On April 12, 2016, the Eastern and Southern Africa Office (ESAO) joined a half day “Knowledge Share Fair” at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) in Addis Ababa organized by the Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) on behalf of CGIAR. The Fair, a concurrent event with the Science Forum 2016 brought together all CGIARRead more
On March 9-10, 2016, the first in a series of Feed the Future – Innovation Lab for Small Scale Irrigation (ILSSI) workshops to strengthen capacity on gender and water was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, convened by the International Food Policy Research Institute, the International Water Management Institute, and the Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture andRead more
On February 2-3, 2016, Food Systems for Healthier Diets A4NH Phase II Proposal Planning meeting was held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The meeting insights on the direction of the 'Food Systems for Healthier Diets' (FSHD) research program in Ethiopia based on a consultation with Ethiopian partners and the CGIAR Ethiopia site integration team with interactiveRead more
IFPRI organizes the 2014 Regional Strategic Analysis and Knowledge Support System (ReSAKSS) Annual Conference is organized in partnership with the African Union Commission (AUC) and NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency. It will take place at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 8-10 October, 2014.
Godfrey Bahiigwa, head of IFPRI's Eastern and Southern Africa Office (ESAO), told Xinhua News Agency in an in-depth interview on a biannual African Union summit being held here under the theme of "Agriculture and Food Security." Click here to see the full interview.
“Much work needs to be done. The fight to end hunger and under nutrition must continue beyond 2015.” --Shenggen Fan, Director General IFPRI IFPRI’s 2013 Global Food Policy Report was launched in Eastern and Southern Africa on April 3, 2014 on the campus of the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), in Addis Ababa by IFPRIRead more
IFPRI’s 2013 Global Food Policy Report: Ending hunger and undernutrition by 2025 must be a top priority in the post-2015 development agenda IFPRI’s 2013 Global Food Policy Report reviews major food policy developments and trends from the past year, documents emerging issues, examines key challenges and opportunities, describes the rising political commitment to food andRead more
IFPRI’s 2012 Global Food Policy Report reviews food policy developments and trends with chapter-by-chapter discussions of major food policy developments, high-quality research, and perspectives of farmers from around the world.