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Tackling Famine in the Twenty-First Century

23 Jun, 2017 14:52
Jul 12, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Roundtable Tackling Famine in the Twenty-First Century

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Taking It to Scale: Insights from IFPRI’s Research on Improving Nutrition Behaviors in Multiple Contexts

8 Jun, 2017 16:04
Jun 28, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Policy Seminar Taking It to Scale: Insights from IFPRI’s Research on Improving Nutrition Behaviors in Multiple Contexts

This seminar presents the key findings from the set of studies, shares insights on the policy and contextual relevance of the results, and discusses the factors that led to the Alive & Thrive successful long-term research partnership.

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Technologies, Platforms and Partnerships in support of the African agricultural science agenda

27 Apr, 2017 14:30
Apr 4, 2017 - 09:00 am GMT to Apr 5, 2017 - 04:30 pm GMT Joint Seminar Series Technologies, Platforms and Partnerships in support of the African agricultural science agenda Agriculture and Food Production Science, Technology, and Innovation Environment and Natural Resources

A meeting was held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire April 4 and 5, 2017, co-hosted by IFPRI and AfricaRice, to strengthen linkages and forge stronger partnerships around new ideas, tools and technologies that contribute to developments in agricultural…

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Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World

25 Apr, 2017 17:43
Jun 6, 2017 - 09:00 am to 05:30 pm CEST Special Event Food Security and Nutrition in an Urbanizing World

Hyper-urbanization and its implications for food security and nutrition in urban and rural areas is an urgent concern that has gained increasing attention over the years. The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), SNV Netherlands…

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Better Targeting Food Safety Investments in Low and Middle Income Countries

11 Apr, 2017 20:46
May 24, 2017 - 09:00 am to 06:00 pm CEST Special Event Better Targeting Food Safety Investments in Low and Middle Income Countries

Recent work by the WHO shows the health burden of foodborne disease is comparable to that of malaria, HIV/AIDS or tuberculosis. To further expose and explore the massively under-estimated burden of foodborne disease and its likely causes, the CGIAR…

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Structural Change, Fundamentals, and Growth: A Framework and Case Studies

10 Apr, 2017 19:24
May 11, 2017 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Book Launch Structural Change, Fundamentals, and Growth: A Framework and Case Studies

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  • Dani Rodrik, Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University (Presentation | Video)
  • Margaret ​McMillan, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI; Professor of Economics, Tufts…
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