IFPRI research shows that index insurance—which pays farmers automatically based on deviations from an index of rainfall and other factors—can improve the social welfare of rural communities.
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Participants in IFPRI's 2017 GFPR launch say a paradigm shift is needed in food policy that bridges the needs of cities and rural areas.
To build sustainable solutions to global problems, stakeholders must leave the silos that constrict action and thinking. In Kenya, a public-private water partnership is bridging these gaps.
To mark World Water Day March 22, a look at how experimental games can help farmers understand—and sustain—groundwater resources.
The complex requirements of international treaties are an increasing drag on the global cooperation that agricultural research depends on.
An IFPRI seminar and a new book explore the changing role of food subsidies in Egypt's struggle with food security.
There are difficult tradeoffs in sustainable development and disaster mitigation. Identifying shared risks across sectors can help address problems before disaster strikes.
An IFPRI seminar explores possible implications of the upcoming WTO ministerial conference for Latin America.
For 25 years, we've been examining the role of gender in agriculture and in building resilience to climate change.
A look at the growing tensions between groundwater depletion, agricultural development, and food security.