow, Russia

IFPRI events - 11 May, 2018 21:39
May 30, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:20 am MSK Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Moscow, Russia

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…

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THE RESAKSS DATA CHALLENGE

IFPRI events - 11 May, 2018 17:45
May 9, 2018 - 09:30 am to 12:30 pm GMT Western Africa Special Event THE RESAKSS DATA CHALLENGE

The ReSAKSS challenge is an Africa wide -diaspora included- competition targeting researchers, students, creative designers, developers and analysts and anyone passionate about data.  The competition will enable you to experiment, discover new tools,…

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Assessing the effectiveness of services provided by Cocoa Board (COCOBOD): Ghana's success story

IFPRI events - 9 May, 2018 18:03
Jun 7, 2018 - 12:30 pm to 02:00 pm BST United Kingdom Special Event Assessing the effectiveness of services provided by Cocoa Board (COCOBOD): Ghana's success story

Ghana was able in the 2000s to more than double its production of cocoa in a sector that was reformed in the early 1980s without liberalizing markets, contrary to Washington Consensus prescriptions. The authors examine the factors that contributed…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Dhaka, Bangladesh

IFPRI events - 9 May, 2018 15:48
May 3, 2018 - 10:00 am to 12:45 pm BDT Bangladesh Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Dhaka, Bangladesh

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…

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Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development (AIARD) 54th Annual Conference and 2018 Future Leaders Forum

IFPRI events - 9 May, 2018 14:20
Jun 3, 2018 - 05:00 pm EDT to Jun 5, 2018 - 03:00 pm EDT Conference Association for International Agriculture and Rural Development (AIARD) 54th Annual Conference and 2018 Future Leaders Forum

IFPRI staff members are delivering three keynote addresses during the AIARD 54th Annual Conference and 2018 Future Leaders Forum on June 3- 5th in Washington, DC under the theme, Business "Un" usual:  Aligning Critical Intersections of Agriculture,…

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Measuring food losses: a new methodology

IFPRI events - 4 May, 2018 17:38
May 8, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT Webinar Measuring food losses: a new methodology

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The United Nations has recognized the importance of reducing food loss and waste in the Sustainable Development Goal target 12.3 to “halve per capita global food waste at the retail and…

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