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International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

IFPRI is a food distribution program based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1975. As of 2019 they had $145 million in revenue and $145 million in assets.

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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Program areas at IFPRI

Promoting healthy food systems: research on improving diet quality and nutrition for the poor, spearheading research that focuses particularly on women and children, who have high requirements for essential nutrients. Show how access to markets and economic growth shapes food choices and habits for the poor, with the aim of maintaining the safety of nutrient-rich foods and protecting or enhancing their nutrient content.

Transforming agriculture: research to improve overall development strategies to ensure broad-based growth in rural economies, particularly in sub-saharan africa and south asia. Understanding which structural factors and policies have led to successful or failed rural and agricultural development outcomes, with consideration given to elements beyond the agriculture sector, such as demographic structure, conflict, urbanization and income inequalities.

Fostering climate-resilient & sustainable food supply: research focusing on policies, institutions, innovations and emerging food and agricultural technologies that can advance food and nutrition security. An integrated research approach to improve the development of scientific knowledge, technology products, and best practices.

Form 990s for IFPRI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 17, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Dec 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Mar 2, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 21, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for IFPRI

Total grants, contributions, etc.$144,001,929
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,241,065
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$53,147
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$145,296,141

Vendors for IFPRI

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2019-09-21
██████Fundraising software2019-09-21
█████████Marketing software2019-09-21
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-09-21
███ ██ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-04-12
████ ████████ ███ ████ ████Research$884,5362017-12-01
█████ ██████ ████████████Research$1,620,7542017-12-01
...and three more vendors

Personnel at IFPRI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Bev PostmaChief Executive Officer of Harvestplus-Jan. 30, 2018
James FieldsDirector of Finance and Administration Division$219,768May 30, 2018
████████████ █████Director , Communications and Public Affairs$193,379Sept. 11, 2019
█████ ████████████Director of Communications and Public Affairs and Chief of Staff in the Director General's Office$180,524Sept. 11, 2019
█████ ██████Director of Development Strategy and Governance Division$166,073Aug. 28, 2019
████████ █████Director, Human Resources-Aug. 28, 2019
███████ ████████████Head of Latin American and Caribbean Program-Sept. 11, 2019
███ ███ █████Director-May 23, 2018
███ ███Director of Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division-Aug. 28, 2019
███████ █████Controller-Feb. 9, 2019
...and seven more key personnel

Peer food distribution programs

1Share Our Strength501(c)(3)$66 millionWashington, DC
2International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)501(c)(3)$65 millionPhilippines,
3Martha's Table501(c)(3)$41 millionWashington, DC
4International Republican Institute (IRI)501(c)(3)$55 millionWashington, DC
5Acdi / Voca501(c)(3)$98 millionWashington, DC
6Special Olympics501(c)(3)$135 millionWashington, DC
7International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX)501(c)(3)$84 millionWashington, DC
8International Fertilizer Development Center (IFDC)501(c)(3)$46 millionMuscle Shoals, AL
9International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropic (ICRISAT)501(c)(3)$72 millionIndia,
10Centro International de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT)501(c)(3)$85 millionMedley, FL
11DKT International (DKT)501(c)(3)$190 millionWashington, DC
12American Councils for International Education501(c)(3)$77 millionWashington, DC
13Council of Chief State School Officers501(c)(3)$45 millionWashington, DC
14Amideast (AMIDEAST)501(c)(3)$65 millionWashington, DC
15AARP Foundation501(c)(3)$273 millionWashington, DC
16National Academy of Sciences501(c)(3)$298 millionWashington, DC
17Judicial Watch501(c)(3)$71 millionWashington, DC
18Center for American Progress (CAP)501(c)(3)$44 millionWashington, DC
19U S Green Building Council (USGBC)501(c)(3)$39 millionWashington, DC
20Carnegie Endowment for International Peace501(c)(3)$58 millionWashington, DC
21Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI)501(c)(3)$39 millionWashington, DC
22Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments501(c)(3)$44 millionWashington, DC
23Cato Institute501(c)(3)$36 millionWashington, DC
24Pew Research Center501(c)(3)$42 millionWashington, DC
25American Institutes for Research in the Behavioral Sciences501(c)(3)$481 millionWashington, DC