New book guides policymakers to address climate change impacts on agriculture in the Philippines

New resource suggests climate adaptation strategies, as well as investment and policy options in the Philippine agriculture sector.

What happens when you incentivize primary education in Uganda

To move from universal primary access to universal primary education, countries must provide key instructional resources for all students and hold educators accountable for the achievement of all students.

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 and governance over the past 15 years, with special focus on how research and technical support to governments used as entry point can lead to policy-impacting results.

Who sits at the table? Policy, people, and potatoes in Kenya

Although it might seem surprising, many Kenyan farmers, entrepreneurs, and investors are intensely interested in the preparation of new regulations on the production and marketing of planting materials for vegetatively propagated crops (VPCs), such as potato and sweetpotato. The new regulations may determine who can and cannot produce VPC planting material, how quickly yields and output might grow, and what varieties come to dominate the market in the coming years.

Why raising aspirations may be key to achieving gender equality

As we seek new ways to empower women and girls, emerging evidence suggests that raising the aspirations of women or their husbands can be one effective route to consider.