2012 Global Food Policy Report

The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) released the 2012 Global Food Policy Report. The report reviews food policy developments and trends of major food policy developments, high-quality research, and perspectives of farmers from around the world. It also charts the path forward with a call to action on gender rights, employment in agriculture for >> Read more

3rd LCIRAH Annual Conference ‘Developing methods in agriculture and health research’

An A4NH partner, The Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH) is holding  its 3rd Annual Conference on 13-14 June 2013 at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) Camden Campus in London. The conference will focus on methodological and integrative aspects of research in agriculture and health. It will feature the work of researchers in >> Read more

A4NH Gender Strategy Submitted to the CGIAR Consortium

A4NH recognizes that attention to gender issues is central to accelerating better nutrition and health outcomes through agriculture. In keeping with this goal, the A4NH Program recently submitted its gender strategy to the Consortium for approval. The gender strategy outlines specific gender research questions for each of the program’s impact pathways and describes how gender >> Read more

Independent Advisory Committee Meeting- 2012

The Agriculture for Nutrition and Health Program had its first Independent Advisory Committee meeting, on November 7, 2012 in Washington DC at IFPRI HQ.  The objectives of the meeting were; to ensure all advisors have an understanding of the A4NH program and its contribution to the mission of the CGIAR; to obtain specific advice and >> Read more