PRCI will post here its research reports, policy briefs, peer-review journal articles, other publications, and selected research presentations as they emerge.
Year 1, July 2019 - September 2020
Year 2, October 2020 - September 2021
Year 3, October 2021 - September 2022
Annual Summary Reports
Year 1 Summary Report, July 2019 - September 2020
De la recherche à l’influence :Renforcer les politiques de sécurité alimentaire fondées sur des faits
For related material, please see publications pages for PRCI’s consortium members:
- MSU’s Food Security Group: https://www.canr.msu.edu/fsg/publications/
- The FTF Food Security Policy Innovation Lab (run by MSU): https://www.canr.msu.edu/fsp/publications/
- ReNAPRI: http://www.renapri.org/documents/
- IFPRI (filtered for a focus on food security): http://www.ifpri.org/publications?f%5B0%5D=sm_topics%3Anode%3A17
- Chris Barrett: https://dyson.cornell.edu/faculty-research/faculty/cbb2/
- ISSER,Ghana: http://isser.edu.gh/index.php/publications
How Specific Resilience Pillars Mitigate the Impact of Drought on Food Security: Evidence from Uganda
Published on December 6, 2021
Research Paper #3. This paper studies household resilience capacities in Uganda with a special focus on how different resilience capacities mitigate the impact of drought on food security.
Climate Shocks and Resilience: Evidence from Rural Ethiopia
Published on November 18, 2021
Research Paper #2. In this paper we examine the relationship between climate shock and household consumption and then assess how household resilience influences this relationship.
Early Impacts of COVID-19 on Household Incomes and Food Consumption – The Kenyan Case
Published on October 1, 2021
This policy brief reports on the impact that COVID-19 had on incomes and food security in Kenya as of July-September of 2020 - four- to six months into the pandemic.
Les impacts économiques du COVID-19 en Afrique urbaine et rurale: Des résultats inattendus dans cinq pays
Published on September 24, 2021
Les résultats sont présentés suivant deux aspects : 1) les impacts sur le revenu et la pauvreté et 2) les impacts sur la consommation alimentaire et la sécurité alimentaire.
Reforming Fertilizer Import Policies for Sustainable Intensification of Agricultural Systems in Sri Lanka: Is there a Policy Failure?
Published on September 13, 2021
This policy brief illustrates how the policy environment on fertilizer influences the performance of the agricultural systems in Sri Lanka.
The Effects of COVID-19 on Food Security in Urban and Rural Mali
Published on September 3, 2021
Beyond health effects, the pandemic has affected how Malians, in both rural and urban areas, eat, work, and live.
Early Impacts of COVID 19 on Household Incomes and Food Consumption - the Zambian Case
Published on September 3, 2021
Projections of the COVID-19 impact in early 2020 were that developing countries in the global south with historic system inefficiencies would be the worst hit.
Urban and Rural Areas Have Seen Similar Impacts From COVID-19 in Kenya
Published on August 6, 2021
Olwande J., Timothy, N., Ayieko, M., Maredia, M., & D. Tschirley, 2021 Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research, Capacity, and Influence. Policy Research Note 2. East Lansing: Michigan State University.
Impact of COVID-19 on Household Incomes and Food Consumption – The Zambian Case
Published on August 5, 2021
Kabisa, M., Subakanya, M., Malambo, M.,Chapoto, A., Maredia, M., & D. Tschirley, 2021 Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research, Capacity, and Influence. Policy Research Note 1. East Lansing: Michigan State University.
Economic impacts of COVID-19 in urban and rural Africa: Surprising results from five countries
Published on June 2, 2021
Based on the findings of a nationally representative phone survey we assess the food security impact of COVID-19 on five African countries (Kenya, Mali Nigeria, Senegal, Zambia)