Country's rapid urbanization and improved connectivity have immensely benefitted farmers of far-flung rural areas in marketing farm produces. Driven by innovative modifications to the way from farm lands to cities, farmer's income has grown manifold, according to the Global Food Policy Report-2017 of Interna-tional Food Policy Rese-arch Institute (IFPRI). The institute has been working to […]
Rapid growth of Bangladeshi cities is driving innovative modifications to the way farms and cities connect that are helping farmers earn more for their goods, according to a new international study report. The 2017 Global Food Policy Report released by Washington based International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) revealed that the access to technologies such […]
Food secretary Md Kaikobad Hossain said Thursday that Bangladesh eyes becoming from a food-sufficient country to a quality producer."Bangladesh is almost food sufficient, now our target is to achieve dependable food production with quality nutrition," he said. He revealed the vision at a workshop in the city organised by Integrated Food Policy Research Program. This […]
The Integrated Food Policy Research Program (IFPRP) is a key component of the Modern Storage Facilities Project (MSFP) implemented by Bangladesh’s Ministry of Food and funded by the World Bank. In late July 2016, the IFPRP was awarded to an IFPRI-led consortium that also comprises the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS) and the University […]
WEAI4VC, a pilot project led jointly by IFPRI and USAID, aims to improve our understandings of how empowerment varies along the agricultural value chain.