Upcoming Webinar Featuring Dr. Yaya Olaniran, chair of the Committee on World Food Security

Please join us on Thursday, September 26th for a live webinar titled, "Transforming Agriculture in Africa: The Insiders’ Perspective," featuring Nigeria's own Yaya Olaniran.   Speakers:  Khalid Bomba, CEO of the Ethiopian Agricultural Transformation Agency | Shenggen Fan, Director General of IFPRI | Yaya Olaniran, chair of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) Chair: Rajul >> Read more

“Options for Agricultural Growth for Poverty Reduction in Nigeria”

This study analyzes growth options in agricultural sub-sectors to accelerate overall economic growth and reduce poverty in Nigeria in the next nine years (2009-17) using an economy-wide, dynamic computable general equilibrium (DCGE) model. The model results show that if the individual agricultural subsectors’ growth targets set by the Nigerian government can be achieved, the country >> Read more