IFPRI, in partnership with AUC, is convening the 2016 ReSAKSS Annual Conference to promote review and dialogue on the CAADP implementation agenda among policymakers, development partners, researchers, advocacy groups, farmers’ organizations, private sector, and other key stakeholders from within and outside Africa.
Welcome: Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI Opening Remarks: Saulos Chilima, Vice President, Republic of Malawi Keynote: Kanayo Nwanze, President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Perspectives: Fazle Hasan Abed, Founder and Chairperson, BRAC Wolfgang Jamann, Secretary General and CEO, CARE International Kathy Spahn, President and CEO, Helen Keller International Moderator: Catherine Bertini, Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University Closing Remarks: Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI
Speakers: Stuti Khemani, Senior Economist, World Bank Raymond C. Offenheiser, President and CEO, Oxfam America Discussants: Katrina Kosec, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI Tewodaj Mogues, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI Moderator: Ruth Meinzen-Dick, Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI
At a recent conference, IFPRI showed how it uses open data to build better nutrition policies.
IFPRI’s research contributes to discussions on trade policies and rules at the World Trade Organization (WTO).
The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Global Food Security Project and University of California, Davis invites you to "Water for Food Security: A Vital Resource to Feed the Planet".
New book shows the growth of microcredit in Bangladesh has helped lift some 2.5 million people out of poverty over 20 years.
Speaker: Sir Gordon Conway, professor of international development at Imperial College, London and former president of the Rockefeller Foundation Discussant: Mark Rosegrant, division director of environment and production technology at IFPRI Closing Remarks: Shenggen Fan, director general at IFPRI
Sluggish growth endangers the Sustainable Development Goal of ending poverty by 2030.
The first ever visit of FAO Director-General to IFPRI’s headquarters in Washington last week celebrated four decades of rich partnership that has generated cutting-edge technical knowledge and enhanced expertise for supporting food security and improved…