ESSP Newsletter April – June 2015

Newsletter AprJune

*+-Here is the quarterly newsletter for the Ethiopia Strategy Support Program (ESSP) for April - June 2015. This newsletter summarizes: Upcoming events, Recent Presentations, Latest Publications, Policy Related Research, Capacity Strengthening Activities, Latest Survey Information, Special Conference Presentation. >> Read more    

The Nuances of MGNREGS

*+-Konark Sikka is an intern with IFPRI-South Asia office It has now been a decade since the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) cleared the halls of Parliament. MGNREGA’s principal aim is to improve livelihoods, mostly in the rural areas, by guaranteeing 100 days of work every year. In a recent research study >> Read more

Open call: Nominations for nutrition success stories

*+-Today, IFPRI announced an open call to nominate nutrition success stories for a new initiative on “Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition.” Political commitment to address undernutrition has grown significantly, and translating these commitments into action has become a leading priority. Lessons on how to improve nutrition in real world contexts are much needed. The Nourishing >> Read more

Un E-atlas au service d’une agriculture intelligente

*+-Du 15 au 18 Juin dernier, se tenait à Bamako dans le Centre International de Conférence de Bamako-Mali, le Forum de haut niveau des acteurs de l’agriculture intelligente face au climat (AIC) en Afrique de l’ouest; il visait à construire une alliance afin de transformer structurellement l’agriculture ouest africaine, dans une perspective durable, moderne et >> Read more