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Trade and Aid: Creating Winning Conditions for Nutrition

+-*The nutrition community can help by proactively creating new alliances and opportunities beyond the usual suspects.

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Strengthening links between nutrition and health outcomes and ag research

+-*The June 2015 issue of the Food Security journal featured a special section to advance the boundaries of the agri-health research field.

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Announcing Nourishing Millions: Stories of Change in Nutrition

+-*Following the Millions Saved and Millions Fed iniatives, Nourishing Millions will identify success stories in global health and agricultural development

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Central America and Caribbean Food Security Portal

+-*New Spanish-language web portal that focuses on food and nutrition security in Central America

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2020 Resilience Conference

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Independent Impact Assessment Report of 2020 Conference Released

-+*Prior to the 2020 conference, IFPRI commissioned an independent impact assessment report in order to determine the impact of the Conference on individual participants, professional discourse, organizational participants, and IFPRI itself.

2020 Conference book released: Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security

-+*Resilience for Food and Nutrition Security, the newly released 2020 Conference book, edited by Shenggen Fan, Rajul Pandya-Lorch, and Sivan Yosef, assesses shocks, reviews approaches and tools, and identifies what works to build resilience.

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Abstract Digest on Maternal and Child Nutrition Research – Issue 12

+-*This issue of Abstract Digest features articles on factors influencing child outcomes, delivery of health and nutrition interventions, a Lancet Commission on the importance of women’s health, and multi-country studies tackling multisectoral issues such as poverty, and examining enabling environments. Here are some highlights: Child outcomes Fall and colleagues (2015) find that young maternal age (<19 years) is >> Read more

New Report: Measuring Women’s Economic Empowerment

+-*A new report, Measuring Women's Economic Empowerment, was recently released by the United Nations Foundation and the ExxonMobil Foundation. It summarizes recommendations to assess intermediate, direct, and final outcomes of programs targeting women's economic empowerment. This report is meant as a companion to an earlier report, A Roadmap for Promoting Women's Economic Empowerment. In addition, two complementary >> Read more

Gendered pathways and puzzles in agriculture-nutrition research

+-*Agnes Quisumbing (Senior Research Fellow, IFPRI) recently participated in the 5th annual Leverhulme Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH) conference, which focused this year on “agri-health research.” Returning from the conference, Agnes reflects on how far we’ve come in terms of recognizing gendered linkages within agriculture-nutrition research and where there are opportunities >> Read more