Strengthening crop production in marginal areas through conservation agriculture

Conservation Agriculture has the potential to enhance soil fertility and reduce erosion across 260,000 hectares of fragile and degraded cereal land in Tunisia, according to a joint study by the country’s National Institute of Agronomic Research (INRAT) and ICARDA, supported by PIM within the framework of the Global Futures and Strategic Foresight project. 

Announcement: Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project

We are pleased to share with you a recently released Call for Applications for the 2017 Short-Term Visiting Scholars Program at Michigan State University under the Feed the Future Nigeria Agricultural Policy Project.

An end in sight to early marriage in Bangladesh?

PRSSP researchers used IFPRI's 2015 national survey data to assess who is getting married, at what age, and why.

Bihar DNPs

Updated DNPs coming soon! Email us at IFPRI-POSHAN@cgiar.org if you are looking for updated DNPs for specific districts.

Designing more profitable agricultural enterprise

Agricultural technologies such as genetically modified crops have potential to advance agricultural development and food security, but the effects on farmer profits and consumer and producer health outcomes are not well understood. To help fill this knowledge gap, IFPRI designed an experimental study to evaluate the impacts of Bt eggplant. From November 21—25, PRSSP researchers >> Read more

EVENT @ ADB: Gender Equity Through Legal Literacy in Asia (Dec 6, 2016)

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EST,  ADB North American Representative Office, 900 17th Street NW, Suite 900 Add to Calendar   The Asian Development Bank's Irum Ahsan will share her takeaways on why an organic, "outside-the-box" and balancing the scale, approach is needed to achieve a more inclusive society in Asia and >> Read more

Odisha DNPs

Updated DNPs coming soon! Email us at IFPRI-POSHAN@cgiar.org if you are looking for updated DNPs for specific districts.

Madhya Pradesh DNPs

Updated DNPs coming soon! Email us at IFPRI-POSHAN@cgiar.org if you are looking for updated DNPs for specific districts.

Jharkhand DNPs

Updated DNPs coming soon! Email us at IFPRI-POSHAN@cgiar.org if you are looking for updated DNPs for specific districts.

IFPRI and IFAD: Working Toward Nutrition-sensitive Agriculture

With a grant from the Canadian government in 2013, the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) set out to make its work more nutrition-sensitive. IFAD joined with the IFPRI-led CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) to support integration of nutrition into its investments and corporate activities. Over the first three years >> Read more