Global integration can be a boon for Indian farmers but panelists agreed policies must focus on helping farmers and raise their incomes, not simply increase their outputs.
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Former IFAD President Kanayo F. Nwanze's A Bucket Of Water: Reflections on Sustainable Rural Development explores the struggles and victories of smallholder farmers.
Research in Africa by IFPRI and the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) shows organizations should actively engage women in decision-making on smallholder irrigation.
IFPRI’s research contributes to discussions on trade policies and rules at the World Trade Organization (WTO).
Hunger and undernutrition are chronic problems in many countries, and climate change threatens to make them worse. But governments, private companies, and international organizations can make rapid progress fixing them by working closely together,…
Climate variability is increasing the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events such as droughts and floods. Linked to El Niño, the recent floods in Central and Southern China are a reminder of the negative impacts of climate change—it is…
Smallholder farmers have a vital role to play in global food security and nutrition, and in supporting a range of development and climate change goals.
Improved seed varieties resistant to heat, drought can help farmers increase their yields
Policy options to help potentially profitable smallholders