The 2017 Global Food Policy Report, IFPRI’s flagship publication, reviews food policy developments with a special focus on the challenges and opportunities that rapid urbanization create for food security and nutrition. Chapters examine the current state of urban food security and nutrition and call for enhancing rural-urban linkages to end hunger and malnutrition. Explore the report’s thematic chapters, regional sections, and food policy indicators through the interactive website and watch a video of the March 23 Washington, D.C. report launch.
Additional highlights from this week’s Compact2025 News in Brief include:
- ENN’s three-part video and podcast series documents country experiences developing, implementing, and evaluating national nutrition plans.
- Investing in Nutrition estimates that the world needs to invest US$70 billion on top of current funding in the next 10 years to reach global nutrition targets.
- Stability in the 21st Century – Global Food Security Symposium 2017 hosted by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs on March 29 – 30 in Washington, DC.