Events

EVENTS

Upcoming Events

Political economy for improved policy analysis and implementation in CGIAR
September 11, 2019

Political economy for improved policy analysis and implementation in CGIAR

This workshop organized by PIM on September 11-12, 2019 at IFPRI will convene social scientists from across CGIAR to discuss ...
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PIM Extended Team and Independent Steering Committee (ISC) meeting
October 28, 2019

PIM Extended Team and Independent Steering Committee (ISC) meeting

The PIM program annual review and planning meeting will take place on October 28-30, 2019 at IFPRI, Washington D.C ...
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Past Events

The forced exile of Rohingyas into Bangladesh: Economic and nutritional outcomes and future policy options
July 10, 2019

The forced exile of Rohingyas into Bangladesh: Economic and nutritional outcomes and future policy options

This seminar will include analysis of incomes, employment, food security, and nutrition based on a household survey conducted in camps ...
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XVII Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons
July 1, 2019

XVII Biennial Conference of the International Association for the Study of the Commons

PIM is supporting participation of social scientists from across CGIAR in the XVII Biennial IASC Conference ‘In Defense of the ...
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Land tenure and perceived tenure security in the era of social and economic transformation in Africa
July 2, 2019

Land tenure and perceived tenure security in the era of social and economic transformation in Africa

In this webinar on July 2, Dr. Hosaena Ghebru will present findings from a recent set of studies on land ...
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The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Bonn 2019
June 22, 2019

The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) Bonn 2019

On 22-23 June 2019, GLF Bonn 2019 will explore the essential contributions of Indigenous peoples, local communities, and rural and ...
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Lessons from IFPRI country programs on informing policy decisions and strengthening capacity
May 22, 2019

Lessons from IFPRI country programs on informing policy decisions and strengthening capacity

Policy seminar co-organized by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and ...
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WEBINAR: Determinants of rural youth migration throughout the developing world
May 14, 2019

WEBINAR: Determinants of rural youth migration throughout the developing world

Alan de Brauw (IFPRI) discusses determinants of internal migration by youth within five countries: Bangladesh, Indonesia, Nigeria, Pakistan, and Tanzania ...
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Building resilience through financial inclusion: A review of existing evidence and knowledge gaps
May 9, 2019

Building resilience through financial inclusion: A review of existing evidence and knowledge gaps

This seminar on May 9 will provide a space to discuss effective strategies for building resilience through financial inclusion, and ...
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WEBINAR: Power, politics, and governance in the food system: Applications to Africa
May 8, 2019

WEBINAR: Power, politics, and governance in the food system: Applications to Africa

Growing interest in stimulating transformation throughout the agri-food system in Africa implies a more complex role for the region’s governments ...
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WEBINAR: Innovations to help secure pastoral land tenure and governance
March 28, 2019

WEBINAR: Innovations to help secure pastoral land tenure and governance

During this webinar, our presenter will describe innovations, successful practices, and lessons learned from her work on pastoral land tenure ...
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Webinar: Climate resilience and job prospects for young people in agriculture
February 7, 2019

Webinar: Climate resilience and job prospects for young people in agriculture

Climate change matters for all people. Does it matter particularly for young people? If so, where and how? Join our ...
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WEBINAR: Aspirations, trust, and poverty reduction
December 18, 2018

WEBINAR: Aspirations, trust, and poverty reduction

Understanding the psychological dimensions of poverty is critical for understanding how to alleviate it. This webinar with Katrina Kosec on ...
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WEBINAR: Community forest concessions in Petén, Guatemala: Effective governance for tropical forest conservation and socio-economic development
December 13, 2018

WEBINAR: Community forest concessions in Petén, Guatemala: Effective governance for tropical forest conservation and socio-economic development

The devolution of forest rights to local communities is seen as a critical element of strategies aimed at conserving tropical ...
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Seminar: Climate change mitigation and the future of food and agriculture
November 20, 2018

Seminar: Climate change mitigation and the future of food and agriculture

This seminar on Nov 20, organized jointly by CGIAR and the World Bank, will discuss latest evidence of relevance to ...
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WEBINAR: Do medium and large-scale farms generate income spillovers for rural households? The case of Tanzania
November 6, 2018

WEBINAR: Do medium and large-scale farms generate income spillovers for rural households? The case of Tanzania

Land acquisitions by foreign and local investors has generated much speculation about the impacts on smallholder households and rural communities ...
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Policy seminar: Past, present, and future of the commons
October 4, 2018

Policy seminar: Past, present, and future of the commons

There is a long history of common property, which we can define as resources held and managed collectively by a ...
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WEBINAR: Measuring policy distortions along agricultural value chains: Lessons from Africa and Asia
October 17, 2018

WEBINAR: Measuring policy distortions along agricultural value chains: Lessons from Africa and Asia

When: 17 October 2018, 10-11 am EST Presenter: Simla Tokgoz, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)   Measuring policy ...
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Webinar: Agricultural mechanization in Africa: Lessons learned from South-South knowledge exchange
October 4, 2018

Webinar: Agricultural mechanization in Africa: Lessons learned from South-South knowledge exchange

In this webinar on October 4, we will summarize major lessons about mechanization learned from the South-South knowledge exchange supported ...
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Webinar: Helping smallholder farmers manage risks: Innovations to improve agricultural insurance
September 19, 2018

Webinar: Helping smallholder farmers manage risks: Innovations to improve agricultural insurance

While agricultural insurance has been around for a long time, its adoption by smallholders around the world has been limited ...
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PIM workshop at ICAE 2018 explored challenges and opportunities for rural transformation in the 21st century
July 28, 2018

PIM workshop at ICAE 2018 explored challenges and opportunities for rural transformation in the 21st century

On July 28, as part of the 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists (ICAE), the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, ...
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Webinar: Measuring food losses: a new methodology
May 8, 2018

Webinar: Measuring food losses: a new methodology

[WEBINAR RECORDING] Despite broad interest in the problem, measurement of food loss and waste is problematical, especially in developing countries ...
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Agricultural development: Smart investing for global food security
April 23, 2018

Agricultural development: Smart investing for global food security

The most enduring solutions for feeding people and reducing extreme poverty in low-income countries entail efforts that empower rural farmers ...
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Webinar: Women in agriculture: Four myths
April 11, 2018

Webinar: Women in agriculture: Four myths

Sustainable Development Goal 5 on gender equality and women’s rights and at least 11 of the 17 SDGs require indicators ...
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Webinar: The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index – What have we learned?
November 17, 2017

Webinar: The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index – What have we learned?

The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI), launched in 2012, has been widely used to measure and understand women’s empowerment ...
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What happened at the SPIA-PIM Conference on Impacts of International Agricultural Research?
July 6, 2017

What happened at the SPIA-PIM Conference on Impacts of International Agricultural Research?

The ISPC's Standing Panel on Impact Assessment (SPIA) and the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) jointly ...
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