2015 ECAMA Research Symposium Call for Abstracts

We are pleased to announce the second annual research symposium of the Economics Association of Malawi and are calling for abstract submissions. Following on the success of the inaugural event in 2014, the 2015 ECAMA Research Symposium will focus on “Agricultural transformation and value chain development for sustainable economic development”, bringing together local and international >> Read more

Toolkit for research on gender and climate change now available!

The project, “Enhancing Women’s Assets to Manage Risk under Climate Change: Potential for Group-Based Approaches,” aimed to build on the small but growing literature on the linkages between gender, assets, climate change, and collective action in order to provide evidence on how climate change may differentially affect men and women, and on how group-based approaches--which >> Read more

Call for Co-Chair of Independent Expert Group

The Global Nutrition Report Stakeholder Group has put out a call for a new Co-Chair for the Independent Expert Group. For details on the role, click here.

Global Panel Launches New Policy Brief on Biofortification

biofortification briefs launch

The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition has just released a new policy brief focused on biofortification. Titled Biofortification: An Agricultural Investment for Nutrition, the brief urges policymakers to adopt biofortification as a “nutrient-sensitive national agricultural research and investment strategy.” It includes technical evidence on the nutritional benefits of biofortified crops, particularly >> Read more