Sifting grain. India. Photo: Ray Witlin / World Bank

50x2030 Partnership Council names new chair

At the 28 September gathering, outgoing Chair Haishan Fu, Director of the World Bank's Development Data Group, said: ”I have been grateful and humbled for your trust in having me as the chair for the past 2 plus years. It has been an incredible experience, seeing how this new Initiative is breaking...

50x2030 launches new series of technical notes for country teams

These “Technical notes for country teams” will summarize the motivation for specific survey design decisions but focus on providing detailed, practical guidance that can be directly translated into survey design or training efforts. These notes are part of the existing 50x2030 Technical Note series...

50x2030 and UN Food Systems Summit publish editorial in Quartz

A lack of basic agricultural data is holding African countries back By Dr. Agnes Kalibata, UN Special Envoy to the UN Food Systems Summit & Dr. El Iza Mohamedou, 50x2030 Program Manager $957 billion. That has just been confirmed by the UN as the average amount that low- and lower-middle-income...