World Food Prize Foundation Announces Indian Scientist as Recipient of the 2022 Norman Borlaug Award For Field Research and Application
The World Food Prize Foundation has announced that Dr. Mahalingam Govindaraj, Senior Scientist for Crop Development at HarvestPlus and the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT, will receive the 2022...
Celebrating the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act
We were pleased to see the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act and its signature into law this week. This legislation is an investment in our future that empowers farmers...
Mashal Husain promoted to Senior Vice President of The World Food Prize Foundation
The World Food Prize Foundation announced with great pleasure the promotion of Mashal Husain to Senior Vice President, Development, Finance and Operations. She has worked devotedly for the organization for...
Registration now open for the World Food Prize Foundation’s 2022 Borlaug Dialogue
Early bird discounts are available through August 15. Registration is open for the World Food Prize Foundation’s 2022 Norman E. Borlaug International Dialogue, which will address overcoming pervasive global food-system shocks....
Iowa Hunger Summit to Host Digital Listening Session on Hunger
The event offers ideas and policies in response to the first White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health since 1969. The Iowa Hunger Summit will conduct an upcoming listening session...
World Food Prize Foundation Announces New Director of Communications
The World Food Prize Foundation (WFPF) announced today that Emily Boyden has joined the organization as the new Director of Communications. As Director of Communications, Emily will manage the communications...
World Food Prize Foundation Announces New Program Manager, Development and Finance
The World Food Prize Foundation (WFPF) announced today that Mackenzie Carlson has joined the organization as the new Program Manager, Development and Finance. As Program Manager, Mackenzie will support and...
Upcoming webinar will explore impact and opportunities of expanded child tax credit
2021 payments reached 61 million American children and approximately 661,00 Iowan children and 371,000 Iowa families The Iowa Hunger Summit will host a live webinar on July 14 at 1 p.m....
University of Illinois Chancellor Dr. Robert Jones joins the World Food Prize Foundation Council of Advisors
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today that University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Chancellor Dr. Robert Jones, will join the World Food Prize Foundation Council of Advisors. “We are excited to...
World Food Prize Foundation Selects Seven Students for Prestigious George Washington Carver Internship Program
The World Food Prize Foundation announced today the selection of seven students for its summer George Washington Carver (GWC) Internship program. These exceptional students have the opportunity to work remotely...