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Policy Seminar

Monitoring agricultural incentives: A global perspective

Speakers: Kym Anderson, Professor of Economics at the University of Adelaide and Australian National University, and IFPRI board chair Holger A. Kray, Head of the World Bank’s Africa Agricultural Policy Unit David Laborde Debucquet, Senior research fellow, IFPRI Pedro Martel, Chief for the environment, rural development, and disaster risk management division at Inter-American Development Bank Chair Anne O. Krueger, Senior research professor of international economics at Johns Hopkins University Closing Remarks: Shenggen Fan, Director general at IFPRI

Special Event

22nd Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

COP22 in Marrakech took over the reins from COP21 during which important progress was made. It focused on action items in order to achieve the priorities of The Paris Agreement, especially related to adaptation, transparency, technology transfer, mitigation, capacity building and loss and damages. For Salaheddine Mezouar, President of COP22, this conference was an “opportunity to make the voices of the most vulnerable countries to climate change heard, in particular African countries and island states. It is urgent to act on these issues linked to stability and security,” he declared. COP22 was designated as one of action.

Conference

Achieving a Nutrition Revolution for Africa

IFPRI, in partnership with AUC, is convening the 2016 ReSAKSS Annual Conference to promote review and dialogue on the CAADP implementation agenda among policymakers, development partners, researchers, advocacy groups, farmers’ organizations, private sector, and other key stakeholders from within and outside Africa.

Special Event

Accelerating Progress in Ending Hunger and Undernutrition

Welcome Remarks:  Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI Keynote Address:  Kanayo Nwanze, President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Perspectives: Fazle Hasan Abed, Founder and Chairperson, BRAC Wolfgang Jamann, Secretary General and CEO, CARE International  Kathy Spahn, President and CEO, Helen Keller International Moderator:  Catherine Bertini, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University Closing Remarks:  Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI

Special Event

IFPRI-CARE International Partnership Agreement

On October 6, 2016, IFPRI director general Dr. Shenggen Fan welcomed Dr. Wolfgang Jamann to IFPRI’s Washington headquarters. Dr. Jamann is Secretary General and CEO of Geneva-based CARE International Federation. During their meeting, the two leaders signed a…

Special Event

Follow-Up to the S4AC Write Shop

Welcome and Introductions  Kerri Wright Platais,  program head for scientific and technical partnerships in Africa, IFPRI. Transformative potential of big data and technology: Leveraging CGIAR data (Presentation) Kerri Wright Platais,  program head for…

Special Event

Making Politics Work to Meet the SDGs

Speakers: Stuti Khemani, Senior Economist, World Bank Raymond C. Offenheiser, President and CEO, Oxfam America Discussants: Katrina Kosec, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI Tewodaj Mogues, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI Moderator: Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI

Special Event

Water for Food Security

The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Global Food Security Project and University of California, Davis invites you to "Water for Food Security: A Vital Resource to Feed the Planet".

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