Archives for November 2013

Tom Arnold on the Importance of a Resilience Perspective

Watch Tom Arnold, Special Representative for Hunger, Concern Worldwide, speak about the importance of a resilience perspective during “Investing in Strengthening the Resilience of Smallholder Farmers,” an IFPRI 2020 lead in event on October 21, 2013.

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister agrees to inaugurate 2020 conference

IFPRI and its 2020 Vision Initiative are delighted to announce that H. E. Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn of Ethiopia has agreed to inaugurate the 2020 conference on Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security on May 15, 2014.

European Development Day Panel on Resilience

Date: November 26, 2013 Location: Brussels

Advisory Council meets to discuss 2020 conference

On October 21, 2013, the 2020 and Strategic Advisory Council met to discuss the 2020 consultation theme and key issues to include in the conference program.