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  • Policy Seminar

    Aflatoxins: Finding Solutions for Improved Food Safety

    Aflatoxins—a naturally occurring carcinogenic byproduct of common fungi on grains and other crops—pose a significant public health risk in many tropical developing countries. It is estimated that 26,000 Africans living south of the Sahara die annually…

  • Special Event

    2013 Global Hunger Index Launch Event

    The Challenge of Hunger: Building Resilience to Achieve Food And Nutrition Security Resilience is the central theme of the 2013 Global Hunger Index, published by the International Food Policy Research Institute, Concern Worldwide, and Welthungerhilfe.…

  • Special Event

    23rd Annual Martin J. Forman Memorial Lecture

    Stepping into the SUN: Successes and Constraints from On-the-Ground The June 2013 Lancet series underscores that tackling the burden of malnutrition is one of the greatest challenges the global community faces in ensuring the survival and healthy…

  • Policy Seminar

    Transforming Agriculture in Africa

    The Insiders’ Perspective In recent years, there have been a number of high-profile initiatives to promote agricultural development in Africa. These initiatives attempt to address one of the most pressing development challenges in Africa: increasing…

  • Policy Seminar

    Food, Forests, and Landscapes

    Protecting Ecosytems, Feeding the Future | CIFOR-IFPRI Event The world faces the complex challenge of providing nutritious and affordable food to a rising population expected to reach 9 billion by 2050, without depleting scarce natural resources. In…

  • Workshop

    Global Futures for Agriculture Workshop

    IFPRI-hosted this workshop of CGIAR’s Global Futures for Agriculture where various stakeholder representatives from IFPRI and 10 other CGIAR centers reviewed the project’s newest strategic foresight methods and the types of technologies being used in…

  • Country Workshop

    Economic Transformation in West Africa

    What It Means for Food Security and Poverty Reduction West Africa has sustained a solid pace of growth for nearly two decades—a welcome change after years of stagnation and decline. The strategic question remains, however: How can the region build on…

  • Policy Seminar

    Policymakers’ Responses to Food Price Crises

    Results from a 14-Country Political Economy Study Increasing food price volatility since 2007, which is likely to continue and possibly amplify in the future, presents a major challenge for the world’s policymakers. While much has been written about…

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