The 2013 Lancet nutrition series reported that rigorous evaluations on the effects of nutrition programmes are scarce or non-existent. This absence of adequate monitoring, evaluation and impact assessments represents a major constraint in food and nutrition insecurity programmes.
The ANH Academy in partnership with the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Nutrition will jointly host the 2nd Annual ANH Academy Week and the 5th Annual Feed the Future Nutrition Innovation Lab Agriculture-Nutrition Scientific Symposium on 9-13 July 2017 in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Deadline for abstract submission: 22 March 2017.
BURSARIES AVAILABLE FOR PRESENTERS FROM DEVELOPING COUNTRIES.
New Delhi, India
USAID’s MEASURE Evaluation Project is pleased to announce the international workshop on “Impact Evaluation of Population, Health and Nutrition Programs,” for English speaking professionals. The workshop is sponsored by the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) in New Delhi, India and MEASURE Evaluation, in collaboration with GEMNet-Health. The two-week course will be held July 20 – 31, 2015 in New Delhi, India.
E-Conference: Exploring the contribution of small farms to achieving food security and improved nutrition10-10-2016 - 23-10-2016
The e-mail conference allows participants to share and discuss their experiences, lessons learned and perspectives on the contribution of small farms to food security and nutrition. The kinds of issues to be discussed will include the characterization of small farms; the current (and future) contribution of small farms to the different dimensions of food security; and the best approaches for researchers to use to evaluate the contribution of small farms to food security.
Emergency/food aid is often criticized as a donor driven response, creating dependency in the short term, and undermining incentives for local agricultural development in the longer term. Usually, little is done to encourage people to build a better life and prevent them from falling back into situations where they need assistance again