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    CONTENTS: Introduction The new global context for agricultural research; implications for policy / John W. Mellor Research results: Food data evaluation program Food production policy program Agricultural growth linkages program Food consumption ...
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    CONTENTS: Introduction Toward an ethical redistribution of food and agricultural science / John Mellor Research results: Food data evaluation program Food production policy program Agricultural growth linkages program Food consumption and ...
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    CONTENTS: Introduction Agricultural development: opportunities for the 1990s Research results: Food data evaluation program Food production policy program Agricultural growth linkages program Food consumption and nutrition policy ...
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    CONTENTS: Introduction Emphasizing agriculture in economic development — is it a risky business? / John W. Mellor Research results: Food data evaluation program Changes in the trends of food production growth in developing ...
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    CONTENTS: Message from the Chairman / Gerry Helleiner Introduction / Just Faaland Research results: Food data evaluation program World food trends and projections during this decade Production and consumption of foodgrains in India Poverty and ...
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    CONTENTS: Message from the Chairman / Gerry Helleiner Introduction: IFPRI’s role in policy formation and institution building / Just Faaland Research results: Environment and production technology division Markets and structural studies ...
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    CONTENTS: Message from the Chairman / Gerry Helleiner Introduction: Prospects for meeting future food demands / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Research results: Environment and production technology division Markets and structural studies division Food ...
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    CONTENTS: Introduction: The year in review / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Research results: Environment and production technology division Markets and structural studies division Food consumption and nutrition division Trade and macroeconomics ...
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    CONTENTS: Chairman’s message / Gerry Helleiner Director General’s Introduction / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Essay: GATT, regionalism, and international trade in agriculture / Sherman Robinson and Dean A. DeRosa Essay: The role of ...
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    CONTENTS: Board of Trustees Chairman’s message / David E. Bell Director General’s Introduction / Per Pinstur-Andersen Essay: Food prices and food security: where are we headed? / Mark W. Rosegrant A 2020 vision for food, agriculture, ...
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    Board of Trustees Message from the Chair / David E. Bell Director General’s Introduction / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Essay: Rural financial services for poverty alleviation: the role of public policy / Manfred Zeller and Manohar Sharma A 2020 ...
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    CONTENTS: Board of Trustees Message from the Chair / Martin Pineiro Director General’s Introduction / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Essay: Financing science for global food security / Philip G. Pardey, Julian M. Alston, and Vincent H. Smith Essay: ...
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    CONTENTS : (1) BOARD OF TRUSTEES (2) MESSAGE FROM THE CHAIRMAN / Martin Piñeiro (3) DIRECTOR GENERAL’S INTRODUCTION / Per Pinstrup-Andersen (4) Food Policy Research for Developing Countries, Emerging Issues and Unfinished Business / Per ...
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    CONTENTS: (1) MESSAGE FROM THE OUTGOING CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES / Martin Piñeiro (2) MESSAGE FROM THE INCOMING CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES / Geoff Miller (3) DIRECTOR GENERAL’S INTRODUCTION / Per Pinstrup-Andersen (4) THE ...
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    CONTENTS: Message From The Chair of The Board of Trustees / Geoff Miller Director General’s Introduction / Per Pinstrup-Andersen Biotechnology: Two Perspectives: Biotechnology, Trade, and Hunger / Eugenio Díaz-Bonilla and Sherman ...
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    Agricultural science and improvements in food production have significantly helped to feed the world’s growing population over the past 30 years. But within the last decade, progress in the fight against hunger and malnutrition has slowed. Major ...
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    The Annual Report contains an Essay: Agriculture, Food Security, Nutrition and the Millennium Development Goals by Joachim von Braun, M. S. Swaminathan, and Mark W. Rosegrant. There is an overview of the Institute followed by information on ...
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    The Annual Report contains an Essay: Agriculture, Food Security, Nutrition and the Millennium Development Goals by Joachim von Braun, M. S. Swaminathan, and Mark W. Rosegrant. There is an overview of the Institute followed by information on ...
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    In its second full year, the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) has progressed from establishing its research agenda and partnerships, to identifying and assessing key drivers of change, the role of different ...
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    A dynamic agricultural sector is crucial for economic growth, poverty alleviation, and food security in developing countries. Although primary agricultural activities are declining over time as a share of the economy, they still represent about ...
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    To develop and implement successful policies, policymakers need a clear picture of the options at their disposal and the likely results of their choices. Generating this information can take considerable time, particularly when researchers must ...
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    In 2008, a year in which the global population—particularly the world’s poor—was confronted by both the financial and food-price crises, agricultural systems faced changes that led to market disruptions, reduced growth, mass protests, and a ...
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    Read the 2009 Annual Report Online The number of hungry people spiked to more than 1 billion in 2009; the Millennium Development Goal of halving the proportion of hungry people by 2015 looked farther away than ever. Difficult times mean ...
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    Read the 2010 Annual Report Online In 2010, rising food prices and extreme events such as earthquakes, fires, droughts, and floods created new stresses on the world food system and generated fresh concern about the potential for a reprise of the ...
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    Read the 2011 Annual Report Online Feeding the world’s population, which is expected to reach 9 billion by 2050, is arguably the most important challenge facing policymakers. Amid food price shocks and an unpredictable climate, how we approach ...
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    As incomes rise and populations continue to grow and move from rural into urban areas, diets shift, placing additional pressure on the global food system. In the age of climate uncertainty, crop yields are becoming increasingly erratic, resulting ...
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    After decades on the sidelines, agriculture and food security have recently found their place at the top of the global development and policy agendas. In a world where 900 million people are undernourished and 2 billion are micronutrient ...
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    The report includes three essays about Responding to the World Food Crisis: Getting on the Right Track by Joachim von Braun, High Global Food Prices: The Challenges and Opportunities by Josette Sheeran, and Policy Implications of High Food Prices ...
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    In its first year, the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) took many steps to lay the groundwork for improved global health and nutrition in the future. Our initial work focused on solidifying critical ...
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    Sound policies, robust institutions, and well-functioning markets complement technological discovery in agricultural science to ensure that consumers have access to nutritious and affordable food, producers have incentives to plant and harvest, ...
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    The CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions and Markets (PIM), led by IFPRI, was launched in January 2012. PIM’s goal is to link researchers with development practitioners in order to address policy, institutional, and market issues and ...
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    What can governments in rich countries do about poverty in poor countries, apart from increasing and improving aid and endorsing ambitious poverty reduction goals? Answer: get serious about reforming their own farm policies and start dismantling ...