Ten Years of Research on Chronic Poverty

CPRC conference on research findings and policy agenda

Source: IFPRI
Women farmers in Bangladesh have learned they play an important role that ensures food security for their families.

The Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC) marked ten years of poverty research with an international conference, “Ten years of ‘war against poverty’. What we have learned since 2000. What we should do 2010-2020,” held in Manchester, UK, September 8-10.

Leading poverty researchers and development practioners met to assess the current ‘state of the art’ in poverty reduction, highlight key CPRC research, and set the agenda for research and policy through 2020.

Several IFPRI researchers presented papers at the conference, including:

More information is available on the CPRC Conference website

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