Policy Note 19: The Challenge of Africa’s Nitrogen Drought: some indicators from the Malawian Experience

This MaSSP Policy Note by Stephen Carr describes how years of continuous cultivation with little or no use of external inputs to restore soil nutrients has resulted in a situation in which crop production in a number of African countries is now limited by nutrient deficiencies – nitrogen, in particular, which is crucial to healthy plant growth.read more

RESCHEDULED: Seminar on Youth Employment Now April 30th in Abuja

Due to unforeseen travel issues the April installment of IFPRI Nigeria's Monthly Seminar Series is rescheduled for next Wednesday, April 30th. Join us for the April installment of IFPRI Nigeria's Monthly Seminar Series. This month we are excited to have IFPRI Senior Research Fellow/NSSP Program Leader, Dr. Kwabena Gyimah-Brempong, presenting on the very timely topic ofread more

New IFPRI ESSP Brochure 2014

The Ethiopia Strategy Support Program (ESSP) is a collaborative program undertaken by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI). The new IFPRI ESSP Brochure 2014 summerizes: The Program Objectives Strategic Policy Research Areas Capacity Strengthening and Outreach National Advisory committee Collaboration and Partnerships Download the PDF (336KB)