extension and rural advisory services

EXTENSION AND RURAL ADVISORY SERVICES

Events
Investment in agricultural producers is urgent for meeting the SDGs. This webinar will share key lessons and recommendations from a global research study on the issue launched by FAO, IFPRI and PIM.
Blog
Targeting women directly with relevant information in ways that are appealing increases their agency, access to resources, and achievements in farming.
EnGendering Data Blog
Disentangling information and role model effects on women's empowerment in rural Uganda.
Events
What will agricultural extension look like in 10-20 years? Join the event on March 4-5 at IFPRI to explore and share your ideas!
Blog
Takeaways from the recent knowledge event on the future of extension and rural advisory services convened by PIM and Feed the Future Developing Local Extension Capacity (DLEC) project.
Blog
What do youth have to do with agriculture or agricultural extension? Aren’t most young people trying to get out of rural areas and are not interested in agriculture?
Webinar
This webinar by the Feed the Future Developing Local Extension Capacity (DLEC) Project will summarize recent experience and give recommendations for expanding private sector agricultural extension and advisory services.
Events
The Nov 7-8 meeting will showcase new research on the impact of extension and advisory services and identify future needs for extension system programming and evaluation.
Blog
Researchers and development practitioners don’t often team up to co-lead large global projects. There are reasons this type of partnership isn’t very common, yet we each need the other to be able to solve seemingly intractable global problems like hunger and poverty.