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Food for education

For many of the world’s poor, public safety-net programs are the only hope for a life free from chronic poverty and undernutrition. But the proper combination of incentives and support can be difficult to achieve. The International Food Policy Research…

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Mettre fin a la famine en Afrique

Contrairement aux prévisions communément admises quant à l’aggravation du déclin économique de l’Afrique, une récente étude présente une vision alternative plus positive de l’avenir de ce continent. De nouveaux engagements politiques, une gestion du programme…

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Ending Hunger in Africa

In contrast to popular predictions of Africa’s worsening economic decline, recent research supports an alternative and more positive vision of Africa’s future. New political commitment and African ownership of the development agenda, combined with a renewed…

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Living in the city

Data from many countries show that the concentration of poverty and malnutrition is shifting from rural to urban areas. Although many rural people move to the cities seeking to improve their well-being, they often remain mired in poverty and squalor. Rampant…

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Comida para la educacion

En el mundo en via de desarrollo, 200 millones de niños menores de cinco años, están mal nutridos. La mayoria de estos niños viven en la pobreza absoluta, nunca han tenido suficiente comida desde su nacimiento y jamás van a terminar una educación primaria. Los…

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Nutrition: a foundation for development

Nutrition: A Foundation For Development is a compilation of 12 briefs on the latest research findings in nutrition as they relate to other development sectors. The briefs are designed to facilitate dialogue between nutrition and other development professionals…

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Reaching sustainable food security for all by 2020

"As part of its 2020 Vision for Food, Agriculture, and the Environment Initiative, the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has articulated a vision of what the world should look like in 2020: it should be a world free from poverty, hunger…

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Launch of a Nigerian agricultural policy researchers network

"One of the key activities of the Agricultural Policy Support Facility (APSF) is to improve communication linkages and consultations between policymakers, policy analysts, and policy beneficiaries on agricultural and rural development policy issues. In the…

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