IFPRI Egypt Seminar in partnership with FAO: Food Loss and Waste in Egypt

October 24th, 2017 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Location: FAO premises | 11 El Islah El Zeraey St., Ad Doqi | Giza - Egypt   The IFPRI-Egypt Seminar Series is part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project called “Evaluating Impact and Building Capacity” (EIBC) that is implemented by IFPRI. The seminar supports USAID’s Agribusiness for Rural >> Read more

Training: A First Step Towards a Multi-Agency CGE Modeling Team for Evidence Based Policy Advice in Egypt

Yumna Kassim (IFPRI-Egypt) As the impact of Egypt’s macroeconomic policy reforms is being felt by people and businesses, the impacts of these reforms vary across different sectors and household groups. What we know so far from statistics by the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE 2017a) is that – likely largely driven by the flotation of >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar in partnership with FEPS – Cairo University: Egypt Launch of IFPRI’s 2017 Global Food Policy Report

May 24th, 2017 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm Location: Sawiris Hall, First Floor - New Building Faculty of Economics and Political Science (FEPS)| Cairo University The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is pleased to invite you to its Egypt Seminar Series. The series is part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project called >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar in partnership with Bibliotheca Alexandrina: How to make Agriculture Climate Smart in Egypt?

May 9th, 2017 11:00 am to 2:30 pm Location:  Bibliotheca Alexandrina, El-Shatby, Alexandria - Egypt  The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is pleased to invite you to its Egypt Seminar Series. The series is part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded project called “Evaluating Impact and Building Capacity” (EIBC) that is implemented >> Read more

Training: Analyzing Food Security and Nutrition in Egypt Using the HIECS

Fatma M. Abdelaziz (IFPRI-Egypt) The Household Income, Expenditure, and Consumption Survey (HIECS) is one of Egypt’s most important nationwide surveys. HIECS provides a large pool of data on household expenditures and consumption. The Egyptian government relies on these data to measure national poverty rates, living standards, inflation, and the like. But can even more be learned >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar in partnership with WorldFish: The Role of Aquaculture in Improving Food Security, Income & Employment in Egypt

March 28th, 2017 Location: Climate Change Information Center and Renewable Energy (CCICRE) - within the headquarters of the Agricultural Research Center (ARC), Giza, Egypt The Seminar Series provides a platform for all people striving to identify and implement evidence-based policy solutions that sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition. The series is part of the United >> Read more

Special Event: Showcasing MAP Egypt

By Hagar ElDidi, Jose Luis Figueroa and Mariam Raouf  MAP Egypt: A tool for improving policy and investment decisions Monitoring the progress of agricultural projects is key for effective policy design and decision making. What types of agricultural projects are currently underway in Egypt? Where are they? Who is funding them? How many people are >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar: Economic Development, Nutrition, and Social Safety Net Reforms in Egypt

February 28th, 2017 Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Location: Nile Ballroom - Conrad Hotel | 1191 Nile Corniche, Cairo/Egypt The Seminar Series provides a platform for all people striving to identify and implement evidence-based policy solutions that sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition. The series is part of the United States Agency for >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar: The Role of Agriculture and Agri-business for Accelerating Economic Transformation in MENA

Register Now for the IFPRI Egypt Seminar on "The Role of Agriculture and Agri-business for Accelerating Economic Transformation in MENA – With Case Studies for Egypt & Tunisia"
this seminar will examine the role of agriculture and related agri-businesses for transformation and development in MENA, with emphasis on Egypt and Tunisia. Specifically, the seminar will provide answers to the following questions: What role does agriculture and agro-industries play for MENA countries’ economies, employment, and poverty and how have their roles changed? What is the role of agriculture and agro-industries for local development, household incomes and poverty reduction? Going forward - what are the opportunities, challenges and policy options to enhance the role agriculture and agri-business for development?

IFPRI Egypt Seminar: Improving Nutrition in Egypt: What is the Role of Agriculture and How do we Document Impact?”

November 16th, 2016 Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm  Location: Conrad Hotel 1191 Nile Corniche | Cairo - Egypt The Seminar Series provides a platform for all people striving to identify and implement evidence-based policy solutions that sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition. The series is part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) >> Read more