Food Security

, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp 263–265 | Cite as

IFPRI’s 2020 conference on leveraging agriculture for improving nutrition and health: keeping the momentum and translating ideas into action

Conference Report


Malaria Food Security Plenary Session Parallel Session Keynote Speaker 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Bioversity InternationalMaccarese, RomeItaly

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