Students in a UMD class on international crop production learn food policy analysis by focusing on the role of social entrepreneurship.
The Food Sustainability Index offers insights that can help countries feed people with a minimal ecological footprint.
Even modest investments from donor countries can help developing countries make strong gains in food security, IFPRI's Director General writes.
Why some developing countries lag in the fight against hunger and malnutrition: they lack the policy expertise to devise effective national policies.
Two papers show how political circumstances and institutional prerogatives limit public spending.
Countries must build on existing progress toward ending hunger, using better data and policies based on sound evidence, IFPRI's leader says.
As the COP22 climate conference convenes in Marrakesh Nov. 7-18, a look at the role IFPRI's climate research plays in helping countries formulate adaptation policies.
Ways the world can solve its hunger problems by 2025.
IFPRI Director General Shenggen Fan on how science and technology can help to feed 9 billion sustainably by 2050.
Crops play a critical role in global food security as a source of food and feed. Every four years, the International Crop Science Congress hosts a forum for crop scientists from around the world to integrate current knowledge into a global context and…