News and events

3 June 2019

Learning Labs, which encompass the first two days of ANH Academy Week, are an integral part of the programme. With a true emphasis on “academy,” they offer a more focused dive into topics of particular interest, enabling attendees to dig into the substance and engage with others on the material.

3 May 2019

The ANH Academy teamed up with a group of London-based school students who employed geospatial methods to map their local food environments. Find out about the work and view the maps!

23 April 2019

The ANH Academy Week relocates each year in order to lower barriers to entry for the global community of researchers, practitioners and policymakers in agriculture-food systems, nutrition and health. Janet Hodur explores why India is a fitting host for this year's event. 

18 April 2019
Recent health statistics underscore an evolving and deeply complex nutrition situation in many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).  Megan Deitchler introduces a short video developed by the Intake programme which provides an overview of the changing nutrition situation in LMICs and highlights how dietary data can be used to inform the design of evidence-based nutrition and agriculture policies and programs.
7 March 2019

After having followed 120 farmers in Ghana, India, and Nepal for almost 3,500 days across a whole agricultural season, an IMMANA funded project exploring the use of accelerometry-based technologies for measuring energy expenditure has published a field manual for practitioners.

30 August 2018

Janet Hodur from IFPRI is explaining why you should attend the upcoming 'Accelerating the end of hunger and malnutrition' event in Bangkok.

28 August 2018

When all you have to eat is tortillas and beans... - In our latest blog, IMMANA Grantees share insights from fieldwork in Guatemala.

31 July 2018

IMMANA Fellow Dr Aissatou Ouedraogo sheds light on early childhood nutrition and social networks in Burkina Faso.

27 July 2018

Nornoo K.A. Julius from University of Ghana shares his experience of volunteering at ANH 2018.

5 July 2018

Ayesha Mysorewala, Research Associate at the Collective for Social Science Research, Pakistan, reflects on her time in Ghana.

18 May 2018

Our new blog post considers current research on food safety, identifies areas for additional work and suggests ways to make research on food safety in low and middle-income countries more robust and replicable.

11 April 2018

IMMANA Fellow Taddese A. Zerfu from Ethiopia blogs about factors behind maternal anemia in low income settings.

13 March 2018

Namukolo Covic from A4NH tells why she is looking forward to ANH Academy Week 2018.

7 March 2018

Udayan Rathore, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, blogs about social safety nets and women's empowerment.

8 February 2018

In our latest blog post, Andrea Spray provides an update from her IMMANA-funded project Using Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) to understand the relationships between labour-saving agricultural innovations, women’s time use and maternal and child nutrition outcomes.