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International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Headquarter: Washington, D.C., United States
Research and Scientific Institutions
Washington, D.C., United States


The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) provides research-based policy solutions to sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition in developing countries. Established in 1975, IFPRI currently has more than 600 employees working in over 50 countries. It is a research center of CGIAR, a worldwide partnership engaged in agricultural research for development.

Vision and Mission

IFPRI’s vision is a world free of hunger and malnutrition. Its mission is to provide research-based policy solutions that sustainably reduce poverty and end hunger and malnutrition.

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Working at IFPRI

IFPRI provides researchers and professionals a collaborative environment to reduce hunger, poverty, and malnutrition worldwide through evidence-based research. The institution has been repeatedly recognized for the quality of the work produced and work environment. The career website INOMICS recently ranked IFPRI #2 among the top institutions for economists to work for, and the Research Papers in Economics (RePEc) group named IFPRI the top research institution in agricultural development.

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) is an equal employment opportunity employer - F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of men and women of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority, and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientations, gender identities, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law. Visit here ( EEO / EEO Supplement ) for more information.