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Photo: Mercy Corps.

Introductory materials and project outputs

To see what Ceres2030 has produced to date, we invite you to look at some of our recent outputs.

How Machine Learning Can Help Turn Evidence into Policy
We made searching for evidence easier and more inclusive by using open-source machine learning tools.

Ceres2030 Brochure
This brochure gives a brief overview of the Ceres2030 project in its early stages.

Ceres2030 Launch Presentation at the Committee on Food Security (CFS) 45 — slides from October 2018
This presentation was from the launch event for Ceres2030 on World Food Day.

CFS 45: Ceres2030 side event materials
This document features a compilation of all Ceres2030 materials presented at the Committee on Food Security (CFS) 45 in October 2018 in Rome, Italy.

Blog Post: Global Hunger is on the Rise — Thomson Reuters, 19 September 2018
This blog post by our Ceres2030 co-directors describes our project’s objectives, showing the interlinkages they are developing between science and policy to support the achievement of SDG 2.

Activity Update for Donors — 18 August 2018
This document provides a brief summary of Ceres2030 activities during the first half of 2018, outlining its work on both research and engagement with some of our core constituencies.

Integrating Gender and Climate Change in the SDG 2 Agenda: A Ceres2030 Perspective
This technical note describes how gender and climate changes issues could be embedded in the SDG 2 roadmap and how Ceres2030 addresses them.

The Ending Hunger Project — The precursor to the Ceres2030 Cost Model

See the previous work we’ve done that has helped inform and inspire our thinking.

Briefing note
This joint IISD-IFPRI publication helped inspire Ceres2030, examining how increased expenditures in three categories of interventions could help tackle the challenge of ending hunger, as well as what share could come from donors.

IFPRI’s David Laborde and Tess Lallemant describe the impetus behind and findings from Ending Hunger.

This PowerPoint presents the methodology and model used in Ending Hunger.

Related work

Project: Ceres2030 Deep Dives into the Nexus of Food Systems, Climate Change & Nutrition
Expanding the original scope of the Ceres2030 project, this project will focus on the interrelation between nutrition and climate change and the results will provide options for country-level transition pathways towards sustainable food systems. Find out more here.

Policy Brief: Quantifying the cost and benefits of ending hunger and undernutrition: Examining the differences among alternative approaches
This IFPRI brief reviews the different estimates associated with ending hunger and malnutrition, as well as why these figures vary.

Policy Brief: Effective Public Investments to Improve Food Security
This IISD policy brief examines the impact of donor investments in the intervention categories of rural support and rural development.

Academic Article: Monitoring Agricultural Productivity for Sustainable Production and R&D
This paper, produced by IFPRI’s David Laborde and Valeria Piñeiro, examines the subject of agricultural productivity in the context of Argentina’s presidency of the G20 in 2018.

IFPRI Blog Post: How to encourage farmers to adopt sustainable agriculture
Written by Valeria Piñeiro, Joaquín Arias and Honor Dearlove, this blog post offers important recommendations for policy makers to follow when designing and implementing incentives for sustainable agriculture.

How Big Companies Can Help to End Hunger

Written by Lawrence Haddad and Carin Smaller.  This article was published on the IFPRI blog.

From Counting Calories to Calculating Cost: How can USD 6 billion really help end world hunger?

Written by David Laborde, Jaron Porciello and Carin Smaller