Addressing the Threat of Non-Communicable Diseases

To address the increasing threat of non-communicable diseases (NCDs)—those diseases caused by poor nutrition, including obesity, heart disease, stroke, cancer and diabetes—the Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH) convened a workshop in London this week. A4NH Director John McDermott was among the participants in the event, “The Role of Agricultural and >> Read more

McDermott Discusses A4NH at CGIAR Fund Office seminar

For an installment of the CGIAR Fund office Brown Bag (BBL) Seminar Series, A4NH Director John McDermott led a panel discussion yesterday about the role that agriculture can play in achieving health and nutrition goals.