Blog PostLeslie Lipper, ISPC Executive Director
What does the ISPC really do?
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The CGIAR Independent Science and Partnership Council (ISPC) is pleased to announce that Dr. Karen Macours has accepted the position of Chair of SPIA, effective October 1, 2017.
Iain Wright is ILRI’s Deputy Director General for Research, and was a plenary speaker at the recent SPIA and PIM conference on Impacts of International Agricultural Research: Rigorous Evidence for Policy. The following blog post draws on his presentation, and has been crossposted from ILRI News .
An inception workshop was held on March 10, 2016 at IFPRI for four studies funded under SIAC activity 3.3 (under-evaluated areas of CGIAR research): (1) alternate wetting and drying (AWD), Philippines; (2) agroforestry, Kenya; (3) brachiaria grass, Colombia; and (4) forest co-management, Guinea.