Rural inequalities: Evaluating approaches To overcome disparities

The international conference “Rural Inequalities: Evaluating approaches to overcome disparities” was held on 2 and 3 May 2018 in Rome, Italy. The organization of the conference was led by the Independent Office of Evaluation (IOE) of the International Fund for Agricultural Development in close collaboration with IFAD management. The purpose of the conference was to discuss critical questions regarding whether strategies and programmes that aim to eradicate rural poverty reduce disparities within rural areas.