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Innovations in Indian Agriculture: IEG-IFPRI Conference

Conference held Dec 4-5 in New Delhi brought creative minds together to explore innovative solutions to accelerate development in India’s agricultural sector

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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

Online atlas expands to become forum for discussion, knowledge-sharing

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Why rural women are integral in the upcoming climate change negotiations

Evidence suggests men and women experience climate change impacts differently.

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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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The Ghana Strategy Support Program (GSSP) and the Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) held a joint retreat in Ghana from January 19-23, 2015. The retreat was attended by researchers and staff from both NSSP and GSSP along with Washington, DC based researchers that contribute to these programs. >> Read more

Joint Dissemination Event by GSSP and NSSP held in Accra, Ghana

The Ghana Strategy Support Program (GSSP) and the Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) held a joint seminar covering two topics: 1) the rice economy in Nigeria and 2) value chains in Ghana, on January 22, 2015 in Accra, Ghana. The event was attended by members of the >> Read more

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Remoteness: its impact on markets and communities

Last week marked the end of the 2nd round household survey.  Its purpose has been to assess the impact of remoteness on village communities in Alefa Woreda, south-west of Gonder.  This is an isolated area with little or no electricity and mobile phone access.  The terrain is rugged and the lack of access to markets >> Read more