Upcoming Events

  • Date: 
    May 26, 2015
    9:30-3:35

    What Kinds of Social Safety Net Transfers Work Best for the Rural Ultra Poor?

    Location: 

    Dhaka, Bangladesh

    Abstract

    On Tuesday, May 26, The Safety Net Transfer Modality Research Initiative (TMRI), jointly implemented by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the UN World Food Programme (WFP), will organize a seminar to present the final findings of the research.

  • Date: 
    May 30, 2015
    9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT

    Exposing Hidden Hunger

    A Bi-Coastal Vizathon Event

    Location: 

    Bread for the World
    425 3rd Street Southwest

    Suite 1200

    Washington, DC 20024

    On Saturday, May 30th, Bread for the World Institute and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), partnering with HelpMeViz, will organize a Vizathon to bring together a variety of professionals to find better ways of using data to tell the story of Hidden Hunger.

    The event aims to bring coders, data scientists, researchers, and data visualizers together to help address two important data visualization challenges:

    Challenge 1: Exposing Hidden Hunger
    Challenge 2: How Hunger is Feeding an Obesity Pandemic

  • Date: 
    June 8, 2015
    12:15 pm to 1:45 pm EDT (Please join us for lunch beginning at 11:45 am); Live webcast coming up at the scheduled time.

    Achieving Food Security in Africa South of the Sahara Through Food Value Chains

    Presenter(s): 
    Moderator: Rajul Pandya-Lorch, IFPRI | Welcome: Astrid Jakobs de Pádua, German Embassy | Liberata Mulamula, Tanzanian Ambassador to the US (TBC) | Speakers: Khamaldin Mutabazi, Sokoine University of Agriculture SUA in Morogoro, Tanzania | Ephraim Nkonya, IFPRI | Stefan Sieber, Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research ZALF
    Location: 

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

    Eventbrite - Achieving Food Security in SSA