Ethiopia's coffee trading exchange is thought to better link domestic with global markets. But a new study finds the effects are not so clear-cut.
New IFPRI research maps the vulnerability of local markets in 27 developing countries to volatile global prices.
A smallholder farmer support program adapted from a Brazilian model finds initial successes.
Training, policy, and incentives can help systematically upgrade the region's farming equipment, IFPRI-IICA seminar participants say.
A new brief shows it would take a fairly modest amount – $11 billion annually from donors and governments – to do the job. How that figure was calculated.
A new Science study shows providing free vouchers for water treatments to the poor screens out those who won't use them without deterring those who do.
At the UN General Assembly last month, world leaders reiterated their commitment to the 2030 Agenda—including commitments in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on ending hunger and malnutrition.
New book shows the growth of microcredit in Bangladesh has helped lift some 2.5 million people out of poverty over 20 years.
Sluggish growth endangers the Sustainable Development Goal of ending poverty by 2030.
The estimated societal costs of non-communicable chronic diseases caused by unhealthy diets, such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease, are now greater than those due to undernutrition in most regions of the world. Furthermore, according to a study…