Archives for August 2013

2020 conference to be held May 15-17, 2014,in Addis Ababa

We are pleased to announce the IFPRI 2020 Conference on “Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security” to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in May 2014.

Policy consultation launched on "Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security"

IFPRI and its 2020 Vision Initiative have launched a two-year global consultative policy process on “Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security.”

Chris Barrett on a Theory of Resilience

During the first lead-in policy seminar for the 2020 policy conference, Dr. Christopher Barrett, Professor of Economics, Cornell University, presented a theory of resilience for international development.

Brussels Briefing on Agricultural Resilience

On March 4, 2013, IFPRI co-organized the 30th Brussels Briefing on “Agricultural resilience in the face of crisis and shocks” at the European Economic and Social Committee.

Contribute to the online bibliography

Keep up to date with new publications with Google Scholar, IFPRI's ebrary, WorldCat and more

Inventory of IFPRI work on resilience

Explore our compilation of IFPRI researchers’ work on resilience within food and nutrition security, published in both IFPRI and external outlets.

Definitions of resilience

This document is a compilation of various definitions of resilience within the academic and gray literature. To suggest a definition to add to the list, please email the definition and its source to IFPRI-2020Resilience@cgiar.org. IFPRI will review all submissions for suitability, and update the list regularly. Download definitions document

Contribute to our Online Resources

IFPRI and its 2020 Vision Initiative have released a number of exciting resources on resilience for food and nutrition security. We invite you to contribute your works, ideas, and input. Explore the key research publications listed within the collaborative bibliography, and send us suggestions of your own. Discover IFPRI researchers’ existing work on resilience within >> Read more