ESSP Updates

IFPRI Gender and Agriculture Workshop – Reviewing the Evidence and the Way Forward

Organized in collaboration with IFPRI and the Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA), this workshop was hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources – Women’s Affairs Directorate to bring together people from government, development partners, NGOs and research organizations

Global Nutrition Report 2016: From Promise to Impact: Ending Malnutrition by 2030

INTERNATIONAL FOOD POLICY RESEARCH INSTITUTE (IFPRI). The Global Nutrition Report (GNR) is the only independent and comprehensive annual review of the state of the world’s nutrition.

Non-farm income and labor markets in rural Ethiopia

ESSP Working Paper 90, by Fantu Bachewe, Guush Berhane, Bart Minten, and Alemayehu Seyoum Taffesse. Abstract: Ethiopia’s economy is rapidly transforming. However, the extent to which this is affecting off-farm income and labor markets in rural areas is not well understood.

ESSP Symposium – A showcase of new evidence to inform policy and investments

Many changes have taken place in Ethiopia during recent years, with agricultural, economic and diet transformation clearly apparent.

Rural-urban differences in children’s dietary diversity in Ethiopia: A Poisson decomposition analysis

ESSP Working Paper 89, by Kalle Hirvonen. Abstract: An emerging body of literature shows how low diversity in diets is associated with increased risk of chronic undernutrition and micro-nutrient deficiencies in young children.