News and events

14 March 2018

This event is part of the Webinar Series “Agriculture-Nutrition-Health linkages: Research in the African context” jointly designed by ANH Academy and African Nutrition Society to serve as a platform for learning and sharing amongst early career researchers.

13 March 2018

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

8 March 2018

This International Women's Day, read about what IMMANA projects are doing on gender, agriculture, nutriiton and health.

7 March 2018

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

5 March 2018

The 2rd Annual ANH Academy Week will take place in Accra, Ghana from 25 - 29 June 2018. For more information visit:

28 February 2018

The Symposium is organised by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

The purpose of the symposium is to strengthen understanding of how to tackle the double burden of malnutrition and will cover 5 thematic areas including epidemiology, biology, assessment, interventions and policy implications.

There is no registration fee to attend this symposium.

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.

31 January 2018

Join the fifth webinar in the series "Agriculture-Nutrition-Health linkages: Research in the African context”.

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.

5 January 2018

Can well-designed programmes for agricultural asset transfers to rural women lead to positive nutritional outcomes? The Collective for Social Science Research is trying to find out.

20 December 2017

The ANH Academy used an adapted version of the 'Diet Dimensions' policy game to co-lead a session at the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement's Global Gathering.  Read about the workshop and how you can adapt the game for different audiences, too.

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

12 December 2017

This is the fourth webinar in the series “Agriculture-Nutrition-Health linkages: Research in the African context”.

3 November 2017

This is the third webinar in the series “Agriculture-Nutrition-Health linkages: Research in the African context”.