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Info for conference speakers

Speakers: Please send your desired travel dates to Marcia MacNeil at as soon as possible, thanks!

Background Papers and Powerpoint presentations are due to Marcia MacNeil by Wednesday, October 28th.

Thank you.


IFPRI Asia-Latin America Conference

 The IFPRI conference, “Fostering Growth and Reducing Poverty and Hunger in Asia And Latin America: Opportunities for Mutual Learning”  co-sponsored by the Universidad del Pacifico, will take place November 10 – 12, 2009 in Lima, Peru.

The conference will bring together researchers and policymakers from Asia and Latin America to discuss how the two regions can learn from each others’ experiences with trade liberalization, investment priorities, growth strategies, rural-urban transformation, social protection, and infrastructure development, to encourage economic growth and reduce poverty and hunger.

Please visit this site regularly for updates and more information.