Voices from the Field: Supporting Healthy Food Environments in India

VOICES FROM THE FIELD: SUPPORTING HEALTHY FOOD ENVIRONMENTS IN INDIA

by A4NH

Rates of overweight and obesity are rising at an alarming rate in India, especially among women. IFPRI Research Fellow Avinash Kishore discusses the impacts of changing food environments, and efforts to raise awareness and ensure access to healthy foods.

Events

A4NH Director John McDermott reflects on the Ethiopian National Nutrition Conference and food systems, diet and nutrition issues in the country.

Capacity Building

Grant program builds capacity and engagement among young researchers, providing financial support and mentoring to Ethiopian students pursuing degrees related to food systems research.

Events

Participants heard results, offered feedback on partial food systems baseline assessment profiles.