#2020Resilience Twitter Chat Summary

The following post is a slightly modified version of a story that originally appeared on the Farming First website.   To warm up for the global conference “Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security” taking place in Ethiopia in a few weeks time, Farming First and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) held a >> Read more

Farming First and IFPRI Training Workshop for Communicators, May 14, 2014, Addis Ababa

** APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED **   Farming First and IFPRI are organizing a one-day workshop for communicators on May 14, 2014 immediately prior to IFPRI’s 2020 conference on “Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security” in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

European Development Day Panel on Resilience

Date: November 26, 2013 Location: Brussels

Investing in Strengthening the Resilience of Smallholder Farmers: Roundtable Discussion

Strengthening the resilience of smallholder farmers requires integrated programming across sectors and a coherent policy framework for resilience, according to panelists at a lead-in event for the 2020 conference. 

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.