The way forward for building resilience for ending hunger and malnutrition

Resilience is much more than the latest buzzword in development. It has real and practical meaning and application in our work, and will play a key role in bridging the divide between short-term relief and long-term development goals.   In his closing remarks IFPRI Director General Shenggen Fan shared lessons learned from the conference and >> Read more

Strengthened resilience can help end hunger

Shocks, whether man-made or natural in origin, are a fact of life for citizens of both the developed and developing world. Building resilience in the face of growing threats such as extreme weather events, rising and highly volatile food prices, and the effects of global climate change is more important than ever. If we are >> Read more

2013 Global Hunger Index Report Focuses on Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security

The 2013 Global Hunger Index (GHI) report—the eighth in an annual series—presents a multidimensional measure of national, regional, and global hunger.