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Innovations in Indian Agriculture: IEG-IFPRI Conference

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New ASTI report: Taking stock of national agricultural R&D capacity in Africa South of the Sahara

Report summarizes SSA’s recent progress in developing its national agricultural R&D systems.

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Arab Spatial Launches Food Security Blog

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Why rural women are integral in the upcoming climate change negotiations

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2020 Resilience Conference

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Independent Impact Assessment Report of 2020 Conference Released

Prior to the 2020 conference, IFPRI commissioned an independent impact assessment report in order to determine the impact of the Conference on individual participants, professional discourse, organizational participants, and IFPRI itself.

2020 Conference book released: Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security

Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security, the newly released 2020 Conference book, edited by Shenggen Fan, Rajul Pandya-Lorch, and Sivan Yosef, assesses shocks, reviews approaches and tools, and identifies what works to build resilience.

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Transforming Nutrition: Ideas, Policy and Outcomes 2015

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Ghana Agricultural News Digest – March 2, 2015

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