News and events

18 May 2018

Our new blog post considers current research on food safety, identifies areas for additional work and suggests ways to make research on food safety in low and middle-income countries more robust and replicable.

11 April 2018

IMMANA Fellow Taddese A. Zerfu from Ethiopia blogs about factors behind maternal anemia in low income settings.

13 March 2018

Namukolo Covic from A4NH tells why she is looking forward to ANH Academy Week 2018.

7 March 2018

Udayan Rathore, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, blogs about social safety nets and women's empowerment.

9 February 2018

On Women In Science Day 2018, Thalia Sparling talks about her journey so far with Anna Marry.

8 February 2018

In our latest blog post, Andrea Spray provides an update from her IMMANA-funded project Using Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) to understand the relationships between labour-saving agricultural innovations, women’s time use and maternal and child nutrition outcomes.

25 January 2018

In this blog post, IMMANA Grantee Dr. Giacomo Zanello from University of Reading describes the use of activity trackers to measure energy expenditure in agricultural and rural livelihoods.

10 January 2018

IMMANA Fellow Chris Conz shares his thoughts on nutrition and history in Lesotho.

19 December 2017

IMMANA grantee David Little of Stirling University blogs from the WorldFish Global Workshop on Nutrition-sensitive Fish Agri-food Systems, Siem Reap, Cambodia

1 December 2017

In this blog post, Dr. Sweta Bhusan gives a voice to pregnant women and new mothers from across India, who share their compelling stories.

5 October 2017

Nirali Bakhla, Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, explains how poor rural households in India depend on the so-called common pool resources (e.g. forests or pastures) for their livelihoods. 

5 October 2017

This blog by an IMMANA Grantee team member discusses the complex role of seasonality in nutrition of the rural poor, in particular women. 

5 October 2017

This blog by an IMMANA Grantee team member tells the tale of rural life in Odisha and Bihar, INdia, that limit healthcare access of many poor individuals, especially women.

21 September 2017

Sweta Bhusan discusses one dimension of decision-making that revolves around procuring, preparing and serving food to household members.

21 September 2017

IMMANA Grantee Sudha Narayanan talked to rural woman in India about their ideas of empowerment.