Open call: Nominations for nutrition success stories

Today, IFPRI announced an open call to nominate nutrition success stories for a new initiative on “Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition.” Political commitment to address undernutrition has grown significantly, and translating these commitments into action has become a leading priority. Lessons on how to improve nutrition in real world contexts are much needed. The Nourishing >> Read more

Call for concept notes: nutrition-relevant policy and action in eastern Africa

The Transform Nutrition Research Consortium, a network which seeks to transform thinking and action on nutrition among research, operational, and policy communities in South Asia and eastern Africa, invites proposals for studies of up to 24 months duration which will add to the evidence base on nutrition-relevant policy and action in eastern Africa.

Inside the 2014 Micronutrient Forum

This post was written by guest-blogger, Stuart Gillespie, Senior Researcher at IFPRI and a lead nutritionist with the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH)   “Why are you here?”  I have often asked myself this question in past conferences. But this time it was being asked of me and other panelists >> 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.