Stimulating demand for nutritious diverse foods

In the Barotse floodplain of Zambia, families must migrate each year to farm at higher land as they escape the annual floods of the Zambezi river. A4NH partner, Bioversity International, in collaboration with the Farming Systems Ecology (FSE) group from Wageningen University and the Earth Institute at Columbia University, is looking into the diversity of foods in challenging >> Read more

Open call: 2nd global biodiversity conference

2nd International Conference on Biodiversity for Food & Nutrition Biodiversity: unlocking the potential for food security and sustainable livelihoods   Abstract submissions are now welcome for the 2nd International Conference on Biodiversity for Food & Nutrition, to be held from 23-24th November 2015 at the Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi, Kenya. The closing date for initial submissions >> Read more

Two Post-Doctoral Fellowships on Nutrition

A4NH partner, Bioversity International, is seeking qualified candidates for two vacant Post-Doctoral Fellowships related to nutrition and biodiversity.

Stories from the field: Biodiversity in Kenya

This is a series of stories from the field, written by US Borlaug Fellow, Alessandra Grasso, about her experience in Busia County,Kenya raising awareness about the value of biodiversity for food and nutrition in local communities, as part of the Biodiversity for Food and Nutrition (BFN) Project.