The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the Korea Rural Economics Institute (KREI) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to support collaboration between the two institutions.
Crop System Models training program at ICRISAT, Patancheru, India, March 23-27, 2015
ICARDA hosts workshop on “Groundwater and Bio-economic Simulations of Relevant Wheat Technologies for Tunisia and Jordan”, Amman, Jordan, June 16-17, 2015
Lloyd’s study on “Food System Shock: The Insurance Impacts of Acute Disruption to Global Food Supply” draws on GFSF research
By Tim Sulser (IFPRI) Every year the GFSF team reconnects with colleagues from a variety of global institutions working in the quantitative foresight modelling arena at the World Outlook Conference. The (24th annual!) meeting this year was held in Washington DC at the offices of the Economic Research Service of the USDA in early June. Please see >> Read more
By Anita Regmi (Bioversity) As part of theCGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) and the Global Futures and Strategic Foresight Program, Bioversity International convened a workshop at its Headquarters near Rome, Italy, on May 7 and 8, 2015, on integrating biodiversity and ecosystem services into foresight models. The workshop was attended by 45 >> Read more
As part of new climate change work focusing on Central Asia, the International Food Policy Research Institute led a week-long training workshop on the International Model for Policy Analysis of Agricultural Commodities and Trade (IMPACT) at Lomonosov Moscow State University from January 26-31, 2015. The training was provided in collaboration with the Eurasian Center for >> Read more