Canada funds the fight against malnutrition with $20 million grant

Research program to find ways agriculture can boost nutrition and improve lives John McDermott is the Director of the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health. Global and local leaders, including those of the G8 countries meeting  in Northern Ireland June 17-18, are waking up to the human and economic toll undernutrition is >> Read more

How $75B can make the world a better place

A Challenge Paper written by John Hoddinott, Deputy Director in IFPRI's  Poverty Health and Nutrition Division, Mark Rosegrant, Director of IFPRI's Environment and Production Technology Division and Maximo Torero, Division Director of the Markets, Trade, and Institutions Division, was used by high-level panel of five top economists, including four Nobel laureates, to help answer the question: Where can we get the biggest bang >> Read more

Do you know someone who has transformed thinking and action on nutrition?

Transform Nutrition in support of the efforts of the Scaling Up Nutrition Movement have launched a new initiative to find the 'unsung heroes' of nutrition at national or local levels. Nominations are now welcome. Deadline is 30 June 2013. Further information and nomination form.

IFPRI Report and Dataset Available: 2011-2012 Bangladesh Integrated Household Survey

IFPRI’s recently released 255-page report, “The Status of Food Security in the Feed the Future Zone and Other Regions of Bangladesh: Results from the 2011-2012 Bangladesh Integrated Household Survey,” presents statistical findings and describes results and conclusions drawn from the 2011-2012 Bangladesh Integrated Household Survey (BIHS). USAID announced the availability of the report and the >> Read more