Are you a rural revitalization expert? Test your knowledge with this micro quiz before IFPRI’s 2019 Global Food Policy Report launches March 27. This year, IFPRI’s flagship report highlights the urgent need for rural revitalization to address the persistence of hunger, malnutrition, poverty, and environmental degradation in rural areas. Register to watch the live webcast of the report launch.
Additional highlights from this week’s Compact2025 News in Brief include:
- A review of evidence examines the misperceptions about the meaning of linear growth retardation and stunting as attention to these outcomes has increased over the past decade.
- A case study of efforts to improve complementary feeding in Kenya provides lessons and recommendations for future programming.
- The Global Food Security Symposium 2019, “From Scarcity to Security: Managing Water for a Nutritious Food Future,” organized by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs will take place March 20–21 in Washington, D.C.