Special Event

2015 Global Landscapes Forum

The 2015 Global Landscapes Forum  is the leading platform for bringing together individuals and organizations that have an impact on land use. The event is expected to be the largest meeting on the sidelines of the UNFCCC COP21.  IFPRI will participate on the…

Regenerated rangeland in Bahia Blanca, Argentina
Special Event

IFPRI at 40

2015 is a momentous year for IFPRI as we celebrate our 40th anniversary. 

Policy Seminar

Economics of Land Degradation and Improvement

With: Joachim von Braun, Director of the Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, and Professor for Economic and Technological Change | Rattan Lal, Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science and Director of the Carbon Management and…

Policy Seminar

Climate Change & Food Security

Challenges and options at global and national scales. Video now available from the Nov 10 Policy Seminar.

Special Event

Women, Land, and Food

With: Susan Markhan, Senior Coordinator for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment, USAID | Chris Jochnick, CEO, Landesa | Hosaena Ghebru, Research Fellow, IFPRI | Charles North, Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Economic Growth, Education…

Policy Seminar

Macroeconomics, Agriculture & Food Security

With: Eugenio Diaz-Bonilla, Visiting Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI | Joe Glauber, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI | Alejandro Izquierdo, Principal Technical Leader & Economist, Inter-American Development Bank  |  Maximo Torero, Division Director of the Markets…

Scaling Up Biofortification
Policy Seminar

Getting to One Billion

Speakers: Anna Marie Ball, Manager, Africa Regional Partnerships & Strategic Alliances, HarvestPlus | Howarth Bouis, Director, HarvestPlus | Namukolo Covic, Research Coordinator in the Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy…

Special Event

New York Launch of the Global Hunger Index 2015

Opening remarks: H.E. David Donoghue, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations Speakers: Alex de Waal, Executive Director, World Peace Foundation Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University | Aine Fay, President and Chief…

 A Global Conference

Water for Food Security

Hosted by the World Food Center at the University of California, Davis and the International Food Policy Research Institute, the conference will address key issues on the global level down to the individual basin scale. It will analyze the extreme case of…