Feb 07, 2019
At the Davos meeting of the World Economic Forum this January, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres described the state of the world as one “in which global challenges are more and more integrated, and the responses are more and more fragmented, and if this is not reversed, it’s a recipe for...
Jun 13, 2018
Mutual accountability appeared in high-level global dialogues as a tool to manage development results in the Paris Declaration on Aid Effectiveness and the Accra Agenda for Action and as a fundamental principle in the Busan Partnership Agreement . The underlying concept has been further refined in...
This blog, and the associated "Ask the Experts" session (June 7 10:00-10:30AM EDT), previews the June 12 session of the same name at The International Consortium on Applied Bioeconomy Research Conference in Washington, D.C. It brings together four inter-related papers on the impacts of policy...
The Green Revolution was successful because it enabled solitary subsistence farmers, often struggling to get enough food on the table, to become a part of integrated, commercial farm and food systems that raised incomes, increased food security and improved nutrition.