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X-mas 2011

Shoes in front of a BRAC School in Bangladesh Special Christmas greetings 2011 and best wishes for the new year to all who read this

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Policy Options and Investment Priorities for Accelerating Agricultural Productivity and Development in India

The workshop on: Policy Options and Investment Priorities for Accelerating Agricultural Productivity and Development in India Tweet November 10-11,  2011 Organised by: Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research and Institute for Human Development Venue: New Building, 40, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, India International Centre           Panel discussion and conclusions. Lessons from the […]

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Poverty despite growth – field trip

If productivity growth is the pathway out of poverty for smallholders in South Asia, then Bangladesh is currently on a better way than India. Where as Bangladesh has managed to increase cereal yields per ha from the 1970s onwards and from 1990 to 2009 by 50%, India managed to increase yields per ha only by […]

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Towards Inclusive Development for and with the Poorest

Tweet International Roundtable Conference on Marginality and Extreme Poverty: Towards Inclusive Development for and with the Poorest June 20‐22, 2011 Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn, Germany The poorest are often marginalized, living at the edge of economic, ecological, social and political systems. Incidences of most extreme poverty and food insecurity are commonly […]

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IASC 2011 – Sustaining Commons: Sustaining our Future

Tweet The IFLEA project partners participate in the IASC conference Jan 10-14, 2011 in Hyderabad, India.       Institutions and Livelihoods in East African Forest Landscapes (IFLEA) Project funded by a grant from Volkswagen Foundation, Oct.2008-Oct.2012 Objective To strengthen research capacities, build a training network and improve understanding of the role institutions and institutional […]

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