First Food Security Futures Conference, Dublin, April 11-12, 2013

The first Food Security Futures Conference will bring together senior researchers from CGIAR and FAO to present their perspectives on research priorities for the 21st century. The conference is being held in Dublin, Ireland, the week before the EU Presidency (held the by Irish government) meeting on ‘Hunger – Nutrition – Climate Justice: Making Connections >> Read more

GCARD2 meeting on the Dublin Process: Enhancing the partnership between CAADP and CGIAR

The ‘Dublin process’ initiative aims to deepen alignment and collaboration between Africa’s agricultural research, extension and education programs and the research programs of the CGIAR, to facilitate agricultural transformation in Africa. A pre-conference meeting was held on October 28, 2012 at GCARD2 to develop concrete next steps to make the alignment between CGIAR and the >> Read more

Reaffirmed momentum for the strategic foresight work under the Policies, Institutions and Markets program

The CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions and Markets hosted a pre-conference meeting at GCARD2 on October 28, 2012: “From Global Futures to strategic foresight: planning the transition to sustainable quantitative methodologies”. This meeting, led by Gerald Nelson (IFPRI), introduced the work done so far to the broader GCARD audience, took stock of technologies identified >> Read more

New brochure on Policies, Institutions, and Markets

The new brochure on the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions and Markets is now available. It provides summary information on the objectives, research themes, impact pathways and partnerships of the program. PIM Brochure

Results of New Delhi priority-setting consultation

Following a successful priority-setting event in Beirut in February 2012, the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions and Markets held a second regional priority-setting event in New Dehli on July 3. Some 50 experts participated in the event, the results of which will provide valuable insight to the Program Management for determining priorities for the Asia-Pacific region. >> Read more