Current Activities

Most Recent Update:

  1. From February 21st to 24th,  2017 she attended the 13th Science Congress of India's National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) in Bengaluru to give  a plenary address on "Doubling Farmers' Incomes under Climate Change" and to receive NAAS's prestigious B.P. Pal award, given for the first time to a social scientist and to a woman, for her contributions to agricultural development.

  2. From April 6th to April 13th 2017 she visited University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, where she delivered the annual Filley Gary lecture on "Incentives and Rewards in a Rapidly Changing Global Environment", to participate in the annual Water for Food Conference and serve on the External Advisory Panel.

  3. On April 24th and 25th she attended the annual board meeting of 3IE (International Initiative on Independent Evaluation) in Washington, D.C., as a member of the Board of Commissioners.

  4. On May 2nd she will deliver a keynote address on Forests' contribution to SDG 1 at the UNFF meeting in New York from May 1st to May 5th, 2017.

  5. On May 11th and 12th, 2017 she will be part of a high level panel for a 2 days meeting in Geneva on 11th and 12th May 2017 to discuss the draft external assessment to provide WHO with few strategic recommendations to strengthen its evaluation function.