News and events

13 May 2016

IMMANA Grant holder and Working Group member, Anna Herforth explores how nutrition has been historically overlooked in food security debates and discusses the importance of understanding food environments.

6 May 2016

Frances Knight talks about Optifood's uses ahead of the Learning Lab session she will be leading at ANH Academy Week

22 April 2016

AGRICULTURE, NUTRITION AND HEALTH (ANH) ACADEMY WEEK
21-24 June, Addis Ababa 2016

 
8 April 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.

7 April 2016

IMMANA Fellow, Matilda Laar discusses her pilot study that seeks to determine the feasibility of using the new tools in monitoring the nutritional quality of the school meals and links to local agriculture

24 March 2016

Registration for the ANH Academy is now open. See the Registration Page for more up to date details on the event.

16 March 2016

IMMANA Fellow, Mieghan Bruce hosted the first IMMANA Journal Club which explored livestock ownership, consumption of animal sourced foods and child nutrition.

7 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.

3 March 2016

Interview with Bekele Megersa, Ethiopia, IMMANA Fellowship holder under Round 1

1 February 2016

The call for abstracts for the Conference on Agri-Health Research is now closed

1 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. 

20 January 2016

Dr. Cynthia Matare, holder of an IMMANA Fellowship, blogs about methodological issues involved in measuring women's time use.

6 January 2016

IMMANA Grant holder Dr. Todd Rosenstock from ICRAF blogs about COP21 and links among climate, agriculture, and nutrition for achieving Sustainable Development Goals.

16 December 2015

We are seeking a part-time Research Fellow in Knowledge Uptake & Management for Innovative Methods and Metrics for Agriculture and Nutrition Actions (IMMANA). 

10 December 2015

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