Research Seminar Organized at Ahmadu Bello University

As part of efforts geared towards strengthening Nigeria’s capacity for greater evidence-based policy processes by increasing the capacity of Nigerian researchers and analysts to undertake and make widely available relevant evidence, on December 14, 2016, Dr. Patrick Hatzenbuehler, an Associate Research Fellow based at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) Office in Abuja, gave >> Read more

Agricultural News Digest

CBN, Banks Renew Commitment to Agric Funding In what has been described as a direct response to the growing fears of a food crisis in the country, the Central Bank of Nigeria and some commercial banks at the weekend renewed their resolve to rise to the challenge of the rising cost of food through increased >> Read more

IFPRI Launches Unique New Tool That Provides Early Warning of Extreme Price Variability

IFPRI launched the Excessive Food Price Variability Early Warning System today. This new tool measures excessive food price variability and is the only mechanism currently available to identify time spans of increased price variability. It is updated daily and forewarns policymakers and humanitarian agencies of periods of time with excessive food price variability.  For more >> Read more