In collaboration with Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Electricity (Ethiopia), African Development Bank, CGIAR research program on Water, Land, Ecosystems, IFPRI organized a two-training workshop on ‘Energy Systems Model: TIMES’ in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This training was led by Alam Mondal, research fellow in Environment and Production Technology Division at IFPRI. The training took place […]
Agricultural extension plays a critical role in promoting agricultural productivity, increasing food security, improving rural livelihoods, and promoting agriculture growth. Thus developing an implementation strategy for National Extension Policy is essential. International Food Policy Research Institute organized a two workshop focusing on agriculture extension policy in Zaria, Kaduna State in Nigeria. The workshop allowed participants […]
ACDI VOCA released a literature review on women in non-production roles in agriculture. This literature review aims to fill the knowledge gap by examining approaches to empower women or increase their incomes in four phases of the value chain outside of production: input and service provision, post-harvest handling, processing, and the marketing of agricultural goods. […]
The University of California, Davis in partnership with the Global Forum for Rural Advisory Services released a Nutrition-Sensitive Extension training module. The components of this training module include a manual, workbook, lecturer guide, and presentation. The module is amenable to self-directed or group study and is the 16th module in the New Extensionist Learning Kit. […]
Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) is relaunching the MOOC ‘Feeding a hungry planet: Agriculture, nutrition and sustainability’ course. In this course, participants will focus on issues such as food security, malnutrition, and ecosystem management. For more information about the course and registration, please click here.