Stories of change in nutrition

Transform Nutrition is now embarking upon a major new initiative called “Stories of Change”. This will help meet the need for more experiential learning that draws upon experiences of policymakers, nutrition leaders, programme managers and implementers in making decisions on what to do in real time, in their countries.

LEDS Modelling Workshop – Adapting IFPRI tools and methodologies to the Colombian policy context


cross post from by Daniel Mason-D’Croz Bogota, Colombia A workshop dedicated to presenting tools developed at IFPRI and their potential for use in Colombia was given with the participation and collaboration of the Colombian Ministry of Agriculture and Rural development (MADR), the CGIAR Program for Climate Change and Food Security (CCAFS), and the Inter-American Institute for >> Read more

Together for nutrition day 2

Mara van den Bold, IFPRI, blogs about day 2 at 'Together for nutrition' which included a key note by Satish Agnihotri from the Cabinet Secretariat, Government of India and POSHAN release a new series of 9 short publications on the 'Implementation of innovations to improve nutrition in India.    

Climate Smart Solutions for African Farmers : The time is now!

Media visit to Nyando Climate-Smart Villages BBC &KBC. Photos: V. Atakos (CCAFS)

Cross-posted from Better management of agricultural risk today can help farming systems adapt to increased weather and climate extremes in the future. More extreme floods, storms and drought. Increased outbreaks of pests and disease. And even more uncertainty about what the growing season will bring. Climate change will likely heighten these risks to agriculture, >> Read more