- May 5-6, 2017. IGD Frontier 100 Forum, Durban, South Africa
- May 3-5, 2017. World Economic Forum on Africa, Durban, South Africa
- March 20-24, 2017. Land and Poverty Conference 2017: Responsible Land Governance—Towards an Evidence-Based Approach
- September 26, 2016. Trade, FDI, and Global Value Chains. The World Bank, Washington, D.C.
- September 21-22, 2016. "Global Symposium on Innovative Financial Inclusion: Harnessing Innovation for Inclusive Finance,” Kuala Lampur, Malaysia
- February 1 - 10th Biannial U.S.-Africa Business Summit 2016 - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
- November 2 - African Economic Conference - Kinshasa, DRC
- October 19 - New Perspectives for Closing Africa's Infrastructure Gap - Washington, D.C.
- October 9 - World Bank Annual Meetings - Lima, Peru
- July 13 - Financing For Development - Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
- October 2014 Empowering Africa's Future Event
- 2014 U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Information
- June 17 - Engaging African Smallholder Farmers in Public-Private Partnerships
- October 21 - Partnership/AGRA/Syngenta/TechnoServe/New Market Labs Panel Discussion on Opportunities for Accelerating Public-Private Partnerships in Africa: Agriculture, Business Development & Infrastructure
- October 16 - Partnership/AGRA/Syngenta Half-Day Symposium on Developing Strong Public-Private Sector Partnership in African Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition
Partnership Report: Food Aid Policy and the 2012 Farm Bill
Thinking Ahead: What’s Up with U.S. Food Aid Policy in Advance of the 2012 Farm Bill?
As the 112th Congress begins to grapple with the task of reauthorizing current farm legislation before it expires at the end of fiscal year (FY) 2012, it is useful to examine the program and operational changes that have occurred in the area of humanitarian and food assistance as a result of legislative revisions enacted in the 2008 farm bill. The paper, being prepared on behalf of the Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa, will also examine the prospects for gains in efficiency and effectiveness through better coordination of humanitarian assistance with other forms of development assistance undertaken by the U.S. government. The paper concludes by laying out a few key policy issues in these areas that might merit future consideration in preparation of the FY 2012 farm bill. With roughly $2 billion in funding provided for U.S. food assistance programs in FY 2010, and more than $1 billion provided for development assistance aimed at increasing agricultural productivity in food-deficit countries, the effectiveness of these programs remains an important priority for policymakers and all those concerned with addressing hunger and poverty in the developing world.