Call for Abstracts: The 2017 Future of Food and Nutrition Conference
A presentation on behalf of the Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia (LANSA) programme
IFSTAL's first public symposium will be on the theme of technology. It will bring together academics, students, and professionals from a range of sectors to discuss the role of technology in future food systems.
The INGENAES Global Symposium and learning exchange will be held in Lusaka January 23 – 25, 2017. The event convenes partners from across the globe and will offer many opportunities for sharing tools, methods, approaches, perspectives, experiences, lessons learned about what to do and what to avoid when trying provide more equitable support to both men and women farmers and contribute to improved nutrition.
We invite you to join us at IFSTAL’s Public Lecture given by renowned investigative journalist Sheila Dillon, of BBC’s The Food Programme. The lecture will be on the relationship between food systems and the media, touching on a wide range of issues from food production, trade and the environment to health, consumption and waste. It will be held in the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre at SOAS, University of London, on Monday 5th December from 6pm.
Invitation to take part in an interactive policy game on sustainable diets: Thursday 24 November, 10am - 1:00pm (refreshments provided, 20 places only)
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.
While animal source foods (ASF) have the potential to improve health and nutrition of children in the first 1000 days, challenges remain in connecting market-led livestock interventions to ASF consumption in producer and rural households. Land O’Lakes International Development, in collaboration with the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the U.S.
The GODAN Summit will bring together world leaders, researchers, farmers, students and others – public, private and non-profit united around a collaboration on agriculture and nutrition data openness. Join the largest event ever planned for open data in agriculture and nutrition. The goals of the Summit are to illustrate the opening, the use, and the importance of agriculture and nutrition data.
Transforming gender relations in agriculture through women’s empowerment: benefits, challenges and trade-offs for improving nutrition outcomes
The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy invites the global community of ANH researchers and users of this research to the first ANH Academy Week to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 20-24 June 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.