Reminder: Call for Abstracts

Only a few days remain to submit abstracts for the 4th Annual Research Conference hosted by the Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH), to be held  in London June 3-4th 2014. EXTENSION: Submissions are due by January 31st.  

Making Policy Research Conducive to Policy Change: No Simple Recipe!

(Cross-posted on the PIM website.) How can research generate policy-relevant evidence? How can we increase the likelihood that evidence is used effectively by decision-makers? How can researchers ensure that research serves as a “catalyst” to boost the effectiveness of policies and programs? From November 18-20th, a group of more than 50 policy experts, researchers, and practitioners from >> Read more

Workshop on Approaches and Methods for Policy Process Research

The CGIAR Research Programs on Policies, Institutions and Markets (PIM) and  Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) are sponsoring a workshop on “Approaches and Methods for Policy Process Research” at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington, D.C. from  November 18-20, 2013. The objective of the workshop is to strengthen capacity within the CRPs >> Read more

2012 Global Food Policy Report

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) released the 2012 Global Food Policy Report. The report reviews food policy developments and trends of major food policy developments, high-quality research, and perspectives of farmers from around the world. It also charts the path forward with a call to action on gender rights, employment in agriculture for >> Read more