News and events

10 October 2016

All the hightlights from the first annual Agriculture, Nutrition & Health Academy Week in Addis Ababa, June 2016.

3 October 2016

As interest in leveraging agriculture and food systems to optimise nutrition outcomes grows, there is an increasing demand for high quality metrics and methods to assess these causal mechanisms and evaluate policy and programme impacts.

During this webinar Round 1 IMMANA Fellows highlighted their research on developing new methodological approaches to guide agricultural interventions for nutrition improvement.

14 September 2016

Without open data, is talk of interdisciplinary and intersectoral collaboration futile? Joe Yates and Zak Gersten discuss information sharing and use ahead of the first Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) Summit.

16 June 2016

ANH Academy Week 2016: Press Release

15 June 2016

ANH Academy member and LANSA researcher, Giacomo Zanelli writes about researching markets, on-farm production and dietary diversity in Afghanistan.

14 June 2016

Why is leveraging agriculture important for nutrition impacts? LANSA researcher Rohit Parasar on his research and the forthcoming ANH Academy Week

14 June 2016

Mehroosh Tak of LANSA and LCIRAH discusses the research she will present at the ANH Academy Week

21 May 2016

Animal-source foods (ASF) are some of the best sources of high-quality protein and micronutrients needed for healthy physical and cognitive development, especially among children. Livestock contributions to health and nutrition are complex, and are mediated through multiple pathways.

13 May 2016

IMMANA Fellow Miehgan Bruce looks back on both the challenges and excitement of working at the nexus of agriculture and nutrition

13 May 2016

IMMANA Grant holder and Working Group member, Anna Herforth explores how nutrition has been historically overlooked in food security debates and discusses the importance of understanding food environments.

6 May 2016

Frances Knight talks about Optifood's uses ahead of the Learning Lab session she will be leading at ANH Academy Week

22 April 2016

AGRICULTURE, NUTRITION AND HEALTH (ANH) ACADEMY WEEK
21-24 June, Addis Ababa 2016

 
8 April 2016

This webinar explored women's health and empowerment; critical factors that are frequently overlooked in agriculture and nutrition research. With the focus of interventions and studies so often centered on child and household indicators, IMMANA Grantees Amy Webb and Erin Lentz examined why women's empowerment matters; and reflect on the implications of its omission for women's health outcomes.