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State of Food & Agriculture: Gains from social protection and threats from climate change

IFPRI events - 19 Jan, 2016 22:52
Feb 2, 2016 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Special Event State of Food & Agriculture: Gains from social protection and threats from climate change Social Protection Food Security Country Strategies Agriculture and Food Production Nutrition Gender Poverty

Speaker:

  • Rob Vos, director, Agricultural Development Economics (ESA), Economic and Social Development Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Discussant:

  • Daniel Gilligan, deputy division director of Poverty, Health, and Nutrition, IFPRI

Moderator:

  • Katrin Park, division director, Communications and Knowledge Management, IFPRI
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Washington, DC launch of the 2015 Global Hunger Index

IFPRI events - 6 Jan, 2016 22:32
Jan 28, 2016 - 02:00 pm to 03:30 pm EST Special Event Washington, DC launch of the 2015 Global Hunger Index Global Hunger Index Food Security Nutrition Poverty Health Social Protection Resilience Food Prices Agriculture and Food Production Governance Conflict and Food Security Policies and Institutions Country Strategies Environment and Natural Resources Post-2015/SDGs

Speakers:

  • Maximo Torero, Markets, Trade, and Institutions division director, IFPRI
  • Alex de Waal, executive director of the World Peace Foundation and research professor at Tufts University
  • Connell Foley, director of Strategy, Advocacy and Learning at Concern…
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Agriculture & Food Systems, Climate Change and Nutrition in CIS Countries featuring the Global Nutrition Report 2015

IFPRI events - 5 Jan, 2016 18:57
Feb 11, 2016 - 08:00 am to 07:00 pm MSK Conference Central Asia Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan Uzbekistan Climate Change Food Security Nutrition Central Asia Agriculture & Food Systems, Climate Change and Nutrition in CIS Countries featuring the Global Nutrition Report 2015

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the Eurasian Center for Food Security (ECFS), the World Bank, and the CGIAR Research Programs on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) and on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) are…

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25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture

IFPRI events - 16 Dec, 2015 18:56
Jan 7, 2016 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Special Event 25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture Ending hunger:  How leadership, data and technology can transform the global face of poverty

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is pleased to host the 25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture. The event commemorates the significant…

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Made in India: Good Nutrition for All

IFPRI events - 9 Dec, 2015 15:25
Dec 10, 2015 - 03:30 pm to 06:00 pm IST Special Event Made in India: Good Nutrition for All Nutrition

With: Honorable Minster Maneka Gandhi, Ministry of Women and Child Development, India | Honorable Minister Jagat Prakash Nadda, Ministery of Health and Family Welfare, India 

India is currently the fastest growing major economy in the world.  If that is to be…

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The Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE) 31st Annual General Meeting and Conference

IFPRI events - 1 Dec, 2015 20:44
Dec 17, 2015 - 09:00 am UTC to Dec 19, 2015 - 05:00 pm UTC Pakistan Conference The Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE) 31st Annual General Meeting and Conference

The Annual General Meeting and Conference of the Pakistan Society of Development Economists (PSDE) provides an important forum for economic professionals, policymakers, businessmen, and various schools of interested observers to debate development issues…

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Launch of the G20 Technical Platform on the Measurement and Reduction of Food Loss and Waste

IFPRI events - 1 Dec, 2015 20:01
Dec 4, 2015 - 02:00 pm to 03:30 pm CET Special Event Launch of the G20 Technical Platform on the Measurement and Reduction of Food Loss and Waste Agriculture and Food Production Food Security COP21 and 2015 Global Landscapes Forum

FAO, IFPRI, and PIM launch new platform at the 153rd FAO Council session to highlight knowledge and concrete steps required to scale-up food loss and waste prevention and reduction.

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2015 Global Landscapes Forum

IFPRI events - 24 Nov, 2015 23:34
Dec 5, 2015 - 09:00 am CET to Dec 6, 2015 - 09:00 pm CET Special Event 2015 Global Landscapes Forum Climate Change Agriculture and Food Production Land Degradation COP21 and 2015 Global Landscapes Forum

The 2015 GLF brings together individuals and organizations that have an impact on land use.

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2015 Global Landscapes Forum

IFPRI events - 24 Nov, 2015 21:36
Dec 5, 2015 - 09:00 am CET to Dec 6, 2015 - 09:00 pm CET Special Event Climate Change Agriculture and Food Production 2015 Global Landscapes Forum

The 2015 Global Landscapes Forum is the leading platform for bringing together individuals and organizations that have an impact on land use. The event is expected to be the largest meeting on the sidelines of tUNFCCC COP21. 

IFPRI will participate on the…

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25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture

IFPRI events - 23 Nov, 2015 20:40
Dec 10, 2015 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Special Event 25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture Nutrition

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is pleased to host the 25th Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture with guest speaker Rajiv Shah. The event commemorates the significant impact on international nutrition by Martin J. Forman, who…

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IFPRI at 40

IFPRI events - 18 Nov, 2015 10:32
Nov 18, 2015 - 09:00 am to 08:30 pm EST Special Event IFPRI at 40

2015 is a momentous year for IFPRI as we celebrate our 40th anniversary. 

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Economics of Land Degradation and Improvement

IFPRI events - 13 Nov, 2015 20:28
Dec 3, 2015 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Policy Seminar Southern Africa Land Degradation Economics of Land Degradation and Improvement

With: Joachim von Braun, Director of the Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, and Professor for Economic and Technological Change | Rattan Lal, Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science and Director of the Carbon Management and…

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Climate Change & Food Security

IFPRI events - 4 Nov, 2015 17:19
Nov 10, 2015 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Policy Seminar Climate Change & Food Security Climate Change Food Security Agriculture and Food Production COP21 and 2015 Global Landscapes Forum

Challenges and options at global and national scales. Video now available from the Nov 10 Policy Seminar.

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Women, Land, and Food

IFPRI events - 22 Oct, 2015 20:29
Oct 27, 2015 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Special Event Women, Land, and Food Gender Agriculture and Food Production

With: Susan Markhan, Senior Coordinator for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment, USAID | Chris Jochnick, CEO, Landesa | Hosaena Ghebru, Research Fellow, IFPRI | Charles North, Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Economic Growth, Education…

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GFAR Events

Agrifeeds events - 1 Mar, 2013 11:38
GFAR is a multi-stakeholder initiative that contributes to eradicating poverty, achieving food security, and conserving and managing natural resources. It enhances national capacities to generate, adapt and transfer knowledge.
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