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The Forced Exile of Rohingyas into Bangladesh: Economic and Nutritional Outcomes and Future Policy Options

IFPRI events - 18 Jun, 2019 12:55
Jul 10, 2019 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Bangladesh Policy Seminar Nutrition The Forced Exile of Rohingyas into Bangladesh: Economic and Nutritional Outcomes and Future Policy Options

In late 2017, more than 600 thousand Rohingya people fled violence in Myanmar and crossed into southeastern Bangladesh, joining 200 to 400 thousand other Forcibly Displaced Myanmar Nationals.

 

This seminar will include results of an October/November …

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High Impact and Underrepresented Nutrition Sensitive Food Systems in South Asia

IFPRI events - 12 Jun, 2019 12:29
Jun 17, 2019 - 09:00 am +07 to Jun 18, 2019 - 05:00 pm +07 Policy Roundtable Food Security Nutrition Globalization Meeting the SDGs Science, Technology, and Innovation High Impact and Underrepresented Nutrition Sensitive Food Systems in South Asia

IFPRI is participating in a roundtable discussion hosted by South Asia Food and Nutrition Security Initiative (SAFANSI).

The roundtable will draw on the latest evidence and experience from current nutrition-sensitive and nutrition-specific programs, wh…

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Launch of IFPRI’s 2019 Global Food Policy Report: Revitalizing Rural Areas in Lebanon & Soft Launch of WBG’s DigitalAG4MENA

IFPRI events - 10 Jun, 2019 11:46
Jun 18, 2019 - 11:00 am to 02:00 pm EEST Global Food Policy Report Globalization Food Security Nutrition Health Launch of IFPRI’s 2019 Global Food Policy Report: Revitalizing Rural Areas in Lebanon & Soft Launch of WBG’s DigitalAG4MENA

The Launch of IFPRI’s 2019 Global Food Policy Report

Welcoming Remarks

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EAT Stockholm Food Forum 2019

IFPRI events - 7 Jun, 2019 15:54
Jun 12, 2019 - 02:15 pm CEST to Jun 13, 2019 - 02:15 pm CEST Special Event Globalization Meeting the SDGs Nutrition EAT Stockholm Food Forum 2019

IFPRI is participating in the 2019 EAT Stockholm Food Forum.

The forum will explore a range of solutions available for achieving healthy and sustainable diets for a growing global population. It will confront some of the hard questions head on, such as…

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2019 Global Leadership Summit

IFPRI events - 7 Jun, 2019 12:56
Jun 9, 2019 - 08:30 am EDT to Jun 11, 2019 - 05:00 pm EDT Conference Climate Change Meeting the SDGs Gender Globalization 2019 Global Leadership Summit

IFPRI is participating in the 2019 Global Leadership Summit.

ISSUE PANEL 1

Climate Change: Vulnerable Populations in Crisis (June 10, 2019 -- 10:15am-11:15am, Atrium Ballroom)

 

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    Global NDC Conference 2019

    IFPRI events - 7 Jun, 2019 11:39
    Jun 13, 2019 - 11:00 am to 12:45 pm CEST Conference Climate Change Environment and Natural Resources Nutrition Meeting the SDGs Globalization Global NDC Conference 2019

    IFPRI is participating in the 2019 NDC Conference.

    The Global NDC Conference 2019 aims to inspire and enable policy makers and practitioners to accelerate the pace and scale of transformational change through NDC implementation in order to reach the l…

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    American Society for Nutrition Conference

    IFPRI events - 4 Jun, 2019 17:34
    Jun 8, 2019 - 07:00 am EDT to Jun 11, 2019 - 05:00 pm EDT India Conference Nutrition Health Meeting the SDGs Globalization American Society for Nutrition Conference

    IFPRI is participating in the 2019 American Society for Nutrition Conference, where more than 3,600 nutrition science professionals will convene. The conference will provide attendees with opportunities to participate in scientific sessions, oral abstr…

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    23rd ICABR Conference

    IFPRI events - 31 May, 2019 15:04
    Jun 4, 2019 - 08:30 am CEST to Jun 7, 2019 - 03:45 pm CEST Uganda Conference Meeting the SDGs Climate Change Science, Technology, and Innovation Environment and Natural Resources Agriculture Production Markets 23rd ICABR Conference

    IFPRI is participating in the 2019 International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research conference, which will focus on innovations, finance for the development and commercialization of these innovations, and the regulations and policies that encour…

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    The Latest Evidence on Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture

    IFPRI events - 31 May, 2019 14:34
    Jun 3, 2019 - 09:00 am EDT to Jun 5, 2019 - 11:00 am EDT Conference Nutrition Health Agriculture Production Agricultural Extension Meeting the SDGs The Latest Evidence on Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture

    IFPRI is participating in The Latest Evidence on Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture e-conference organized by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN).

    Nutrition-sensitive agriculture offers great potential for Sustainable Development Goal 2 (…

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    AIARD's 55th Annual Conference

    IFPRI events - 31 May, 2019 12:49
    Jun 2, 2019 - 08:30 am EDT to Jun 4, 2019 - 02:00 pm EDT Conference Resilience Globalization Nutrition Health Gender AIARD's 55th Annual Conference

    IFPRI is participating in AIARD's 55th Annual Conference taking place on June 2, 2019 to June 4, 2019. 

    The Nourishing the world’s population in an era of increasing strain on planetary resources and boundaries requires a more resilient global food sys…

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    Faster than you think: Renewable Energy and Developing Countries

    IFPRI events - 29 May, 2019 17:56
    Jun 13, 2019 - 09:30 am to 10:30 am EDT Policy Seminar Energy Food Security Science, Technology, and Innovation Faster than you think: Renewable Energy and Developing Countries

    Large and rapid declines in costs for renewable energy systems, particularly solar and wind power, and efforts to limit greenhouse gas emissions are reshaping energy systems globally. Expanding renewable energy systems have great potential to achieve w…

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    Two Dimensions of Growth: Biology and Economics

    IFPRI events - 28 May, 2019 17:59
    Jun 27, 2019 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture Nutrition Health Globalization Markets Two Dimensions of Growth: Biology and Economics

    There is extensive evidence that reducing undernutrition brings considerable economic benefits, often far greater than the costs of investing in nutrition programs.  But the evidence on a global scale offers only a first step toward guidance on priorit…

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    European Development Days Lab Debate Session

    IFPRI events - 20 May, 2019 16:13
    Jun 19, 2019 - 09:00 am to 10:15 am CEST Global Food Policy Report Globalization Agricultural Extension Agriculture Production Food Security Food Prices Nutrition Meeting the SDGs Climate Change Markets European Development Days Lab Debate Session

    Revitalizing rural areas is critical to building a world that leaves no one behind. Climate change, conflict, urbanization and increasing rural-urban inequalities are some of the most urgent challenges faced by marginalized communities. These challenge…

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    CGIAR System Council Share Fair

    IFPRI events - 16 May, 2019 11:50
    May 15, 2019 - 09:00 am EAT to May 16, 2019 - 05:00 pm EAT Ethiopia Conference Nutrition Agriculture Production Agricultural Extension Globalization Science, Technology, and Innovation Food Security CGIAR System Council Share Fair

    IFPRI is participating in the Share Fair, which is a side event to the 8th CGIAR System Council Meeting. The objective of the Share Fair is to demonstrate how CGIAR is working in an integrated manner to tackle local challenges of global importance with…

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    The 1st China and Global Agricultural Policy Forum: 2019 Global Food Policy Report and China Agricultural Policy Report 2019

    IFPRI events - 13 May, 2019 10:15
    May 13, 2019 - 09:00 am to 11:55 am CST China Global Food Policy Report Globalization Food Security Nutrition Health Meeting the SDGs Agriculture Production The 1st China and Global Agricultural Policy Forum: 2019 Global Food Policy Report and China Agricultural Policy Report 2019

    Welcome and Introduction

    Moderator, Mr. Longjiang Yuan, Director General, Institute of Agricultural Economics and Development of CAAS

    Opening Remarks

    • Prof. Huajun Tang, Member of the Leading Party Group, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs (MOA);…
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    3rd Global ODA Forum for Sustainable Agricultural Development

    IFPRI events - 10 May, 2019 17:30
    May 13, 2019 - 09:00 am KST to May 15, 2019 - 06:20 pm KST Conference Agriculture Production Agricultural Extension Nutrition Health 3rd Global ODA Forum for Sustainable Agricultural Development

    IFPRI is participating in the third Global ODA Forum where international organizations and domestic related organizations leading the development of the agriculture, forestry and livestock industry in the international community gather will together to…

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    The Shape of Food Security – A Presentation on the Creation, Life, and Publications of Food Security

    IFPRI events - 10 May, 2019 15:54
    Jun 4, 2019 - 12:15 pm to 01:30 pm EDT Special Event Nutrition Food Security Health The Shape of Food Security – A Presentation on the Creation, Life, and Publications of Food Security

    Ten years ago, plant pathologists Richard Strange and Peter Scott founded the journal "Food Security—the Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food" in response to Norman Borlaug’s challenge to "do more for food security."

     …

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    Digital Tools for Better Rural Investments: The Agricultural Investment Data Analyzer

    IFPRI events - 10 May, 2019 10:38
    May 15, 2019 - 09:30 am to 11:30 am CEST Egypt Policy Seminar Agricultural Extension Agriculture Production Food Security Social Protection Country and Regional Programs Digital Tools for Better Rural Investments: The Agricultural Investment Data Analyzer

    Building on the previous IFAD-IFPRI-PIM (CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets) project), “Decreasing Vulnerability to Conflict in Arab Countries through Rural Development," the Agricultural Investment Data Analyzer (AIDA) proje…

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    Determinants of Rural Youth Migration Throughout the Developing World

    IFPRI events - 7 May, 2019 14:42
    May 14, 2019 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT Bangladesh Indonesia Nigeria Pakistan Tanzania Webinar Conflict and Migration IFPRI-Led CGIAR Research Programs Country and Regional Programs Determinants of Rural Youth Migration Throughout the Developing World

    The decision of whether to migrate or not is one of many important decisions that young men and women make throughout the developing world. In this webinar, we will discuss determinants of internal migration by youth within five different countries (Ba…

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