Events

10 July 2017

This session will showcase IMMANA-funded projects (Grants and Fellowships) and provide an opportunity to interact with IMMANA Grantees and Fellows.

11 May 2017

In this IMMANA webinar, Aulo Gelli and Noora Aberman from IFPRI are talking about their funded project in value chains.

8 December 2016

The Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine are pleased to announce the third round of Post-Doctoral Fellowships for Emerging Leaders in Agriculture, Nutrition and Health Research (IMMANA Fellowships). On Thursday 8 December 2016 an informational webinar too place in which prospective applicants heard from the programme coordinators at Turfts, as well as current Fellows, on the Fellowships’ goals and objectives, applying for a Fellowship, and the Fellowship experience.

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26 October 2016

As interest in leveraging agriculture and food systems to optimise nutrition outcomes grows, there is an increasing demand for high quality metrics and methods to assess these causal mechanisms and evaluate policy and programme impacts.

During this webinar Round 1 IMMANA Fellows highlighted their research on developing new methodological approaches to guide agricultural interventions for nutrition improvement.

20 June 2016

The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy invites the global community of ANH researchers and users of this research to the first ANH Academy Week to be held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 20-24 June 2016

7 June 2016

This webinar explored women's health and empowerment; critical factors that are frequently overlooked in agriculture and nutrition research. With the focus of interventions and studies so often centered on child and household indicators, IMMANA Grantees Amy Webb and Erin Lentz examined why women's empowerment matters; and reflect on the implications of its omission for women's health outcomes.

2 June 2016

Animal-source foods (ASF) are some of the best sources of high-quality protein and micronutrients needed for healthy physical and cognitive development, especially among children. Livestock contributions to health and nutrition are complex, and are mediated through multiple pathways.

22 March 2016

In this IMMANA webinar, Dr. Sara Stevano, Postdoctoral Fellow at SOAS, University of London, talks about women's time use in agriculture and nutrition research.

12 February 2016

The Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Working Group on Sustainable Diets held a two-day workshop and consultation on 11-12 February 2016. Consultation materials are now available and we welcome further feedback. 

15 January 2016

During this webinar, participants heard about how to apply for the Grant, eligibility criteria, budgeting for their project etc.

3 December 2015

During this webinar, prospective applicants heard from the IMMANA Fellowships Director Prof. Will Masters and current Fellows: Dr. Cynthia Matare, Dr. Rosemary Isoto and Dr. Mieghan Bruce.
It was an opportunity to learn more about how to apply for a Fellowship, eligibility criteria, etc.

22 September 2015

This session brings together a panel of six speakers followed by a facilitated discussion to highlight some of the key advances made by the LSHTM/ LCIRAH team in integrating agriculture, health and nutrition research. The panel will include researchers across the three LSHTM Faculties and LSHTM collaborators from the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) and SOAS, University of London.

3 June 2015

The Agriculture, Nutrition & Health (ANH) Academy was launched on 3 June 2015 at the 5th LCIRAH Research Conference.
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24 May 2015

This short taster session, held as part of the 3rd conference of the Federation of African Nutrition Societies (FANUS), will introduce nutritionists to main concepts, paradigms and methods used in agriculture research and interventions.