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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

Presenter

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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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Rome, Italy

IFPRI events - 17 Apr, 2018 16:46
May 8, 2018 - 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm CEST Italy Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Rome, Italy

Speakers

Moderator

  • Kostas Stamoulis, Assistant Director General for Economic and Social Development, Food and…
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Project-level Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (Pro-WEAI) Learning and Outreach Event

IFPRI events - 16 Apr, 2018 16:08
Apr 25, 2018 - 08:30 am CEST to Apr 27, 2018 - 12:30 pm CEST Italy Special Event Project-level Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (Pro-WEAI) Learning and Outreach Event

The event “Pro-WEAI: A New Tool for Measuring Women’s Empowerment in Agricultural Development Projects” is a “soft launch” of the index and its associated nutrition module as a tool for measuring and assessing the impact of agricultural development…

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Canadian perspectives on the 2018 Global Food Policy Report

IFPRI events - 11 Apr, 2018 15:45
May 1, 2018 - 09:00 am to 10:30 am EDT Canada Special Event Canadian perspectives on the 2018 Global Food Policy Report

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC), partnering with CGIAR’s International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and with the collaboration of Global Affairs Canada, is hosting the Canadian launch of IFPRI’s 2018 Global Food Policy…

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Transforming Agriculture: Experiences and Insights from Brazil and Beyond

IFPRI events - 3 Apr, 2018 21:00
May 15, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Brazil Special Event Transforming Agriculture: Experiences and Insights from Brazil and Beyond

Introductory Remarks

Speakers

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Women in agriculture: Four myths

IFPRI events - 2 Apr, 2018 18:02
Apr 11, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT Webinar Women in agriculture: Four myths

Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5 on gender equality and women’s rights and at least 11 of the 17 SDGs require indicators related to gender dynamics. Despite the need for reliable indicators, stylized facts on women, agriculture, and the…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - The Hague, Netherlands

IFPRI events - 27 Mar, 2018 19:05
Apr 18, 2018 - 02:30 pm to 04:30 pm CEST Netherlands Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - The Hague, Netherlands

Introduction

Moderator: 

  • Paul van de Logt, Head, Food and Nutrition Security, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Opening

  • Shenggen Fan, Director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

First Reaction

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Geneva, Switzerland

IFPRI events - 27 Mar, 2018 16:21
Apr 16, 2018 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm CEST Switzerland Policy Seminar 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Geneva, Switzerland

Moderator

  • James Zhan, Senior Director, Investments and Enterprise, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Overview

  • Rajul Pandya-Lorch, Director, Communications and Public Affairs, International Food Policy Research Institute…
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International Workshop on Assessing Models of Public-Private Partnership for Irrigation Development (AMPPPIDA)

IFPRI events - 26 Mar, 2018 18:53
Mar 13, 2018 - 08:30 am to 02:00 pm GMT Ghana Workshop International Workshop on Assessing Models of Public-Private Partnership for Irrigation Development (AMPPPIDA)

Irrigation is important in Ghana to deal with the erratic rainfall, especially in the context of climate change. Irrigation can minimize frequent food shortages that are attributable to dependence on rainfall, and increase yields. However, to do this…

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Washington, DC Launch--2018 Global Report on Food Crises: From Humanitarian to Developmental Responses

IFPRI events - 26 Mar, 2018 17:10
Apr 27, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Special Event Washington, DC Launch--2018 Global Report on Food Crises: From Humanitarian to Developmental Responses

    Special Remarks

    • Neven Mimica, Commissioner,  International Cooperation and Development, European Commission (Video message) (Video)
    • David O'Sullivan, Ambassador and Head of European Union Delegation to the United States (Video)

    Report Overview

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    Global Report on Food Crises 2018

    IFPRI events - 26 Mar, 2018 16:44
    Mar 22, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am CET Special Event Global Report on Food Crises 2018

    On March 22, 2018, the Global Report on Food Crises was launched at FAO headquarters, Rome. The Report draws attention to rising levels of food insecurity and malnutrition, particularly associated with conflict and the impact of extreme climate…

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    Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

    IFPRI events - 23 Mar, 2018 18:12
    Apr 24, 2018 - 01:15 pm to 02:45 pm EDT Special Event Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

                        *To register, email rsvp@emergingag.com (Deadline is April 04, 2018)*

    Opening Remarks

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    Tracking Argentina's G20 Presidency

    IFPRI events - 22 Mar, 2018 18:47
    Special Event Tracking Argentina's G20 Presidency

    Building Consensus for Fair and Sustainable Development

    The G20 brings together 19 of the world’s most important industrialized and emerging economies, plus the European Union, to discuss important global trends. The scope of the G20 agenda has…

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    Strategy and Development Roundtables” (RSD) & book launch

    IFPRI events - 21 Mar, 2018 19:05
    Mar 27, 2018 - 02:30 pm to 06:00 pm GMT Book Launch Senegal Trade Strategy and Development Roundtables” (RSD) & book launch

    IFPRI's Dakar office is pleased to invite you to its conference series “Strategy and Development Roundtables” (SDR) in partnership with ISRA and DAPSA and to the Dakar launch of "Agriculture, Development, and the Global Trading System".

    Click here for…

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    Innovations in Ensuring Remunerative Prices (MSP) to Farmers

    IFPRI events - 20 Mar, 2018 20:46
    Mar 23, 2018 - 09:30 am to 05:30 pm UTC India Conference Innovations in Ensuring Remunerative Prices (MSP) to Farmers

    International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), jointly with the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), and the ICAR- National Institute of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research (ICAR-NIAP), is organizing a Policy Dialogue…

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    Tales of yield improvement

    IFPRI events - 20 Mar, 2018 16:25
    Apr 5, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Special Event Tales of yield improvement

    Rapid Fire Presentations

    • James W. Jones, Distinguished Professor and Director, Florida Climate Institute (currently at the National Science Foundation) (Video)
    • Morven McLean, Executive Director, International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Research…
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    Building on Progress in Rwanda: Compact2025 Forum

    IFPRI events - 19 Mar, 2018 14:55
    Oct 23, 2017 - 08:00 am to 04:30 pm CAT Special Event Building on Progress in Rwanda: Compact2025 Forum

    Ending hunger and malnutrition, and building human capacity is “a moral obligation that we need to fulfill as the current generation,” highlighted Dr. Gerardine Mukeshimana, the Honorable Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources, as she opened the…

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    Moving from relief to resilience: Compact2025 Forum in Malawi

    IFPRI events - 19 Mar, 2018 14:47
    Oct 31, 2017 - 08:00 am to 12:30 pm CAT Special Event Moving from relief to resilience: Compact2025 Forum in Malawi

    Building resilience is no longer a talk show, it is a matter of action,” urged Right Honourable Dr. Saulos Klaus Chilima, Vice President of the Republic of Malawi, in his keynote address at the Compact2025 Forum in Lilongwe, Malawi on October 31,…

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