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Data: the next revolution for agriculture in ACP countries?

The Brussels Development Briefing n.40 on the subject of “Data: the next revolution for agriculture in ACP countries?” was held in Brussels on 18th February 2015 at the ACP Secretariat.

The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index

The Women’s Empowerment in Agriculture Index (WEAI), a groundbreaking tool to measure the empowerment, agency and inclusion of women in the agriculture sector, has celebrated its second anniversary. The WEAI measures the empowerment, agency, and inclusion of women in the agriculture sector in an effort to identify ways to overcome those obstacles and constraints.

CLEAR M&E Roundtable Series # 6 - Systematic Reviews

CLEAR South Asia in collaboration with Community of Evaluators and 3ie organized the sixth event in a series of M&E roundtables, focusing on “Systematic Reviews”. The presentations and discussions focused on systematic reviews of evaluations in water supply and sanitation, education and farmer field schools. There was also a presentation on the Cochrane Public Health Satellite review.

Speakers: (Part I)

3ie/IFPRI: Orange Sweet Potato: Biofortification, Crop Adoption, and Health Outcomes in Mozambique and Uganda

The following two videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

October 18th, 2012, Alan de Brauw and Dan Gilligan gave a presentation about biofortification, crop adoption, and health outcomes in Mozambique and Uganda.

Presentation Alan de Brauw: Biofortification, crop adoption and health information: Impact pathways in Mozambique and Uganda

3ie/IFPRI: Understanding Heterogeneity: Risk and Learning in the Adoption of Agricultural Technologies

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

December 13th, 2012, Andrew Zeitlin shed a light on the mechanisms behind the surprisingly low adoption rates of apparently high return agricultural technologies in developing countries. His findings are based on his personal research, resulting among others in a research paper on the issue.

3ie/IFPRI: The Impact of the Kenya CT-OVC Programme on Productive Activities and Labor Allocation

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

January 31th, 2013, Paul Winters discussed whether and how cash transfers could be used for productive purposes as part of a broader development agenda. The Kenya Cash Transfer Programme for Orphans and Vulnerable Children is used as a case study.