Agricultural Development Economics

Meetings and events

Type of record
Event Location

Workshops in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Moldova: Agricultural policies to reduce food insecurity and poverty

( March 2013 )

The objective of the workshops is to advance the national debate on agricultural policy options that contribute effectively to the reduction of food insecurity and poverty.


US Launch of SOFA 2012: Investing in agriculture for a better future

IFPRI, Washington DC ( 22 January 2013 )

US Launch of The State of Food and Agriculture 2012, hosted by The International Food Policy Research Institute, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, and the Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa


Investing in agriculture for a better future: Council side event

Red Room ( 7 December 2012 )

The State of Food and Agriculture 2012: Investing in agriculture for a better future will be presented at a Council side event on 9:30-11:00. Jomo Sundaram will present the main findings of the report and a round-table discussion will follow. Panelists include Her Excellency, Ambassador Mary Mubi of Zimbabwe; Dame Barbara [...]


Stakeholders workshop on the development of the crop forecasting system in Armenia

Yerevan, Armenia ( 30 November 2012 )

The workshop provided an opportunity to present and discuss the improved crop forecasting system of Armenia to stakeholders, its potential to support decision-making processes and the country’s plans for its further development.


Prelaunch preview: Global Food Security special issue on famine in Somalia

This special issue of Global Food Security analyses the background and multiple causes of the Somalian famine, the early warning and declaration, and the major constraints to access. Then it analyses the response, and notes major lessons learned for future prevention, mitigation and response to famine.


Global Forum discussion