2014 CGIAR Development Dialogues: Linking Research to Sustainable Development

*+-On September 25, 2014, the first-ever CGIAR Development Dialogues event, organized with participation and support from all CGIAR Research Centers and Programs, will take place in New York City, focusing global attention on the vital role of agriculture, livestock, forestry, fisheries, landscapes, and food systems in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Transformation of Economies in Africa

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World Food Programme Director On “Complex World” Challenges


*+-Ertharin Cousin, the new executive director of the World Food Programme, discussed today at an IFPRI event the diverse challenges that the organization faces in “a more complex world.” Though she has only been in office for less than two months, Cousin already has an ambitious vision for the world’s largest humanitarian and food security organization. >> Read more