News and events

10 October 2016

All the hightlights from the first annual Agriculture, Nutrition & Health Academy Week in Addis Ababa, June 2016.

6 October 2016

Meet the latest Fellow to join the IMMANA programme

4 October 2016

Meet the latest Fellow to join the IMMANA programme

3 October 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.

Watch the webinar below:

3 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.

14 September 2016

Without open data, is talk of interdisciplinary and intersectoral collaboration futile? Joe Yates and Zak Gersten discuss information sharing and use ahead of the first Global Open Data for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN) Summit.

16 June 2016

ANH Academy Week 2016: Press Release

14 June 2016

Mehroosh Tak of LANSA and LCIRAH discusses the research she will present at the ANH Academy Week

31 May 2016

IMMANA Fellow and ANH Academy Member Rosemary Isoto talks about her research which looks at the effects of nutritional intake on labour productivity and earnings in Uganda

21 May 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.

13 May 2016

IMMANA Fellow Miehgan Bruce looks back on both the challenges and excitement of working at the nexus of agriculture and nutrition

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