The Value Chains for Enhanced Nutrition theme within the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health hosted a workshop on June 6-7, at IFPRI headquarters in Washington, DC. Researchers from four different CGIAR centers, research institutes, and universities met to review research plans for new activities in the A4NH research program to enhance >> Read more
The CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH) led by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), and the 1,000 Days Partnership co-hosted an event on March 21st, 2013. The aim of this event was to further the discussion on agriculture, nutrition and health and explore potential partnerships and collaborations. Agriculture has >> Read more
An A4NH partner, The Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH) is holding its 3rd Annual Conference on 13-14 June 2013 at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) Camden Campus in London. The conference will focus on methodological and integrative aspects of research in agriculture and health. It will feature the work of researchers in >> Read more
Marie Ruel and Jody Harris chaired a session, "How can agriculture contribute to improve nutrition and health?" at the World Nutrition Rio 2012 Conference. The session was well attended with a lot of interest in the presentations on biofortification, value chains for nutrition and the contribution of economic and agricultural growth to reductions in malnutrition.