This IFPRI’s flagship publication, puts into perspective the major food policy issues, developments, and decisions in 2014 and highlights challenges and opportunities for 2015. The report calls for a renewed focus on middle-income countries, which are home to the majority of the world’s hungry and malnourished. It also covers other issues that are integral to achieving food and nutrition security, including sanitation, family farming, social protection, food safety, conflicts, and aquaculture.
Full Report http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/129072
Book Chapters http://bit.ly/1FBAbeJ
An embeddable GFPR widget utilizing data from the Report http://www.tellmaps.com/ifpri/embed2.jsp
Alejandro Nin-Pratt’s paper, Agricultural intensification in Ghana: Evaluating the optimist’s case for a Green evolution http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll5/id/4481 has been selected for January by Elsevier’s Advisory Board, which each month will showcase research that can or has already significantly impact people’s lives around the world. His article will be hosted prominently from January 2015 on Elsevier.com, which is visited by approximately three million people each month. Elsevier commissioned a journalist to write up a summary, art work and Q&A to help readers around the world understand the social impact of the research. This article was published as Open Access (paid by Michigan U.), which will facilitate its accessibility and uptake.
To date I have published two papers related to my PhD research in Adolescent Nutrition, as well as a review paper on Food Supplementation in HIV patients; all of which I will be happy to share with anyone interested.
Please feel free to contact me either here or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a happy and productive 2015!
Just click here https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ifprigfprsurvey to take the Global Food Policy Report Survey. Once you complete the survey, you will have an opportunity to enter a drawing for one of several US$100 Amazon gift cards.
Your opinion is very important to us and to the millions who are suffering from hunger. All responses will be kept confidential and anonymous. We would appreciate hearing from you by January 14.
A consortium of nations, organizations, researchers, and academics has released the first-ever comprehensive narrative on global health and country-level progress toward reducing malnutrition across the globe. The Global Nutrition Report (GNR) provides a global profile and country profiles on nutrition for each of the United Nations’ 192 member states, and includes specific progress for each country. It will be a centerpiece of the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) in Rome on 19-21 November, organized by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization and the World Health Organization.
Full Report http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/128484 and Issue Briefs [English http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/128485 French http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/128488 Portuguese http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/128486 Spanish http://ebrary.ifpri.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15738coll2/id/128487]
More information: Global Nutrition Report website http://www.globalnutritionreport.org and Data and Visualization Platform http://www.globalnutritionreport.org/data-and-visualization-platform
Dr. Daqing He and Wei Jeng, PhD student, University of Pittsburgh, Luz Marina Alvare, IFPRI-CGIAR
Sep 11, 2014, 10:00 am, EST
This webinar will feature: Latest study on researcher interactions on Mendeley network and two users on how Mendeley supports discovery of new insights, easy to use annotation and cross collaboration, and sharing knowledge.
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Collaborative bibliography of research publications related to agriculture, nutrition and health, which was first initiated during the 2020 Conference on “Leveraging Agriculture for Improving Nutrition and Health”. This is the collaborative effort of the ‘CGIAR Research Program on Agriculture for Nutrition and Health (A4NH)' http://www.a4nh.cgiar.org led by IFPRI and Communications and Knowledge Management (CKM) of IFPRI.