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Canary in the Coal Mine

The Global Nutrition Report - serving as the ‘canary in the coal mine’.

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Building resilience from within

Highlights from the opening session of the 2020 Conference

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Three things you need to know about sex-disaggregated data

We explain why collecting sex-disaggregated data is one of the most common approaches that researchers use to integrate gender in their research.

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Food Security Futures conference ’2013: two Discussion Papers released

Two of four papers presented at the 2013 Food Security Futures conference are being released with participant comments and recommendations incorporated.

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2020 Resilience Conference

IFPRI 2020 Conference: Side Event on Enhancing Resilience in African Drylands: Toward a Shared Development Agenda

PIM's Director Karen Brooks will facilitate a side event of the IFPRI 2020 Conference, "Enhancing Resilience in African Drylands: Toward a Shared Development Agenda", organized by World Bank, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). 

The Hunger Project Field Visit

The Hunger Project Invites Conference Participants to May 14 Field Trip to Epicenter

The Hunger Project invites 2020 Conference Participants to see resilience-in-action at the Debre Lebanos epicenter in Ethiopia – one of 120 epicenters across Africa, mobilizing nearly 2 million Africans in a process of gender-focused, integrated rural development.

Emorn Wasantwisut, Vice President of International Relations at Mahidol University, reflects on resilience-building needs and experiences in Thailand

Emorn Wasantwisut, Vice President of International Relations and Senior Advisor of the Institute of Nutrition at Mahidol University, discusses resilience as an indicator of development and reflects on resilience-building needs and experiences in Thailand.

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Ghana Agricultural News Digest – July 29, 2014

Below are some current developments on Agriculture in Africa: Agricultural Issues SEND-Ghana Supports Farmers SEND-Ghana, a social intervention non-governmental organization, has supported selected smallholder farmers in the Nanumba North, East Gonja and the Kpandai districts with more than GH₵48,000 to improve their livelihoods. Some credit unions in the beneficiary districts would disburse the funds to >> Read more

Food safety from farm to fork

(The following is an excerpt from the latest edition of Partners Magazine, published by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research. It features the risk assessment work of Dr. Hung Nguyen, a researcher with A4NH partner, the International Livestock Research Institute.)   Food-borne disease is a major public health issue in Vietnam and other developing countries. In >> Read more

Decentralising Accountability for Nutrition in Odisha

Often we hear that nutrition is everyone’s business but no one’s responsibility. Here is an example from an Indian state where the accountability for nutrition was decentralized in an effort to improve nutrition programme performance.   See more at: http://globalnutritionreport.org/2014/07/10/decentralising-accountability-for-nutrition-in-odisha/