News and events

27 August 2020

Grace Mwaura and Namukolo Covic highlight the African Academy of Sciences' survey and prioritization process for research in Africa.

28 July 2020

Krystal Rampalli highlights research from the Drivers of Food Choice programme shared at ANH2020.

7 July 2020

Jody Harris highlights conversations coming out of ANH2020 around measuring diets, classifying animal source foods and addressing non-communicable diseases.

7 July 2020

Greg Cooper reflects on another action-packed ANH Academy Week.

29 June 2020

Ankita Mondal and Richa Pande on highlights from ANH2019 in Hyderabad, India, and what they are excited about for ANH2020.

9 June 2020

Learn more about the new COVID-19 Hygiene Hub, a new online platform partnership to support the development and execution of effective hygiene strategies against the novel coronavirus in homes, schools and healthcare facilities.

30 April 2020

Lora Forsythe, June Po and Fiorella Picchioni highlight the disproportionate impact that COVID-19-related food systems disruptions have had on women, and implications for research, policy and community-response to ensure equity.

17 April 2020

Bhavani Shankar discusses the importance of food markets for nutrition and ensuring their safety and healthy food, reflecting on COVID-19 and a trip to a vegetable market in Bihar, India.

8 April 2020

IMMANA Fellow Taddese Alemu Zerfu discusses how to mitigate food security challenges in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) as a result of COVID-19.

4 September 2019

While most of the high-income countries are suffering from over-nutrition related issues, undernutrition remains a significant public health threat in many LMICs, with almost half of all deaths in children under 5 years in LMICs attributable to poor nutrition.

8 August 2019

After having followed 120 farmers in Ghana, India, and Nepal for almost 3,500 days across a whole agricultural season, an IMMANA funded project exploring the use of accelerometry-based technologies for measuring energy expenditure has published a field manual for practitioners.

31 July 2019

Elena Martinez, Research Analyst at the CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH), reflects on some of the key takeaways for empowerment and gender at ANH2019

3 May 2019

The ANH Academy teamed up with a group of London-based school students who employed geospatial methods to map their local food environments. Find out about the work and view the maps!

30 August 2018

Janet Hodur from IFPRI is explaining why you should attend the upcoming 'Accelerating the end of hunger and malnutrition' event in Bangkok.

28 August 2018

When all you have to eat is tortillas and beans... - In our latest blog, IMMANA Grantees share insights from fieldwork in Guatemala.