IFPRI's 2018 Global Food Policy Report examines how global integration and rising antiglobalism are impacting food security, nutrition and poverty in the developing world.
It is increasingly recognized that policymaking is substantially enhanced when all key stakeholders are actively involved in the process. Unfortunately, the voices of farmers and other practitioners, such as agrodealers are often unheard in national discussions and consultations on agricultural policy in Nigeria. As part of an effort to address this issue, the Nigeria Strategy […]
As part of efforts towards improving the environment for policy making in Nigeria’s agricultural sector, the Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) Office of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) has held a training course for academics and journalists on policy communications, on 1 and 2 March 2018 at the National Agricultural Extension and Research […]
The International Food Policy Research Institute’s (IFPRI) Nigeria Strategy Support Program (NSSP) has trained 28 staff (20 males and 8 females) of the Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN) on Policy Communications in Abuja. The training course was held on Thursday, 22 and Friday, 23 February 2018. The intermediate policy communications training course was built […]
Nigerian agriculture continues to be an important contributor to the national economic growth. This contribution crucially depends on the productivity growth in the agriculture sector. The total factor productivity of Nigerian agriculture in turn depends on the innovation based knowledge famers have and apply in their crop, livestock, and fisheries production activities. Yet, the major […]