A4NH Shares 2013 Progress in 2nd Annual Report

Decisionmakers and investors across the global are interested in prioritizing nutrition and health, and many believe that agriculture has the potential to do much more for nutrition if interventions and policies are structured accordingly. However, evidence on the real impact of nutrition-sensitive agriculture interventions is still lacking. The CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition >> Read more

Join the conversation! ICN2 Framework for Action

Stakeholders working in the food and nutrition sectors are cordially invited to share their opinions and comments on a draft Framework for Action to guide the Rome Declaration on Nutrition, which will be shared in November at the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2).

Beyond 1000 Days: New Study Shows that Growth Faltering in Children Continues after Two Years of Age

(Contributor: Marcia MacNeil, IFPRI)   The world has rallied around the importance of good nutrition during a child’s first 1000 days – from conception to two years of age—to set up a lifetime of good health. With momentum from global movements such as 1000 Days and Scaling up Nutrition, it has been well documented that a >> Read more

Evidence and momentum on maternal and child nutrition

In June 2013, the influential Lancet Journal published a new Series on Maternal and Child Nutrition. A4NH researchers from the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) took the lead on two of the four papers in the series, which included a literature review of current knowledge and research needs on the impact of nutrition-sensitive programs in the agriculture, social >> Read more