This past week, A4NH joined 80 international and Dutch participants in a public-private sector engagement event in The Hague, Netherlands. The forum was meant as a platform to share best practices on public-private sector collaboration in research partnerships, to discuss the role of partners, and to explore opportunities to develop new CGIAR research programs.
A4NH is pleased to share our latest annual report covering exciting research and collaboration from 2014. The year was filled with a range of accomplishments, outputs, and events spanning all four flagship areas. The delivery of biofortified crops surpassed 1 million farming households, efforts to stem aflatoxin contamination in Africa evolved beyond the pilot stage, and >> Read more
John McDermott, A4NH Director Last week, I joined representatives from 14 different states in India to learn from experiences in bringing diverse sectors together to improve maternal and child nutrition in India. The two-day conference, Together for Nutrition, was organized by two exciting programs currently working across India, POSHAN and Transform Nutrition. On the second >> Read more
(cross-posted from IFPRI.org) Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 13, 2014—Poor countries and vulnerable people are facing a barrage of shocks: economic shocks such as volatile food prices and financial crises; environmental shocks and natural disasters such as droughts, floods, and earthquakes; food safety, diseases, and health shocks; and social and political shocks such as conflicts >> Read more