Can mobile phones be used for monitoring nutrition at large scales in Africa? It depends on who is talking. Read more in the latest blog from the IMMANA-funded SCAN project.
IMMANA Fellow Dr. Abu Hayat Md. Saiful Islam blogs about the nexus between agriculture and nutrition in Bangladesh
Caitlin Joseph explores how important gender equality is to achieving sustainable development - and crucially; how to go about measuring it.
Just how useful are conceptual frameworks? The team from IMMANA's SCAN project weigh up the merits of using detailed frameworks to reflect the complex interlinkages in agriculture, nutrition and health, versus keeping things simple, understandable and usable.
Matilda Laar discusses her IMMANA Fellowship experience with Caitlin Joseph
Round 1 IMMANA Fellow, Cynthia Matare reflects on her experience as an IMMANA Fellow and shares advice for future researchers in her field.
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.
Mehroosh Tak of LANSA and LCIRAH discusses the research she will present at the ANH Academy Week
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
IMMANA Fellow Miehgan Bruce looks back on both the challenges and excitement of working at the nexus of agriculture and nutrition
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.
Frances Knight talks about Optifood's uses ahead of the Learning Lab session she will be leading at ANH Academy Week
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
IMMANA Fellow, Mieghan Bruce hosted the first IMMANA Journal Club which explored livestock ownership, consumption of animal sourced foods and child nutrition.
Interview with Bekele Megersa, Ethiopia, IMMANA Fellowship holder under Round 1