Karen Brooks appointed Director of the program

Appointed to lead the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions and Markets, Karen Brooks officially joined IFPRI on August 1, 2012. Brooks has worked for the World Bank for the past 20 years. For the last 10 years of her tenure there, she managed analytical and operational programs in agriculture and rural development for the >> Read more

News from “Policies, Institutions and Markets”

The Program Management Committee and Focal Points met for the first time in Washington DC on April 17-18-19 to set up the program governance processes, discuss the research priorities for 2012, and initiate work plans for the program strategies on gender, data management, partnerships/capacity strengthening and communication. The Management Committee reviewed the research proposals submitted >> Read more