Submission of abstracts for its 5th annual research conference Agri-health research: what have we learned and where to next? to be held at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, on the 3rd and 4th of June 2015. Deadline for Abstracts Submission is the 30th of January 2015. You may find further information here >> Read more
AGRICULTURE, FOOD POLICIES AND NUTRITION A pre-conference workshop on emerging evidence and innovative methods will be held on Tuesday, 10th of February, 2015: 9am to 5pm at Distinction Hotel and Conference Center, Rotorua, New Zealand (site of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) and an Annual Conference, February 10-13, 2015) This workshop is to open >> Read more
Amber Peterman is an Assistant Research Professor of Public Policy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and former Research Fellow in the Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). She will be co-leading a training session on decision-making indicators with Deanna Olney of IFPRI and Ana >> Read more
The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition, seeks a new full time Director who will have responsibility for overall leadership of the Secretariat. The Director will be an experienced and dynamic leader, capable of working closely with the Global Panel members to provide effective guidance to decision-makers, particularly governments, in order to inform >> Read more
The CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health, or A4NH, led by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), helps realize the potential of agricultural development to deliver gender-equitable health and nutritional benefits to the poor. We were created to help ensure that agricultural practices, interventions, and policies will maximize health and nutrition benefits, while reducing health risks.