David Laborde and Tess Lallemant from Markets, Trade, And Institutions Division at IFPRI presented the methodology used for Ending Hunger: what would it cost? report at the IFPRI and International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) workshop on July 18th, 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland.
IFPRI’s Capacity Strengthening Program recently released Best Practice series that will provide updated knowledge on the best practices in capacity development in food policy research in developing countries. Written by Dr. Suresh Babu and published in July 2017, Best Practices 1 provides an overview of capacity needs assessment. For more details, click here.
Hazel Malapit, Jessica Heckert, and Elena Martinez from PNHD and A4NH led a learning session during 2nd Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy week and the 5th Annual Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition (Nutrition Innovation Lab) Agriculture-Nutrition Scientific Symposium in Kathmandu, Nepal on July 9th, 2017. The learning session focused on Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture […]
Rajul Pandya-Lorch, chief of staff at IFPRI presenting at the Summer Institute, June 2016. Source: Center for Global Food Security at Purdue University Developing future leaders for agriculture research and development is key for capacity strengthening activity for reducing hunger, malnutrition, poverty, gender inequality, and practicing climate smart agriculture. Translating theoretical knowledge learned through academic […]
The International Centre for Parliamentary Studies has announced a week long professional certificate course on Strategic Policy Planning. The objective of this course is to train participants on best practices, strategic thinking, planning, and managing the policy process. With interactive learning, the course will support participants’ ability to communicate and influence the policy process. By […]