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The 21st Annual World Bank Conference on Land and Poverty, March 16-20, will focus on Institutions for Equity and Resilience. Latest research and innovations in policies and good practice on land governance around the world.
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CGIAR, a global research partnership dedicated to reducing poverty, enhancing food and nutrition security, and improving natural resources, is on a reform path. Wijnand van Ijssel shares his thoughts on the way forward. 
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Smallholder value chains are highly adaptive and changing systems. Value Chain Development interventions should take this into account to ensure these value chains remain competitive in turbulent markets.
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A collection of briefs just released by CIFOR presents findings on the progress of forest tenure reforms in Uganda and Kenya.
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This panel, organized by the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI), will share innovations from research and practitioner partnerships working to end violence against women in the global South.
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How secure resource rights help communities in Africa restore forests and build local economies
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Global evidence suggests that cash transfer programs, when combined with nutrition specific modalities, have the potential to improve child nutrition. But how much of those nutrition interventions would be enough to lead to sustainable improvements is yet not well understood. This seminar will aim to address remaining knowledge gaps on program design and policy options to make CT programming in the region more nutrition sensitive.
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The USAID Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research, Capacity, and Influence (PRCI) announces Request for Proposals for the Structural Transformation of African and Asian Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAAARS+) Fellowship Program. The new program is a collaboration between Cornell University, Michigan State University (MSU), and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). STAAARS+ is an extension of the Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Space (STAARS) fellowship program run by Cornell University and supported by PIM since 2016.
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This webinar will discuss key gender issues and entry points for policy research and outreach, focusing on integrating gender into each stage of the research process - from design to communication of impact.