Upcoming Events

  • Date: 
    January 30, 2015
    12:15 pm to 1:45 pm EST (Please join us for lunch beginning at 11:45 am); Live webcast coming up at the scheduled time.

    Accelerating Progress to Overcome Malnutrition

    Presenter(s): 
    Remarks: Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI | Panelists: Richard Greene, Senior Deputy Assistant to the Administrator in the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Bureau for Food Security | Rolf Klemm, Vice President, Nutrition, Helen Keller International | Lucy Martinez Sullivan, Executive Director, 1,000 Days | Jomo Kwame Sundaram, FAO Assistant Director-General for Economic and Social Development | Moderator: Bonnie McClafferty, Director, Agriculture and Nutrition, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition.
    Location: 

    International Food Policy Research Institute
    2033 K Street, NW, Washington, DC
    Fourth Floor Conference Facility

    Event organized by IFPRI and FAO

    Eventbrite - IFPRI-FAO Policy Seminar "Accelerating Progress to Overcome Malnutrition"

  • Date: 
    February 3, 2015
    12:15 pm to 1:45 pm EST (Please join us for lunch beginning at 11:45 am); Live webcast coming up at the scheduled time.

    Social Marketing to Influence Public Behaviors

    What is it? Why is it so hard? What makes it easier?

    Presenter(s): 
    Chair: Rajul Pandya-Lorch, IFPRI | Speaker: Nancy Lee, adjunct faculty member at the University of Washington & President of Social Marketing Services, Inc.
    Location: 

    International Food Policy Research Institute
    2033 K Street, NW, Washington, DC
    Fourth Floor Conference Facility

    Eventbrite - IFPRI Policy Seminar -- Social Marketing to Influence Public Behaviors

    Social marketing is a proven behavior change discipline that first rose to prominence in the early 1970s. It has had a profound impact on influencing public behaviors that improve public health, prevent injuries, protect the environment, and contribute to communities.

  • Date: 
    February 5, 2015
    12:15 pm to 1:45 pm EST (Please join us for lunch beginning at 11:45 am); Live webcast coming up at the scheduled time.

    Donor Approaches to Political Economy Analysis

    What are the Implications for Food Security Policy and Research?

    Presenter(s): 
    Chair: Danielle Resnick, Research Fellow, IFPRI | Panelists: Verena Fritz, Senior Public Sector Specialist, The World Bank | Laura Pavlovic, Cross-Sectoral Programs Division Chief, USAID’s Center of Excellence on Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance | Colin Poulton, Research Fellow at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), and leader of the Policy Processes and Agricultural Sector Reform theme within the Future Agricultures Consortium.
    Location: 

    International Food Policy Research Institute
    2033 K Street, NW, Washington, DC
    Fourth Floor Conference Facility

    Eventbrite - Donor Approaches to Political Economy Analysis