IFPRI Egypt Seminar: Cluster-based development as an opportunity for job creation and poverty reduction in Egypt

September 6th, 2016 Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Location: Egyptian Center For Economic Studies (ECES) Conference Room, Nile City Towers North Tower, 8th Floor | 11221 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 >> Read more

IFPRI Egypt Seminar: Measuring and Monitoring SDGs in Egypt

In partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Egypt, this month's seminar will be on: "Measuring and Monitoring SDGs in Egypt". As the world have come to agree on new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Egypt has volunteered and opted to be one of the first countries to report back on progress towards achieving the SDG targets in the upcoming UN High Level Political Forum in July, this seminar offers a timely informative discussion with a focus on monitoring and measurement of SDGs 1&2.

Special Event: Roadmap for Monitoring Agriculture Projects in Egypt

The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation (MoALR) in collaboration with the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and as part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded-project called “Evaluating Impact and Building Capacity” (EIBC) is planning to build a database and toolkit for enhancing its Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) capacities. Such a toolkit will help to better keep track of all the agricultural development projects in Egypt, with the ultimate goal of improving agricultural project planning, coordination and effectiveness

IFPRI Egypt Seminar: Cairo Launch of IFPRI’s 2016 Global Food Policy Report

Inaugural IFPRI Egypt Seminar Series. The new 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 new 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.

Special Event: “Modeling the Water-Food-Energy (WEF) Nexus in the Arab World” – The Case of Egypt

Water is a precious resource, essential to sustain livelihoods, food security, economic growth and the environment. Where there is no water, there is no life and no future. Nowhere is this more visible than in Egypt, an arid country that largely depends on flows from the River Nile. Growing water scarcity, increased water variability due >> Read more

Egypt SSP Research Priority Setting Workshop

The Egypt SSP Office in Cairo hosted a Research Priority Setting workshop, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), on March 2, 2016. The workshop brought together national experts from policy, civil society, and research and IFPRI researchers with relevant international expertise.

Special Event: Egypt SSP Launch Event

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) launched IFPRI’s Egypt Strategy Support Program (SSP) on March 1, 2016. The new program, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), will produce scientific evidence and build national capacity to raise incomes of the rural poor and improve food and nutrition security in Egypt. The objective of >> Read more