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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Ottawa, Canada

11 Apr, 2018 15:45
May 1, 2018 - 09:00 am to 10:30 am EDT Canada Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Ottawa, Canada

The International Development Research Centre (IDRC), partnering with CGIAR’s International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and with the collaboration of Global Affairs Canada, is hosting the Canadian launch of IFPRI’s 2018 Global Food Policy…

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Women in agriculture: Four myths

2 Apr, 2018 18:02
Apr 11, 2018 - 10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT Webinar Women in agriculture: Four myths

Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5 on gender equality and women’s rights and at least 11 of the 17 SDGs require indicators related to gender dynamics. Despite the need for reliable indicators, stylized facts on women, agriculture, and the…

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - The Hague, Netherlands

27 Mar, 2018 19:05
Apr 18, 2018 - 02:30 pm to 04:30 pm CEST Netherlands Special Event 2018 Global Food Policy Report - The Hague, Netherlands

Introduction

Moderator: 

  • Paul van de Logt, Head, Food and Nutrition Security, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Opening

  • Shenggen Fan, Director, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

First Reaction

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2018 Global Food Policy Report - Geneva, Switzerland

27 Mar, 2018 16:21
Apr 16, 2018 - 10:30 am to 12:00 pm CEST Switzerland Policy Seminar 2018 Global Food Policy Report - Geneva, Switzerland

Moderator

  • James Zhan, Senior Director, Investments and Enterprise, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

Overview

  • Rajul Pandya-Lorch, Director, Communications and Public Affairs, International Food Policy Research Institute…
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International Workshop on Assessing Models of Public-Private Partnership for Irrigation Development (AMPPPIDA)

26 Mar, 2018 18:53
Mar 13, 2018 - 08:30 am to 02:00 pm GMT Ghana Workshop International Workshop on Assessing Models of Public-Private Partnership for Irrigation Development (AMPPPIDA)

Irrigation is important in Ghana to deal with the erratic rainfall, especially in the context of climate change. Irrigation can minimize frequent food shortages that are attributable to dependence on rainfall, and increase yields. However, to do this…

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Washington, DC Launch--2018 Global Report on Food Crises: From Humanitarian to Developmental Responses

26 Mar, 2018 17:10
Apr 27, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Special Event Washington, DC Launch--2018 Global Report on Food Crises: From Humanitarian to Developmental Responses

    Special Remarks

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    Global Report on Food Crises 2018

    26 Mar, 2018 16:44
    Mar 22, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am CET Special Event Global Report on Food Crises 2018

    On March 22, 2018, the Global Report on Food Crises was launched at FAO headquarters, Rome. The Report draws attention to rising levels of food insecurity and malnutrition, particularly associated with conflict and the impact of extreme climate…

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    Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

    23 Mar, 2018 18:12
    Apr 24, 2018 - 01:15 pm to 02:45 pm EDT Special Event Investing for Reshaping Food Systems

                        *To register, email rsvp@emergingag.com (Deadline is April 04, 2018)*

    Opening Remarks

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    Tracking Argentina's G20 Presidency

    22 Mar, 2018 18:47
    Special Event Tracking Argentina's G20 Presidency

    Building Consensus for Fair and Sustainable Development

    The G20 brings together 19 of the world’s most important industrialized and emerging economies, plus the European Union, to discuss important global trends. The scope of the G20 agenda has…

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    Strategy and Development Roundtables” (RSD) & book launch

    21 Mar, 2018 19:05
    Mar 27, 2018 - 02:30 pm to 06:00 pm GMT Book Launch Senegal Trade Strategy and Development Roundtables” (RSD) & book launch

    IFPRI's Dakar office is pleased to invite you to its conference series “Strategy and Development Roundtables” (SDR) in partnership with ISRA and DAPSA and to the Dakar launch of "Agriculture, Development, and the Global Trading System".

    Click here for…

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    Innovations in Ensuring Remunerative Prices (MSP) to Farmers

    20 Mar, 2018 20:46
    Mar 23, 2018 - 09:30 am to 05:30 pm UTC India Conference Innovations in Ensuring Remunerative Prices (MSP) to Farmers

    International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), jointly with the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS), and the ICAR- National Institute of Agricultural Economics and Policy Research (ICAR-NIAP), is organizing a Policy Dialogue…

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    Tales of yield improvement

    20 Mar, 2018 16:25
    Apr 5, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EDT Special Event Tales of yield improvement

    Rapid Fire Presentations

    • James W. Jones, Distinguished Professor and Director, Florida Climate Institute (currently at the National Science Foundation) (Video)
    • Morven McLean, Executive Director, International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI) Research…
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    Building on Progress in Rwanda: Compact2025 Forum

    19 Mar, 2018 14:55
    Oct 23, 2017 - 08:00 am to 04:30 pm CAT Special Event Building on Progress in Rwanda: Compact2025 Forum

    Ending hunger and malnutrition, and building human capacity is “a moral obligation that we need to fulfill as the current generation,” highlighted Dr. Gerardine Mukeshimana, the Honorable Minister of Agriculture and Animal Resources, as she opened the…

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    Moving from relief to resilience: Compact2025 Forum in Malawi

    19 Mar, 2018 14:47
    Oct 31, 2017 - 08:00 am to 12:30 pm CAT Special Event Moving from relief to resilience: Compact2025 Forum in Malawi

    Building resilience is no longer a talk show, it is a matter of action,” urged Right Honourable Dr. Saulos Klaus Chilima, Vice President of the Republic of Malawi, in his keynote address at the Compact2025 Forum in Lilongwe, Malawi on October 31,…

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    Stakeholders Convene to Accelerate Progress in Bangladesh

    19 Mar, 2018 14:01
    Oct 4, 2017 - 09:00 am to 05:00 pm BDT Special Event Stakeholders Convene to Accelerate Progress in Bangladesh

    Success in ending hunger and undernutrition depends on country-owned and country-led strategies and investments. On October 4, 2017, the International Food Policy Research Institute organized two events in Dhaka, Bangladesh, bringing together…

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    First Global Conference on Biofortification

    17 Mar, 2018 01:44
    Nov 9, 2010 - 09:30 am EST to Nov 11, 2010 - 12:30 pm EST Conference First Global Conference on Biofortification

    This conference is your chance to meet with experts from around the world to take stock of progress made in developing nutrient-rich crops, share lessons learned, and chart the future of this emerging agricultural innovation for public…

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    Land and Poverty Conference 2018

    14 Mar, 2018 17:38
    Mar 19, 2018 - 08:00 am EDT to Mar 23, 2018 - 03:00 pm EDT Conference Land and Poverty Conference 2018

    IFPRI is participating in the World Bank's 19th annual Land and Poverty Conference in Washington, DC under the theme " Land Governance in an Interconnected World".

    The Land and Poverty conference will present the latest research and practice on the…

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    LAUNCH EVENT: 2018 Global Food Policy Report

    12 Mar, 2018 14:15
    Mar 20, 2018 - 09:30 am to 11:00 am EDT Special Event LAUNCH EVENT: 2018 Global Food Policy Report

      SPEAKER

      MODERATOR

      PANEL

      • Catherine BertiniDistinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture, The Chicago Council on Global Affairs; and…

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      The cocoa coast: The board-managed cocoa sector in Ghana

      16 Feb, 2018 18:50
      Mar 8, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:30 pm EST Book Launch The cocoa coast: The board-managed cocoa sector in Ghana

      Speaker

      Panelists

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      Argentina’s G20 Presidency: Building Consensus for Fair and Sustainable Development

      8 Feb, 2018 21:48
      Feb 21, 2018 - 12:15 pm to 01:45 pm EST Policy Seminar Argentina’s G20 Presidency: Building Consensus for Fair and Sustainable Development

        Speakers

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