"Building resilience for food and nutrition security": ZEF at IFPRI conference in Addis Ababa, May 15-17, 2014

May 27, 2014.  

Poor countries and vulnerable people are being hit by a barrage of economic, environmental, and political shocks, and these shocks are becoming more frequent and intense.  The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and its 2020 Vision Initiative, along with partners, organized an international conference on “Building Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security” was held on May 15-17, 2014, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Conference program see:



Joachim von Braun (ZEF) chaired the closing panel on the Post-2015 agenda; see:


ZEF-researcher Alisher Mirzabaev spoke on resilience and climate change:


And ZEF organized with IFPRI a side event on “Building Resilience for the Poor through Sustainable Land Management”, see:






Alisher Mirzabaev

PD Dr. Alisher Mirzabaev